|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 12th Essex District|
|Preceded by||Leah Cole|
|Preceded by||Theodore C. Speliotis|
|Succeeded by||John P. Slattery|
|Born||July 15, 1960|
|Alma mater||Salem State University (formerly Salem State College)|
|Occupation|| Account Manager|
Thomas P. Walsh (born July 15, 1960 in Salem, Massachusetts) was an American politician who represented the 12th Essex district in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1987–1995 and served as a City Councilor in Peabody, Massachusetts from 1984–1987, and was elected to the same office again in 2014.In 2016, he returned to the Massachusetts House of Representatives by winning a special election to replace Leah Cole in the 12th Essex District.
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