Wyatt Thomas "Tommy" Tucker, Sr.
|North Carolina State Senate District 35|
| January 26, 2011 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position ||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|City Councilman/Mayor Pro Tem, Weddington|
|1994 – 1996|
|Commissioner, Union County|
|1996 – 2000|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Profession||Owner, Parks Heating and Cooling|
is a Republican
member of the North Carolina State Senate
, representing District 35. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
Tucker attended North Carolina State University. He became the owner of Parks Heating and Cooling in 2000 after working as a factory representative for International Comfort Products. Tucker has served as a member of the Weddington City Council and a Union County Commissioner. He is a veteran of the United States Navy.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tucker served on the following committees:
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tucker served on these committees:
- See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2012
Tucker ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 8. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina State Senate, District 35, General Election, 2012
||Wyatt Tucker Incumbent
- See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2010
Tucker won election to the North Carolina State Senate District 35 in the November 2 general election. He defeated Edward McGuire (D).
| North Carolina Senate, General Election Results, District 35 (2010)
| Wyatt Tucker (R)
| Edward McGuire (D)
| North Carolina State Senate Republican Primary, District 35 (2010)
| Wyatt Tucker
| Fern Shubert
Comprehensive donor information for Tucker is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Tucker raised a total of $154,182 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 29, 2013.
Tucker won re-election to the North Carolina State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Tucker raised a total of $41,675
|North Carolina State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Tommy Tucker's campaign in 2012|
|Carolinas Healthcare System||$4,000|
|North Carolina Home Builders Association||$2,500|
|North Carolina Hospital Association||$2,500|
|North Carolina Dermatology Association||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$41,675|
|Source:Follow the Money
- See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election
Tommy Tucker endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.
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