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name                = Tom Larson|
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|Name = Tom Larson
political position  = [[Wisconsin State Assembly|Wisconsin State Assembly District 67]]|
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|Profile picture = Tom Larson.jpg
incumbency          = Representative|
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|Position = Wisconsin State Assembly District 67
assumed office     = 2011 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2011 - Present
political party    = [[Republican]]|
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|Term ends = January 5, 2015
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|Assumed office = 2011
website             =[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=67 Official Assembly website]
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|Political party = Republican
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|Base salary = $49,943/year
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|Per diem = $88/day
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|Last election =[[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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{{tnr}}'''Thomas "Tom" Larson''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
}}{{tnr}}'''Tom Larson''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], District 67.  
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==Biography==
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Larson attended Chippewa Valley Technical College after graduating from Colfax High School.
  
Larson is founder, owner and operator of Bear Valley Electric for approximately 20 years. <ref>[http://tomlarsonforassembly.com/ Campaign website]</ref>
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Before assuming office, Larson owned and operated Bear Valley Electric - a company he founded approximately 20 years ago. He is a master electrician.<ref>[http://tomlarsonforassembly.com/ Campaign website]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Larson served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Energy and Utilities
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|Committee2 =Family Law
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|Chair2=Chair
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|Committee3 = Jobs, Economy and Mining
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Small Business Development
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|Committee6 = Transportation
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Larson served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Energy and Utilities
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|Committee2 =Judiciary and Ethics
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|Chair2=Vice Chair
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|Committee3 =Rural Economic Development
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2010====
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Larson, in this [http://host.madison.com/vmix_c6a184f5-1ea0-5918-9e33-84209e292473.html video] cites jobs, taxes and economy as the most important issues.<ref>[http://host.madison.com/vmix_c6a184f5-1ea0-5918-9e33-84209e292473.html ''Madison.com,'' Tom Larson]</ref>
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==Elections== 
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===2012=== 
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Larson won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 67|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.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67, General Election
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|party1 =Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 =Republican
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|party4 =-
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|winner1 = Tom Larson
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|Inc1 =Y
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|candidate2 =Deb Bieging
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|candidate3 =Jayme Ryan Schulner
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|candidate4 =''Scattering''
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|votes1 =15194
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|votes2 =13325
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|votes3 =1
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|votes4=18
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==Elections==
 
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
  
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 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. <ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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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.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
Larson, in this video cites Jobs, taxes and economy as the most important issues.<ref>[http://host.madison.com/vmix_c6a184f5-1ea0-5918-9e33-84209e292473.html ''Madison.com,'' "
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{{Comprehensive donor history
Tom Larson]</ref>
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|Name = Larson
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|Full name = Tom Larson  
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|year = 2010
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|Editdate = June 6, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=147172 ''followthemoney.org'', "Larson, Tom," accessed June 6, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 52162
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67]]
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|totalraised2010 = 107051
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Larson
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|full Name = Tom Larson
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143400
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 52,162
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|org1 = Dunn County Republican Party
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|org2 = Deutsch, Tamara Marie
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|org3 = Kohler, Mary S
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|org4 = Larson, Joe
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|org5 = Sikes, Roger J
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|orgamount1 = 1000
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|orgamount2 = 600
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Larson
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|full Name = Tom Larson
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131675
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 107,051
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|org1 = Larson, Thomas
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|org2 = Wisconsin Realtors Association
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|org3 = Larson, Phyllis
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|org4 = Gallun, Edwin
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|org5 = Farrow, Michelle A
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|orgamount1 = 18115
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==Personal==
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Larson is married and has three children.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Tom + Larson + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Tom+Larson+Wisconsin+Assembly&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Tom Larson News Feed</rss>
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/W3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=67 Tom Larson on the Wisconsin State Assembly website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127153 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127153 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://tomlarsonforassembly.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://tomlarsonforassembly.com/ Campaign website]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143400 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131675 2010]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Tom-Larson-for-Assembly/154301064586909?ref=ts Larson on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Tom-Larson-for-Assembly/154301064586909?ref=ts Larson on Facebook]
*[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results List of candidates certified for the November 2, 2010 general election in Wisconsin]
 
*[http://tomlarsonforassembly.com/ Campaign website]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 11:25, 18 July 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
Education
High schoolColfax High School
Personal
Birthday02/11/1948
Place of birthEau Claire, WI
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas "Tom" Larson is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Larson attended Chippewa Valley Technical College after graduating from Colfax High School.

Before assuming office, Larson owned and operated Bear Valley Electric - a company he founded approximately 20 years ago. He is a master electrician.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Larson served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy and Utilities
Family Law, Chair
Jobs, Economy and Mining
Judiciary
Small Business Development
Transportation

2011-2012

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2010

Larson, in this video cites jobs, taxes and economy as the most important issues.[2]

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.[3]

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.[4]

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 donors

Comprehensive donor information for Larson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Larson raised a total of $159,213 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[5]

Tom Larson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67 Won $52,162
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 67 Won $107,051
Grand Total Raised $159,213

2012

Larson won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Larson raised a total of $52,162.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tom Larson's campaign in 2012
Dunn County Republican Party$1,000
Deutsch, Tamara Marie$600
Kohler, Mary S$500
Larson, Joe$500
Sikes, Roger J$500
Total Raised in 2012$52,162
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Larson won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Larson raised a total of $107,051.

Personal

Larson is married and has three children.

Recent news

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