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Tom Simes


District 2, Phoenix, AZ

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State House of Representatives



"Vote Tom Simes: Building a Brighter Future for All!"


Invest in infrastructure, create jobs

The challenges associated with infrastructure and jobs are interconnected and multifaceted. Inadequate infrastructure, ranging from crumbling roads to outdated public transportation systems, poses a substantial obstacle to economic development and job creation. Insufficient investment in infrastructure can limit the growth of industries and hinder the movement of goods and services, impacting job opportunities across various sectors.

Affordable and accessible healthcare

The rising cost of medical treatments, pharmaceuticals, and advanced technologies, place an immense financial burden on individuals and families leaving people vulnerable to high out-of-pocket expenses. The complex and bureaucratic nature of healthcare systems often contributes to inefficiencies, increasing overall costs. Health disparities also persist, with marginalized communities facing disproportionate challenges in accessing affordable and quality healthcare. Achieving a balance between cost-effectiveness and maintaining high standards of medical care is a continual struggle. Ensuring healthcare is recognized as a fundamental necessity rather than a luxury requires comprehensive, systemic efforts involving policy reforms, technological innovation, and public/private cooperation.

Promoting workforce development programs

Retraining individuals whose jobs have been displaced by advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) pose a set of challenges. The pace at which AI technologies will evolve rapidly, making it difficult for traditional educational systems to keep up and provide relevant training programs. The need for continuous learning will become paramount, demanding a shift in mindset towards lifelong education. Additionally, the psychological impact on workers facing job displacement may be profound, as they grapple with feelings of uncertainty and fear of obsolescence.

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About me

I am a small business owner and former software engineer, with a passion for investing in infrastructure and creating jobs. As a husband and father, I understand the importance of affordable and accessible healthcare for our community's health and wellness. Additionally, I am committed to promoting workforce development programs to help our economy thrive. As a former professional musician and stand-up comedian, I bring a unique perspective and a sense of humor to the issues facing our state. I am dedicated to representing the interests of the people as an Independent candidate for the State House of Representatives.
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Why I'm Running

Why I'm Running

My name is Tom Simes and I am running for the office of State House of Representatives in District 2 as an independent.

I have always been an independent thinker, and I believe that our government should reflect the needs and desires of the people. As a small business owner and former software engineer, I have a unique perspective on the challenges facing our community.

Fun Fact: I used to be a professional musician and stand-up comedian, so I know how to bring people together and make them laugh.

I am deeply committed to investing in infrastructure and creating jobs. Our roads and bridges are in need of repair, and by revitalizing our infrastructure, we can attract new businesses and create opportunities for our community.

Another top priority for me is ensuring affordable and accessible healthcare for all. No one should have to choose between putting food on the table and paying for medical treatment. I will fight for comprehensive healthcare reform that meets the needs of our community.

Lastly, I am passionate about promoting workforce development programs. Our economy is changing rapidly, and it is crucial that our workforce is prepared for the jobs of the future. By investing in education and training opportunities, we can empower individuals and strengthen our community.

I hope to earn your vote and have the opportunity to represent you in the State House of Representatives.

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Current Occupation

Business Owner
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Past Experience

I’m a husband, a father, and a small business owner. I’ve also worked as a software engineer at Fortune 500 companies.
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Fun Fact

I used to be a professional musician and stand up comedian.
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