Tom Steenberg

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Tom Steenberg
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Montana House of Representatives, District 95
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$82.64/day
Per diem$105.31/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionRetired fire chief
Websites
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Tom Steenberg is a Democratic member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 95 since January 9, 2013.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Montana Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Labor
Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications
Local Government

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Steenberg opposes repealing the Affordable Care Act, and "would support expanding Medicaid" in the state. While positive on renewable energy and incentives to produce it, he is more skeptical of traditional energy sources, saying that "environmental, social and economic impacts that should be examined," and that "oil-and-gas development [should] not come at the expense of our natural resource environment or cultural treasures."[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Montana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Steenberg won election in the 2012 election for Montana House of Representatives, District 95. Steenberg ran unopposed in the June 5 primary election and defeated Karen K. Meyer (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Montana House of Representatives, District 96, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTom Steenberg 63.5% 3,006
     Republican Karen Meyer 36.5% 1,726
Total Votes 4,732

Campaign donors

2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
Diane Sands (D)
Montana House of Representatives District 95
2013–present
Succeeded by
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