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Tom Barrett

Born: Dec 8, 1953

Birthplace: Milwaukee

Profession: Lawyer

Nationality: United States

Tom Barrett

Date of Birth : Dec 8, 1953
Birth Place : Milwaukee

Thomas Mark "Tom" Barrett is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who has served as the 44th and current Mayor of Milwaukee, Wisconsin since 2004. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1993 to 2003, and the Wisconsin State Senate from 1989 to 1993. He previously served in the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1984 until 1989. Barrett ran for Governor of Wisconsin in 2010, losing in the general election to Republican Scott Walker. After the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board certified requests for a recall election following Walker's controversial limiting of collective bargaining rights, Barrett again ran for Governor in 2012 and was defeated by Walker.

Profession


  • Lawyer
  • Politician

Also known as


  • Thomas Mark Barrett

Spouse


  • Kris Barrett

Children


  • Thomas Barrett
  • Anne Barrett
  • Erin Kristine Barrett
  • Kate Barrett
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