INDIANA SENATE

JIM TOMES


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Personal
Full Name : Jim Andrew Tomes
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Margie; 3 Children: Cherie, Lori, Nick
Home City : Wadesville
Religion : Catholic
Education Associates, Ivy Tech College, 1978
 
Professional Experience
Driver, Yellow Freight, retired
Commander, Wadesville VFW Post 65576, 2009-2010
Specialist 5th Class, United States Army, Vietnam, 1969-1971
 
Political Experience
Candidate, Indiana State Senate, District 49, 2022
Assistant Majority Caucus Chair, Indiana State Senate, 2014-2018
Senator, Indiana State Senate, District 49, 2010-present
Candidate, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 76, 2004
 
Current Legislative Committees
Agriculture Committee
Homeland Security and Transportation Committee
Local Government Committee
Natural Resources Committee
Veterans Affairs and The Military Committee
 
Org Membership
Director, 2nd Amendment Patriots (Grass Roots Gun Rights), 1999-present
Eucharistic Minister, Saint Wendel Catholic Church
Member, Saint Wendel Knights of Saint John
Member, Wadesville Veterans Foreign of Wars Post 6576