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  Horne, Tom
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<-  2008-01-01  
 
NameTom Horne
Address2824 East Mission Lane
Phoenix, Arizona 85028, United States
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Born March 28, 1945 (76 years)
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Feb 05, 2013 06:18pm
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InfoParadise Valley School Board Member & Ex-State Rep.

Tom Horne assumed the position of Arizona Superintendent of Education on January 6, 2003. Horne served in the Arizona legislature from 1996-2000, during which time he chaired the Academic Accountability Committee and served as vice-chair of the Education Committee. Horne brings 24 years of school board experience as a member of the board of the third largest district in the state. He held the position of president of the board for ten years. He has written extensively on education - related issues ranging from raising academic standards and high standards of student behavior, school capital finance to school safety.

Mr. Horne received his undergraduate degree cum laude from Harvard College and his J.D. with honors from the Harvard Law School.



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Oct 31, 2012 12:00am Scandal FBI says Horne clipped car, drove off to hide affair  Article Craverguy 
Feb 13, 2009 10:00am Opinion Horne: Slash English-learner funding  Article Thomas Walker 

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  08/26/2014 AZ Attorney General - R Primary Lost 46.40% (-6.74%)
  11/02/2010 AZ Attorney General Won 51.89% (+3.77%)
  08/24/2010 AZ Attorney General - R Primary Won 50.08% (+0.16%)
  11/07/2006 AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction Won 53.74% (+7.48%)
  09/12/2006 AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction Won 50.12% (+3.82%)
  09/10/2002 AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction - R Primary Won 41.17% (+10.83%)
  09/12/2000 AZ State Senate 24 - R Primary Lost 48.95% (-2.10%)
  11/03/1998 AZ State House 24 Won 34.92% (+2.77%)
  11/05/1996 AZ State House 24 Won 31.29% (+0.82%)
ENDORSEMENTS
NE US Senate - R Primary - May 15, 2012 R Jon Bruning
AZ US President - R Primary - Feb 28, 2012 R Mitt Romney
AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction - R Primary - Aug 24, 2010 R Margaret G. Dugan
AZ District 8 - R Primary - Aug 24, 2010 R Jesse Kelly
AZ US Senate - R Primary - Aug 24, 2010 R John McCain