About Don Wellington

  • Born and raised in the Thumb, where his family first settled over 150 years ago; home is in St. Clair County
  • Father was a county highway engineer; mother was a small business owner
  • Believes in the Constitution; top of his law school class at Western Michigan University
  • Has spent his career fighting to protect Social Security, employee pensions and health care
  • Experienced in rooting out corruption and keeping public officials accountable
  • Helped balance the Federal budget as a Treasury Department policy advisor 20 years ago
  • Reagan Democrat who will represent our values in the Thumb:  faith, family, hard work, individual liberties and compassion