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|
- 1 Committee assignments
- 2 Elections
- 3 Previous Offices Held
- 4 Political campaign history
- 5 Campaign donors
- 6 Thomas Stallworth's Campaign Contributions
- 7 Scorecards
- 8 Recent news
- 9 External links
- 10 References
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 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.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 7 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Thomas Stallworth III Incumbent||65%||6,943|
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
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.
January 2011 - March 2012
Thomas Stallworth III received a 6% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.
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- Official Biography
- Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Michigan Board of Elections-2012 Candidate List
- Thomas Stallworth on Facebook