Dennis Lambert

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Dennis Lambert
Dennis Lambert.jpg
Former candidate for
U.S. House, Ohio, District 6
PartyGreen Party
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolPaul Blazer High School
Associate'sOhio University
Bachelor'sOhio University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service8
Personal
ProfessionVeterans assistance
Websites
Campaign website
Dennis Lambert was a 2014 Green Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 6th Congressional District of Ohio. He was defeated by Rep. Bill Johnson (R) in the general election on November 4, 2014.[1]

In 2010, Lambert unsuccessfully ran for District 89 of the Ohio House of Representatives.

Biography

Upon graduation from Paul Blazer High School in Ashland, Kentucky, Lambert joined the United States Army.[2] He served in the Army for eight years working as a unit supply specialist and armorer.[3]

In 1997, Lambert earned his A.S. in electronic media from Ohio University. He went on to earn his B.A. in technical and applied studies from Ohio University in 2010.[3]

Professionally, Lambert has worked in a variety of fields including radio and television production, education and fast food management. He currently assists veterans to find employment and to receive their benefits.[3]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Lambert submitted the following statement to Ballotpedia:[3]

I hope to move the country to renewable energy which will provide a more secure and healthy future for our children and grandchildren. I also want to overhaul the VA claims system as I have witnessed the abuses of power and influence the VA has over our wounded warriors.[4]

Elections

2014

See also: Ohio's 6th Congressional District elections, 2014

Lambert ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Ohio's 6th District. He lost to Rep. Bill Johnson (R) in the general election.[1] The general election took place November 4, 2014.

U.S. House, Ohio District 6 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Johnson Incumbent 58.2% 109,829
     Democratic Jennifer Garrison 38.6% 72,779
     Green Dennis Lambert 3.2% 5,970
Total Votes 188,578
Source: Ohio Secretary of State Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lambert's opponents in the November 2 general election were Ron Hadsell and Terry Johnson.

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Politico, "2014 Ohio House Election Results," accessed November 11, 2014
  2. Dennis Lambert campaign website, "Bio," accessed April 8, 2014
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Information submitted through Ballotpedia's biographical submission form on April 8, 2014
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.