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A letter from Jim Tomes

I hope that this letter will be forwarded to others.  Margie and I are absolutely overwhelmed by all the support across the state and even some out of state I’ve received for seeking the nomination of candidacy for governor.  Dear people we thank you all. Thursday I completed the filing process in Indy.  Tuesday we will be back in Indy and I should have the opportunity to stand before the nominating committee and make a three minute presentation. I know that the ot...

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Jim Tomes files the papers to run for Indiana Governor

Jim Tomes officially files the papers to run for Indiana Governor in the upcoming Republican caucus.  Keep checking back for updates.

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Local Legislator May Throw Name Into Governors Race

 News story from 44 News on the Indiana Governor race.Click to view the news article. http://44news.wevv.com/local-legislator-may-throw-name-into-governors-race-into-republican-ring/Story by: William Wolkoff

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38th Parallel

Statement from State Sen. Jim Tomes Indiana State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) made the following statement yesterday regarding the unveiling of the ‘38th Parallel Veterans of the Korean War Memorial’ signage: STATEHOUSE (July 8, 2016) – “Korean War veterans rarely receive the recognition they deserve for serving our country, defending democracy and preserving freedom. “It was a great honor to recognize our Korean War veterans today and unveil the &l...

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Thank You Haubstadt

I want to thank everyone that came to walk with us in the Haubstadt summer parade!  We are grateful to have the support of such wonderful people.

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NFIB-IN & ISPTA Endorsements

I am honored to have received the following endorsements.NFIB-Indiana  National Federation of Independent BusinessISPTA  Indiana State Pipe Trades Association

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State Sen. Jim Tomes has received the AFL-CIO endorsement

State Senator Jim Tomes has received the AFL-CIO endorsement.Read more here:http://www.indianasnewscenter.com/news/local/AFL-CIO-Releases-List-Of-Endorsed-Candidates-For-2014-Election--262421551.html

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Senate Bill 229 Firearm Buyback Programs

Senate Bill 229DIGESTFirearm buyback programs. Specifies that a law enforcement agency having possession of a firearm may not destroy the firearm unless the serial number of the firearm has been obliterated. Prohibits a local unit of government, including a law enforcement agency, from conducting a firearm buyback program. Establishes a procedure to permit certain individuals whose firearms have been retained by a law enforcement agency to have the firearms sold at auction and the proceeds, less...

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Sen. Tomes Tours Southern Indiana Schools

Sen. Tomes Tours Southern Indiana Schools – State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) visits with students and teachers at several Gibson County schools, Wednesday, Oct. 16. Tomes toured Owensville Community School, Gibson Southern High School, Haubstadt Community Elementary and Fort Branch Community School to talk with educators, experience classroom learning, view school facilities and help educate students about their state government. “I am so thrilled to see ...

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C&P Story Labor Day 2013

http://www.courierpress.com/news/2013/sep/02/labor-day-celebration/

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