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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 77
  assumed office      = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2011]] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Hooker''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 77 since January 1, 2011.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Hooker''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 77 since January 1, 2011.
  

Revision as of 03:11, 10 November 2011

Thomas Hooker
Thomas Hooker.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 77
Incumbent
In office
January 1. 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sGrand Valley State University
Master'sWestern Michigan University
Personal
ProfessionTeacher
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas Hooker is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 77 since January 1, 2011.

Hooker is a Red Cross instructor. He has previously worked as a teacher in the Byron Center Public School system.

Hooker graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor's degree, and then from Western Michigan University with his Master's degree.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hooker has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hooker won election to the District 77 Seat in 2010. He defeated Frank Murin, Rusty Richter, Dave Van Houten and Nate Vriesman in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Scott Barton (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 77 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Hooker (R) 18,088
Scott Barton (D) 6,913
Brian Boyer (L) 682

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Hooker raised $28,247 in contributions. [1]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Hooker, Thomas B $6,489
Michigan Farm Bureau $2,000
Friends Of West Michigan Business $1,000
Blue Cross Blue Sheild Of Michigan $1,000
Michigan Chamber Of Commerce $1,000

Personal

Hooker and his wife Pam have two children.

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