|Hawaii House of Representatives District 22|
|November 4, 2014|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Hawaii - Manoa|
|Place of birth||Honolulu, HI|
Brower's professional history includes working as a Senior Aide with Ann Kobayashi, Information Specialist with the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Senior Assistant with the Doctor Duke Bainum Medical Doctor, and a talk show host.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brower served on the following committees:
|Hawaii Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Consumer Protection & Commerce|
|• Economic Development & Business|
|• Veterans, Military, & International Affairs, & Culture and the Arts|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brower served on these committees:
|Hawaii Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Consumer Protection & Commerce|
|• Economic Revitalization & Business|
|• International Affairs|
|• Tourism, Chair|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brower served on these committees:
|Hawaii Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Hawaiian Affairs|
|• Human Services, Vice Chair|
Brower's campaign website lists the following issues:
- Efficient, Honest, Open, Government
- Excerpt: "I believe in accountable, efficient government with appropriate private-public partnerships with proper funding for public health, safety and defense organizations, (Police, Fire, Army reserves.) I will oppose increases in our GET tax collections."
- Community Minded
- Excerpt: "My relationship with our land and its people is meaningful and I will fight for your rights and beliefs to live a more healthy, safe, open and prosperous life in our home."
- Environment & Preservation
- Excerpt: "I stand for simple, open and conservative development that creates a Hawaiian sense of place and uses elements of architecture’s open, International Style of design. We must preserve our historic buildings, neighborhoods and landmarks."
- Team Work & Consensus Building
- Excerpt: "I believe in anticipating our future needs and working to create a more manageable, livable future."
- Affordable Health Insurance
- Excerpt: "I support better health coverage for all. I am in support of allowing residents and independent contract workers to join in 'purchasing pools' for purposes of obtaining health insurance to decrease the number of the uninsured and keep costs down. I also support efficient state funded health insurance for the needy."
Brower won re-election in the 2012 election for Hawaii House of Representatives District 22. Brower ran unopposed in the August 11 Democratic primary and defeated Marcus Hester (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 22, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Tom Brower Incumbent||69.6%||4,317|
Brower won re-election to the 23rd District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition on September 18, 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010. Thomas White ran on the Republican ticket for this seat.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 23 (2010)|
|Tom Brower (D)||3,525||59.1%|
|Thomas White (R)||1,847||31.0%|
On November 4, 2008, Brower won re-election to the Hawaii House of Representatives from Hawaii's 23rd District, defeating Anne Stevens (R). Brower received 3,852 votes in the election while Stevens received 2,924 votes. Brower raised $27,545 for his campaign; Stevens raised $47,700.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 23|
|Tom Brower (D)||3,852||50.3%|
|Anne Stevens (R)||2,924||38.2%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Brower raised $21,775 in contributions. 
His four largest contributors were:
|Friends Of K Mark Takai||$2,000|
|Hawaii Association Of Realtors||$1,900|
|Hawaii State Teachers Association||$1,700|
|Hawaii Government Employees Association||$1,500|
In 2008, Brower collected $27,545 in campaign contributions. The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:
|Hawaii Operating Engineers||$2,000|
|Hawaii Government Employees Association||$1,750|
|Friends of Scott Nishimoto||$1,750|
|Friends of Mark Takai||$1,500|
|Hawaii Carpenters Local 745||$1,500|
Brower is a volunteer with Citizens Patrol and Community Clean Up, former President of the Resident Association, and member of the Waikiki Neighborhood.
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- Tom Brower's campaign website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2000
- ↑ Tom Brower, accessed September 27, 2012
- ↑ State of Hawaii: Office of Elections, "Federal/State/County Candidates, 2012 Primary Elections," retrieved June 11, 2012
- ↑ Hawaii Secretary of State - Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ State of Hawaii Office of Elections, “Hawaii General 2012 - State of Hawaii – Statewide,” November 20, 2012
- ↑ Hawaii State Office of Elections - 2010 general election certified results
- ↑ Hawaii House official election results for 2008
- ↑ District 23 Hawaii House candidate funds, 2008
- ↑ 2010 contributions
- ↑ 2008 contributions to Tom Brower
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Brower
Scott Saiki (D)
|Hawaii House of Representatives District 22
| Succeeded by|
|Hawaii House of Representatives District 23
| Succeeded by|
Isaac Choy (D)