Linda Bolon

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Linda Bolon
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Ohio House of Representatives District 1
Former member
Term in office began
2007
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Linda Bolon was a Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives. She represented the 1st District from 2007 to 2011 and served as Assistant Majority Whip.

Bolon attended both Ohio State University and Kent State University. She then graduated from Columbus University after studying Secretarial Sciences/Businesss Administration.

Bolon has worked in the following positions: Treasurer for the Edison Local and East Palestine City Schools, Clerk-Treasurer for Columbiana Public Library, and Certified Government Financial Manager. She also worked as Auditor and Audit Manager for the Ohio Auditor of State from 1985 to 1999.

Bolon served as Columbiana County Treasurer from 1999 to 2007. She then joined the Ohio House of Representatives in 2007. She has served in that position since, representing the 1st District.

Bolon and her husband, Tom, have two children.

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the Ohio House of Representatives, Bolon served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bolon was defeated in the November 2 general election by challenger Craig Newbold (R).[1]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bolon won re-election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[2][3][4]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 1
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Bolon (D) 30,378
Caroline Hergenrother (R) 16,852

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Bolon collected $141,784 in donations.[5]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
COMCAST NEWSMAKERS $66,000
OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $12,500
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES AFSCME LOCAL 4 $10,000
OHIO STATE ASSOCIATION OF PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS $5,000
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $3,500
COLUMBIANA COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Ohio House of Representatives - District 1
2007–2011
Succeeded by
Craig Newbold (R)