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Tobin won re-election to the 1st district seat in 2010.  Tobin and [[Karen Fann]] won the Republican primary.  They then defeated Democrat [[Lindsay Bell]] in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/AZ/19539/32216/en/summary.html Primary results]</ref><ref>[http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/AZ/22333/36968/en/summary.html General election results]</ref>
 
Tobin won re-election to the 1st district seat in 2010.  Tobin and [[Karen Fann]] won the Republican primary.  They then defeated Democrat [[Lindsay Bell]] in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/AZ/19539/32216/en/summary.html Primary results]</ref><ref>[http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/AZ/22333/36968/en/summary.html General election results]</ref>
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Revision as of 19:02, 30 November 2010

Andy Tobin
Arizona House of Representatives District 1
Incumbent
Assumed office
2007
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Manager, TLC Employee Benefits and Consulting
Website Andy Tobin
Andy Tobin is a Republican member of the Arizona House of Representatives. He has represented the 1st District since 2007 and currently serves as House Majority Whip.

Tobin is a Manager with TLC Employee Benefits and Consulting. He has also worked as CEO of a local aerospace company, banker, insurance, and real estate lender.

He is a member of the Chamber of Commerce, Hugh O'Brian Foundation, Muscular Dystrophy Association Board, Saint Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Sharlot Hall Museum Board, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.[1]

Issue positions

Tobin did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Tobin is urging his fellow state legislators to consider adopting a Arizona Racino Amendment (2010), which would allow "racetrack casinos" or "racinos" in the state as a way of making up for tax revenues that are fast declining in the state's economic recession.[3]

Committee assignments

Tobin's sponsored bills include:

  • HB 2102 - financial institution records; disclosure; notice
  • HB 2106 - prohibit photo radar; state highways
  • HB 2426 - enhanced driver licenses; prohibition
  • HB 2564 - abortion

For a full listed of sponsored bills see the House website.

Elections

2010

See also: Arizona House of Representatives elections, 2010

Tobin won re-election to the 1st district seat in 2010. Tobin and Karen Fann won the Republican primary. They then defeated Democrat Lindsay Bell in the November 2 general election.[4][5]

Arizona House of Representatives, District 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andy Tobin (R) 46,401
Green check mark transparent.png Karen Fann (R) 41,082
Lindsay Bell (D) 29,214
Arizona House of Representatives, District 1 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andy Tobin (R) 21,407
Green check mark transparent.png Karen Fann (R) 14,409
Noel Campbell (R) 12,895

2008

On November 4, 2008, Tobin and Lucy Mason won re-election to the 1st District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Dennis Grittner (D).[6]

Tobin raised $20,630 for the campaign, Mason raised $2,311, and Grittner raised $21,457.[7]

Arizona State House, District 1 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lucy Mason (R) 55,861
Green check mark transparent.png Andy Tobin (R) 52,819
Dennis Grittner (D) 36,669

Campaign donors

Below are Tobin's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[8]

Contributor 2008 total
AZ Assoc of Realtors $600
AZ Medical Assoc $500
Grand Canyon State Electric Cooperative Assoc $390
Cox Communications $390
S L Mills $390

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arizona State House District 1
2007–present
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