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Tom Loeffler

Born: Aug 1, 1946

Birthplace: Fredericksburg

Profession: Lawyer

Nationality: United States

Tom Loeffler

Date of Birth : Aug 1, 1946
Birth Place : Fredericksburg

Thomas Gilbert Loeffler is a Republican former member of the United States House of Representatives from central Texas. He was an advisor and fundraiser to the 2008 presidential campaign of U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona until resigning on May 19, 2008 . Loeffler was born in Fredericksburg in the heart of the Texas Hill Country and attended school in Mason in Mason County. He earned B.B.A. and a Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Texas School of Law. In 1971, after just one year of private practice, he was hired by the U.S. Department of Commerce. Republican U.S. Senator John Tower made Loeffler his chief counsel in 1972. Two years later, he became a deputy for the United States Department of Energy. Loeffler was a legislative assistant to U.S. President Gerald R. Ford, Jr., from 1975 to 1977. He successfully ran for Congress in 1978 against the Democrat Nelson Wolff, now the county judge of Bexar County. Loeffler polled 57 percent of the ballots cast in the campaign against Wolff. He was a delegate to all three Republican National Conventions during the 1980s.

Profession


  • Lawyer
  • Politician

Also known as


  • Thomas Gilbert Loeffler
  • Thomas G Loeffler
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