I’m your City Councilmember, Robert Thoms, and I’m asking for your vote.

First of all, thank you. If you’re here, you’re a serious voter.  You’re going even beyond the Voters’ Pamphlet, and taking a substantive look into the candidates’ history and experience.  That’s a powerful commitment.  I appreciate your time. My name is Robert Thoms, and I’m your City Councilmember.  I’m a small business owner, father, and Tacoma …

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Robert Thoms earns the endorsement of the News Tribune!

The News Tribune, Tacoma’s hometown newspaper, endorsed City Councilman Robert Thoms on Monday.  The Tribune called Thoms “an excellent candidate,” and highlighted his “broad experience in the military as a naval officer, and also in public life, as an aide to Sen. Maria Cantwell.”  Thoms, who was unanimously appointed to serve Tacoma’s District 2 in a competitive …

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Endorsed!: Derek Kilmer Gives His Support to Robert Thoms!

Big news from the campaign trail!  Congressman Derek Kilmer, who represents the portion of District 2 including Downtown and North Tacoma, has officially endorsed Robert Thoms for re-election. According to Congressman Kilmer, “Robert Thoms has a well-earned reputation as a no-nonsense advocate for the middle class.  He’s fought for Tacoma throughout his career, from taking …

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Congressman Smith endorses Robert Thoms!

Hello from the campaign trail!  As you probably know, I’ve spent the past weeks meeting constituents to hear their concerns, at the door and over the phone.  Some of the top concerns I hear involve having a modern transportation system that stays within a reasonable budget, and operates efficiently.  I’m happy to announce the good …

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Tacoma-Pierce County Realtors, pointing to importance of economic development, endorse Thoms

TACOMA, WASH. – Thoms excited about endorsement of large economic sector of our community.  In his campaign to retain his seat on Tacoma City Council, Councilmember Robert Thoms has secured the coveted endorsement of the Tacoma-Pierce County Association of Realtors (TPCAR).  The Realtors made their decision after interviewing the candidates for District 2 and deciding …

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A message from Robert: Working for a walkable, accessible Tacoma

I am proud to have led on the new Transportation Commission and Transportation Master Plan, which will help Tacoma set its future transportation strategies — from regional infrastructure to pedestrian accessibility.  The next step is making sure the community is well-represented in this process.  I encourage everyone passionate about Tacoma’s pedestrian and bicyclist accessibility to submit their …

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Tacoma City Councilmember Robert Thoms officially files for office, announces over 100 endorsements, and leads in funds raised

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 15, 2013 Tacoma City Councilmember Robert Thoms officially files for office, announces over 100 endorsements, and leads in funds raised TACOMA- With candidate filing week now under way, Robert Thoms has officially filed to continue serving District 2 on Tacoma’s City Council.  Thoms was appointed unanimously by the City Council …

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