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Thomas Vasconcelos
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Massachusetts House of Representatives Twenty-Sixth Middlesex District
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolSomerville High School, 2005
Bachelor'sBentley University, 2009
Place of birthCambridge, Massachusetts
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Thomas Michael Vasconcelos was a 2014 independent candidate for the Twenty-sixth Middlesex District of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.


Campaign themes


Vasconcelos' website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]


  • Excerpt: "Education is a state issue. I want parents, schools, and local communities to have control over a child’s education."


  • Excerpt: "I am an advocate for fiscally responsible economic policies. Instead of enjoying the benefits of free-market capitalism, we find ourselves suffering through the consequences of 'crony capitalism.'"

Same-Sex Marriage & LGBT Issues

  • Excerpt: "My personal belief is that the government should not be in the business of deciding who can use the word “marriage.” Marriage is a voluntary and consensual commitment between two adults."

Reproductive Issues

  • Excerpt: "Decisions involving abortion (and other reproductive issues) should remain as local as possible."


  • Excerpt: "It is abundantly clear to me that humans are detrimentally altering our environment. Education is critical in tackling our environmental issues. This movement will need to continue to come from the private sector, as well as innovation within the field of renewable energy."



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See also: Massachusetts House of Representatives elections, 2012

Vasconcelos ran in the 2012 election for Massachusetts House of Representatives Twenty-Sixth Middlesex District. He ran unopposed in the September 6 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent Timothy Toomey, Jr. (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Massachusetts House of Representatives, Twenty-Sixth Middlesex District, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTimothy Toomey, Jr. Incumbent 68.4% 10,898
     Republican Thomas Vasconcelos 6.4% 1,021
     Independent Mike Connolly 25.2% 4,010
Total Votes 15,929

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