Tom Sands

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Tom R. Sands
Thomas R. Sands - Official Portrait - 84th GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 87th district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 13, 2003
Preceded by Effie Boggess
Personal details
Born (1954-09-13) September 13, 1954 (age 59)
Muscatine, Iowa
Political party Republican
Residence Columbus Junction, Iowa
Website Sands's website

Thomas R. "Tom" Sands (born September 13, 1954) is the Iowa State Representative from the 87th District. A Republican, he has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2003.

As of October 2011, Sands serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Environmental Protection and Public Safety committees. He also serves as the chair of the Ways and Means Committee. His political experience includes serving on the Columbus Junction City Council.

Electoral history[edit]

*incumbent

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002 [1]
District 87
Turnout: 9,411
Republican (newly redistricted) Thomas R. Sands Republican 5,390 57.3
John Riessen Democratic 4,017 42.7
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004 [2]
District 87
Turnout: 12,991
Republican hold Thomas R. Sands* Republican 7,842 60.4
Sandy Dockendorlf Democratic 5,137 39.5
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006 [3]
District 87
Turnout: 9,312
Republican hold Thomas R. Sands* Republican 5,118 55.0
Andrew Hoth Democratic 4,148 44.5
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008 [4]
District 87
Turnout: 13,076
Republican hold Thomas R. Sands* Republican 6,949 53.1
Frank Best Democratic 6,115 46.8
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010 [5]
District 87
Republican hold Thomas R. Sands* Republican unopposed

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Effie Boggess
87th District
2003 – present
Succeeded by
Incumbent