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Tommie Pierson
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 66
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$103.20/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 29, 1946
Place of birthRipley, Tennessee
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Tommie Pierson (b. January 29, 1946) is a Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 66. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Pierson's professional experience includes working as a pastor at Greater St. Mark Family Church and assembly worker at General Motors.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Pierson served on the following committees:

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Education
Elementary and Secondary Education
Government Oversight and Accountability
Higher Education
Ways and Means
Joint Committee on Public Employee Retirement

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Pierson served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Missouri House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Tommie Pierson is unopposed in the Democratic primary. John Saxton is unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Pierson won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 66. Pierson defeated Terry L. Wilson Sr. in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Julie Stone (L) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 66, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTommie Pierson Incumbent 92.2% 14,427
     Libertarian Julie Stone 7.8% 1,218
Total Votes 15,645
Missouri House of Representatives, District 66 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTommie Pierson Incumbent 57% 2,343
Terry L. Wilson, Sr. 43% 1,769
Total Votes 4,112

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010, Pierson won election to the Missouri House of Representatives. Pierson's opponent in the August 3 primary was Ann Terry Johnson.

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Pierson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Pierson raised a total of $52,303 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[4]

Tommie Pierson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Missouri House of Representatives, District 66 Won $26,840
2010 Missouri House of Representatives, District 69 Won $25,463
Grand Total Raised $52,303

2012

Pierson won re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Pierson raised a total of $26,840.
Missouri House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tommie Pierson's campaign in 2012
Committee to Elect Tommie L. Pierson$4,135
BNSF Railway$900
Ameren$850
Sheet Metal Workers International Association$600
Union Pacific Railroad$600
Total Raised in 2012$26,840
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, a year in which Pierson was up for re-election, she collected $25,463 in donations.[5]

Her four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Cmte to Elect Tommie Pierson $1,578
Scott, Dr Alphonso $1,000
Anheuser-Busch $850
Young, Shonte $800

Personal

Pierson and his wife, JoAnn, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 66
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 69
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Margo McNeil (D)