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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 7
 
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  |Tenure = January 1, 2011 - present
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Stallworth III''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 7.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Stallworth III''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing [[Michigan House of Representatives District 7|District 7]].  He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. Stallworth was a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan State Senate elections, 2014#District 5|District 5]] of the [[Michigan State Senate]].<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/14PRI/14PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', “2014 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing,” accessed May 1, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2013-2014===
 
===2013-2014===
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Stallworth III served on the following committees:
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==Elections==
 
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Stallworth won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 7. He defeated [[Jeanette Williams]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Mark Ashley Price]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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Stallworth won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 7. He defeated [[Jeanette Williams]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Mark Ashley Price]] (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' "Election Results - Primary Election - August 07, 2012," accessed June 18, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12GEN/12GENall.html ''Michigan Department of State'', "Election Results - General Election - November 06, 2012," accessed November 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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Stallworth defeated incumbent [[George Cushingberry, Jr.]] in the August 3 Democratic primary by garnering 1,837 votes. [[Leslie Love]] received 1,733, Cushingberry received 1,698 votes, Stephanie Miley received 1,480, and eight other candidates received fewer than 1,000 votes. Stallworth defeated [[Keith Franklin]] (R) in the general election on November 2.
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Stallworth defeated incumbent [[George Cushingberry, Jr.]] in the August 3 Democratic primary by garnering 1,837 votes. [[Leslie Love]] received 1,733, Cushingberry received 1,698 votes, Stephanie Miley received 1,480, and eight other candidates received fewer than 1,000 votes. Stallworth defeated [[Keith Franklin]] (R) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/10PRIall.html ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "Election Results - Primary Election - August 03, 2010," accessed November 29, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10GEN/10GENall.html ''Michigan Department of State'', "Election Results - General Election - November 02, 2010," accessed November 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Stallworth raised $16,927 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''followthemoney.org'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>   
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In 2010, Stallworth raised $16,927 in contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "Stallworth III, Thomas," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>   
  
 
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==Scorecards==
 
==Scorecards==
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes,'' "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
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The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes'', "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
  
 
====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://008.housedems.com/ Office website]
 
*[http://008.housedems.com/ Office website]
 
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2013&EntityID=27295&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
 
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2013&EntityID=27295&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000046/thomas-stallworth-iii/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=37379 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=37379 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=37379 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=37379 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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Thomas Stallworth III
Thomas Stallworth.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 7
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sMichigan State University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas Stallworth III is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 7. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. Stallworth was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 5 of the Michigan State Senate.[1]

Biography

Stallworth earned his bachelor's degree in Urban Planning and Development from Michigan State University. His professional experience includes working as a manager with the Detroit Urban League, a civil servant for the City of Detroit under Mayor Coleman A. Young, and an executive at firms such as MichCon and DTE Energy, overseeing their human resources, case management and collections departments.

Issues

Voting record details

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Education
Energy and Technology, Vice-chair
Health Policy

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Stallworth served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. David Knezek defeated five other candidates in the Democratic primary. Jennifer Rynicki was unopposed in the Republican primary. Knezek defeated Rynicki in the general election. Incumbent Tupac Hunter (D) did not seek re-election due to term limits.[2][3][4][5]

Michigan State Senate, District 5 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHoon-Yung Hopgood 62.3% 42,835
     Republican Darrell McNeill 37.7% 25,919
Total Votes 68,754

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Stallworth won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 7. He defeated Jeanette Williams in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Mark Ashley Price (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 7, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngThomas Stallworth III Incumbent 98% 39,384
     Republican Mark Price 2% 813
Total Votes 40,197

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Stallworth defeated incumbent George Cushingberry, Jr. in the August 3 Democratic primary by garnering 1,837 votes. Leslie Love received 1,733, Cushingberry received 1,698 votes, Stephanie Miley received 1,480, and eight other candidates received fewer than 1,000 votes. Stallworth defeated Keith Franklin (R) in the general election on November 2.[8][9]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 8 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Stallworth III (D) 22,818
Keith Franklin (R) 597

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Stallworth is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Stallworth raised a total of $63,665 during that time period. This information was last updated on December 21, 2013.[10]

Thomas Stallworth III's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan House, District 7 Won $32,085
2010 Michigan House, District 8 Won $16,927
2006 Michigan House, District 8 Won $14,653
Grand Total Raised $63,665

2012

Stallworth won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Stallworth raised a total of $32,085.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Thomas Stallworth III's campaign in 2012
DTE Energy$4,500
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan$2,700
Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association$2,000
CMS Energy$1,500
AFSCME$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$32,085
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Stallworth raised $16,927 in contributions.[11]

His six largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Stallworth Iii, Thomas F $4,000
Logan, George $1,000
Jackson, Maxie $1,000
AFSME PAC $1,000
Auto Workers $1,000
Logan, Steven $1,000

Scorecards

Tea Party Scorecard

The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.[12]

January 2011 - March 2012

Thomas Stallworth III received a 6% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[12]

Personal

Stallworth has served as a board member of the Detroit School Board, the Wayne County Child Care Coordinating Council, The Black Child Development Institute, Children’s Aid Society, The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW), and as Director of the Black Caucus Foundation of Michigan (BCF).

Recent news

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See also

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jimmy Womack (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 7
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Michigan House of Representatives District 8
2011–2013
Succeeded by
David E. Nathan (D)