James (Jim) Tomes (R-49)

State Senator James Tomes

James (Jim) Tomes (R-49)
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Capitol: 317.234.9133
FAX: 317.233.4276
District: 812.985.5473
Room 3B-N State House 200 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
200 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Residence:Wadesville, IN

Committee Assignments


Elected Indiana State Senate, 2010 - present Political Affiliation Republican Standing Committees Veterans Affairs and the Military, Chair Local Government, Ranking Member Agriculture Homeland Security and Transportation Natural Resources Education Mater Dei High School, Evansville Ivy Tech Community College, associate's degree Activities University of Southern Indiana Board of Advisors for the College of Nursing and Health Professions, member 2nd Amendment Patriots, director Wadesville VFW Post 6576, member and former commander Knights of St. John, member Military Spc. 5th Class, U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran, 101st Airborne Division Honors National Rifle Association Grassroots Organization of the Year (2nd Amendment Patriots), 2000 State Senate Certificate of Appreciation, 2005 Distinguished Hoosier Award, 2006 Kentucky Colonel, 2010 Occupation Former teamster, truck driver for 33 years and union steward for 21 years Religious Affiliation St. Wendel Catholic Church, Eucharistic Minister Personal Married- Margie Tomes Children- Cherie, Lori and Nick Four grandchildren Counties Served Posey County and portions of Gibson and Vanderburgh counties

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2026
Spouse: Margie   
Counties Representing