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Thomas Wagoner
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Alaska State Senate District Q
Former member
In office
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
Bachelor'sEastern Washington University, 1969
Master'sUniversity of Alaska, Anchorage, 1980
Date of birthSeptember 19, 1942
Place of birthPylesville, MD
ProfessionBusiness Owner
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


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

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


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



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


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.


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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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
Alaska State Senate District Q
Succeeded by
Bert Stedman (R)