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Tom Steenberg

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Tom Steenberg
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Montana House of Representatives, District 95
In office
January 7, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 2
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)
ProfessionRetired fire chief
Office website
Personal website
Tom Steenberg is a Democratic member of the Montana House of Representatives, representing District 95. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments


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


Campaign themes


In a profile by the Missoulian, Steenberg said he opposed repealing the Affordable Care Act, and "would support expanding Medicaid" in the state. While positive on renewable energy and incentives to produce it, he was 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]

Election history


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

Comprehensive donor information for Steenberg is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Steenberg raised a total of $11,550 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[4]

Tom Steenberg's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Montana House, District 95 Won $11,550
Grand Total Raised $11,550


Steenberg won election to the Montana House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Steenberg raised a total of $11,550.
Montana House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tom Steenberg's campaign in 2012
Montana State AFL-CIO$160
Petroff, John$160
Ironworkers District Council Of The Pacific Northwest$160
Davies, John$160
Steenberg, Beth$160
Total Raised in 2012$11,550
Source:Follow the Money

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Preceded by
Diane Sands (D)
Montana House of Representatives District 95
Succeeded by