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Revision as of 07:58, 10 January 2013

Tom Larson
Tom Larson.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 67
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday02/11/1948
Place of birthEau Claire, WI
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Tom Larson is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67. He was first elected in 2010.

Before assuming office, Larson owned and operated Bear Valley Electric - a company he founded approximately 20 years ago. He is a master electrician, and attended Chippewa Valley Technical College after graduating from Colfax High School.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Information Policy and Technology

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Larson won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 67. Larson ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Deb Bieging (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Larson Incumbent 53.2% 15,194
     Democratic Deb Bieging 46.7% 13,325
     Republican Jayme Ryan Schulner 0% 1
     - Scattering 0.1% 18
Total Votes 28,538

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Larson defeated Democrat C. W. King and Independent Thomas Lange in the November 2 general election. Larson defeated Republicans Tamara Deutsch, Dean Gullickson, James Lewis, Don Moga, and Marv Prestrud in the primary election. [3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Tom Larson (R) 12,547
C. W. King (D) 6,518
Thomas Lange (I) 969
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Tom Larson (R) 1,631 30.08%
Don Moga (R) 1,171 21.6%
Dean S. Bullickson (R) 880 16.23%
Marv Prestrud (R) 832 15.34%
James C. Lewis (R) 548 10.11%
Tamara Marie Deutsch (R) 359 6.62%

Campaign themes

Larson, in this video cites jobs, taxes and economy as the most important issues.[4]

Campaign donors

In Wisconsin, there is a $500 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan Assembly candidates.[5]

2010

In 2010, when Larson first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $107,051 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Thomas Larson $18,115
Wisconsin Realtors Association $1,000
Associated Builders & Contractors of Wisconsin $500
Wisconsin Health & Hospital Association $500
Tavern League of Wisconsin $500
Verizon $500
Alliant Energy $500
13 individual donors $500 each

Personal

Larson is married and has three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jeff Wood
Wisconsin State Assembly District 67
2010-present
Succeeded by
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