Thomas Stallworth III
|Thomas Stallworth III|
|Michigan House of Representatives District 8|
|January 1. 2011-Present|
|January 1, 2013|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Bachelor's||Michigan State University|
Stallworth graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in Urban Planning and Development.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Stallworth has been appointed to these committees:
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.
Previous Offices Held
Stallworth started his career as a manager with the Detroit Urban League and then went to work for the City of Detroit as an appointee of the Coleman A. Young administration. Stallworth spent the next 25 years as an executive at firms such as MichCon and DTE Energy, overseeing their human resources, case management and collections departments.
Political Campaign History
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).
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 8 General election (2010)|
|Thomas Stallworth III (D)||22,818|
|Keith Franklin (R)||597|
More Voting Record Details
- List of all of Thomas Stallworth’s roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s “advanced search” to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
In 2010, Stallworth raised $16,927 in contributions. 
His six largest contributors were:
|Stallworth Iii, Thomas F||$4,000|
Thomas Stallworth's Campaign Contributions
Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State
Rep. John Olumba
S687 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Phone: (517) 373-2276
- Official Biography
- Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010