Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Difference between revisions of "Robert Tomlinson"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(Campaign donors)
Line 59: Line 59:
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Tomilson earned his Bachelor's Degree from West Chester State College in 1970 and later graduated from Miami Dade School of Mortuary Science in 1971.  His professional experience includes working as a former Funeral Director.
+
Tomilson earned his bachelor's degree from West Chester State College in 1970 and later graduated from Miami Dade School of Mortuary Science in 1971.  His professional experience includes working as a former funeral director.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
Line 271: Line 271:
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Mike is married to Nancy Tomilson.  They have two children and reside in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.
+
Mike is married to Nancy Tomilson.  They have two children and resides in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
Line 277: Line 277:
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Robert + Tomlinson + Pennsylvania + Senate''''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Robert + Tomlinson + Pennsylvania + Senate''''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Robert+Tomlinson+Pennsylvania+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Robert Tomlinson News Feed</rss>
+
{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Robert+Tomlinson+Pennsylvania+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Robert Tomlinson News Feed}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 14:37, 6 September 2013

Robert Tomlinson
RobertTomlinson.jpg
Pennsylvania State Senate District 6
Incumbent
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
November 30, 2014
Years in position 19
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$82,026/year
Per diem$159/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
1991-1994
Education
Bachelor'sWest Chester State College, 1970
Personal
BirthdayDecember 4, 1945
Place of birthNewtown, PA
ProfessionFuneral Director
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert "Tommy" M. Tomlinson (b. December 4, 1945) is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania State Senate, representing District 6. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.

Tomilson served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1991 to 1994 and was a member of the Bensalem School Board from 1978 to 1990.

Biography

Tomilson earned his bachelor's degree from West Chester State College in 1970 and later graduated from Miami Dade School of Mortuary Science in 1971. His professional experience includes working as a former funeral director.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tomlinson served on the following committees:

Pennsylvania Committee Assignments, 2013
Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure, Chair
Appropriations, Vice Chair
Community, Economic & Recreational Development
Education
Transportation
Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tomlinson served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Tomlinson served on these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2010

Tomlinson won re-election to District 6. He was unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary and defeated Democrat Bryan Allen in the November 2 general election.[1]

Pennsylvania State Senate District 6
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Robert Tomlinson (R) 49,958
Bryan Allen (D) 35,879

2006

On November 7, 2006, Tomlinson was re-elected to Pennsylvania State Senate District 6.[2]

Tomlinson raised $505,761 for this campaign.[3]

Pennsylvania State Senate District 6
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png TOMLINSON, ROBERT TOMMY (R) 47,772
LANG, PAUL (D) 41,685

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Robert Tomlinson is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Robert Tomlinson raised a total of $3,541,939 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 6, 2013.[4]

Robert Tomlinson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $350,899
2010 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Won $521,553
2008 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $273,322
2006 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Won $505,761
2004 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $366,589
2002 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Won $1,198,539
2000 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Not up for election $55,945
1998 Pennsylvania State Senate, District 6 Won $269,331
Grand Total Raised $3,541,939

2012

Robert Tomlinson was not up for election to the Pennsylvania State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Robert Tomlinson raised a total of $350,899.

2010

Tomlinson raised $497,321 during the 2010 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Republican Party $138,031
Lower Bucks Leadership Fund $15,000
Southeast Republican Senate Victory Cmte $10,000
PECO Energy $9,000
Students First $7,500

2006

Tomlinson raised $505,761 during the 2006 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[6]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Republican Party $47,550
Pennsylvania Association of Realtors $9,300
Peco Energy $8,500
Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association $8,400
Pennsylvania State Education Association $8,000
Pennsylvania Optometric Association $7,250
Comcast $6,800
Plumbers 690 $6,500
Pennsylvania Dental Association $6,000
S.R. Wojdak & Associates $5,700

Personal

Mike is married to Nancy Tomilson. They have two children and resides in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Robert + Tomlinson + Pennsylvania + Senate'"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Robert Tomlinson News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
'
Pennsylvania State Senate District +
1995–present
Succeeded by
NA