Thomas Stallworth III
|Thomas Stallworth III|
|Michigan House of Representatives District 8|
| Assumed office|
January 1, 2011
| Current term ends|
January 1, 2013
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).
Thomas Stallworth's Campaign Contributions
Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State
Thomas Stallworth’s Committee Assignments, 2010-2011 Legislature
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
- Campaign Contributions
- Project Vote Smart profile
- Map of 8th House District
- Index of all Michigan representatives