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Thomas Wagoner
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Alaska State Senate District Q
Former member
In office
2003-2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$189 or $234/day
Elections and appointments
First elected2002
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor, City of Kenai
1983-1986
Education
Bachelor'sEastern Washington University, 1969
Master'sUniversity of Alaska, Anchorage, 1980
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 19, 1942
Place of birthPylesville, MD
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionMethodist
CandidateVerification
Thomas Wagoner (b. September 19, 1942) is a former Republican member of the Alaska State Senate, representing the Q District from 2003 to 2013.

Wagoner received a B.A. in Technical Design in 1966 and a B.A. in Education in 1969 at Eastern Washington University. He went on to earn a M.A. in Education Administration at the University of Alaska, Anchorage in 1980. [1]

Wagoner previously served as the Mayor of Kenai, and was a member of the Kenai City Council.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wagoner served on these committees:

  • Subcommittee on Environmental Conservation
  • Subcommittee on Fish and Game
  • Subcommittee on Natural Resources

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wagoner served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Alaska State Senate elections, 2012

Wagoner ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Alaska State Senate District 15 (O). He was defeated by Peter Micciche in the August 28, 2012, Republican primary.[2][3] Micciche has no opponent in the November election. [4]

Alaska State Senate, District 15 (O) Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Micciche 58.6% 3,963
Thomas Wagoner Incumbent 41.4% 2,797
Total Votes 6,760

2008

In 2008 Wagoner was re-elected to the Alaska State Senate, District Q. Wagoner finished with 10,613 votes (60.99%) while his opponent Nels Anderson finished with 6,729 votes (38.67%).[5] Wagoner raised $59,605 for his campaign fund.[6]

Alaska State Senate, District Q (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Wagoner (R) 10,613 60.99%
Nels Anderson (D) 6,729 38.67%

Campaign donors

2010 (Off-cycle)

Wagoner raised no money in the 2010 election cycle.

2008

In 2008, Wagoner collected $59,605 in donations.[7]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Alaska Republican Party $8,500
Thomas Wagoner $6,500
Tesoro Corp $2,000
Southeast Alaska Seiners $1,550
Kenai Peninsula Republican Women $1,500

Bill Sponsorship

Here is a list of the bills sponsored by Senator Thomas Wagoner.

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Personal

Thomas Wagoner was born in Pylesville, Maryland. He has two children and resides with his wife Dorothy in Kenai, Alaska.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska State Senate District Q
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Bert Stedman (R)