Tim Wirgau

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Tim Wirgau
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 75th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 2011
Preceded by Willie Borchert
Personal details
Born (1963-09-02) September 2, 1963 (age 51)
Towanda, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Paris, Tennessee
Alma mater Glen Oaks Community College
Website Campaign site

Timothy 'Tim' Wirgau[2] (born September 2, 1963 in Towanda, Pennsylvania) is an American politician and a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 75 since January 2011.

Education[edit]

Wirgau earned his AA from Glen Oaks Community College.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Wirgau was unopposed for the August 2, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 2,890 votes,[3] and won the three-way November 6, 2012 General election with 13,065 votes (56.3%) against Democratic nominee Steve Wright and Independent candidate James Hart.[4]
  • 2008 To challenge District 75 incumbent Democratic Representative Willie Borchert, Wirgau ran in the three-way August 7, 2008 Republican Primary, winning with 1,077 votes (81.2%),[5] and won the three-way November 4, 2008 General election with 11,647 votes (50.5%) against Representative Borchert and Independent candidate James Hart.[6]
  • 2010 To challenge Representative Borchert again, Wirgau ran in the August 5, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 5,201 votes (99.8%) against a write-in candidate,[7] and won the November 2, 2010 General election with 10,122 votes (68.2%) against Representative Borchert.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rep. Timothy Wirgau". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Timothy Wirgau's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Republican Primary" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 186. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 80. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  5. ^ "State of Tennessee August 7, 2008 Republican Primary" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 9. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  6. ^ "State of Tennessee November 4, 2008 General Election" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 13. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  7. ^ "State of Tennessee August 5, 2010 Republican Primary" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 59. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  8. ^ "State of Tennessee November 2, 2010 State General" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 61. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 

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