was a 2012 Republican
candidate seeking election to the U.S. House
representing the 5th Congressional District
Wassa has worked as a firefighter, policeman, and city councilman for over 27 years. 
On his website, Wassa expresses support for the following issues: pro life, second amendment rights, repealing the health care bill, worker's rights, the U.S. Constitution, strong defense and border, and fiscal responsibility. 
- See also: Michigan's 5th congressional district elections, 2012
Wassa ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Michigan's 5th District. He was defeated by Jim Slezak in the August 7 Republican primary.
|Michigan's 5th Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
| Tom Wassa
Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Wassa's reports.
|Tom Wassa (2012) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|April Quarterly||March 31, 2012||$2,000.00||$2,510.00||$(2,988.83)||$1,521.17|
|July Quarterly||June 30, 2012||$1,521.17||$8,268.67||$(4,892.88)||$4,896.96|