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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas "Tom" Weatherston''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 62 since 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas "Tom" Weatherston''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 62. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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==Biography==
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Weatherston earned his associate's degree at Erie Community College and his bachelor's degree at the State University of New York at Buffalo.
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
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Weatherston won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 62.  He ran unopposed in the Republican  primary on August 14, 2012 and defeated Democratic primary winner [[Melissa Lemke]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/partisan-primary Wisconsin Department of Elections - Official Primary Results]</ref><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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Weatherston won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 62.  He ran unopposed in the Republican  primary on August 14, 2012 and defeated Democratic primary winner [[Melissa Lemke]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/partisan-primary Wisconsin Department of Elections - Official Primary Results]</ref><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," accessed June 12, 2012]</ref>
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Tom + Weatherston + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Tom + Weatherston + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/Pages/leg-info.aspx?d=62 Assembly Office Website]
 
*[http://weatherstonforassembly.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://weatherstonforassembly.com/ Official campaign website]
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* [http://openstates.org/wi/legislators/WIL000546/thomas-weatherston/ Profile from Open States]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153038 2012]
 
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Latest revision as of 07:38, 17 April 2014

Tom Weatherston
Tom Weatherston.jpeg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 62
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSUNY Buffalo
Associate'sErie Community College
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Personal
Place of birthBuffalo, New York
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Thomas "Tom" Weatherston is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 62. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Weatherston earned his associate's degree at Erie Community College and his bachelor's degree at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Colleges and Universities
Consumer Protection
State and Local Finance
Veterans
Workforce Development, Vice-chair

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Weatherston won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 62. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012 and defeated Democratic primary winner Melissa Lemke in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 62, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Weatherston 53.1% 17,045
     Democratic Melissa Lemke 46.9% 15,054
     - Scattering 0.1% 31
Total Votes 32,130

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Weatherston is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Weatherston raised a total of $35,530 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[3]

Tom Weatherston's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 62 Won $35,530
Grand Total Raised $35,530

2012

Weatherston won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Weatherston raised a total of $35,530.

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Preceded by
Cory Mason (D)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 62
2013–present
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