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Tom Weatherston
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 62
In office
January 7, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 2
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sErie Community College
Bachelor'sSUNY Buffalo
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Place of birthBuffalo, New York
Office website
Campaign website
Thomas "Tom" Weatherston is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 62. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.


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


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
Workforce Development, Vice-chair



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for all 99 seats in the Wisconsin State Assembly took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 12, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Incumbent Thomas Weatherston was unopposed in the Republican primary. Weatherston was unopposed in the general election,[1][2] and was re-elected for another term.[3]


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.[4][5]

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.[6]

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


Weatherston won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Weatherston raised a total of $35,530.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tom Weatherston's campaign in 2012
Lynch, David$500
Janssen, Kristin$500
Larsen, Robert E$500
Joseph, Thomas$500
Namowicz, David$500
Total Raised in 2012$35,530
Source: Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Cory Mason (D)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 62
Succeeded by