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Tom Clauder

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Tom Clauder
Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly District 79
Political party Republican
Website Campaign website
Tom Clauder was a Republican candidate for District 79 of the Wisconsin State Assembly. The primary election was on September 14, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.[1]

Clauder was Mayor of Fitchburg for 6 years and a member of the Dane county Board of Supervisors for 10 years.

He is retired from Law enforcement, where he was a Juvenile Officer and Court Officer. Clauder holds an Associate Degree from Madison Area Technical School.[2]



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Clauder ran in the 2010 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 79. Clauder was defeated by Democratic incumbent Sondy Pope-Roberts in the general election on November 2, 2010. Clauder defeated Carl Skalitzky in the Republican primary election on September 14, 2010.[3][4]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 79 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sondy Pope-Roberts (D) 19,937
Tom Clauder (R) 13,842
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 79 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Tom Clauder (R) 3,757 75.58%
Carl Skalitzky (R) 1,212 24.38%

Campaign themes

Clauder's main themes on his website are:

  • Jobs - Wants to attract new businesses through business-friendly policies.
  • Budget & Taxes - Believes the budget deficit must be fixed.
  • Education - Supports more federal aid for Wisconsin schools.[5]

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