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Michael Sheehy
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Ohio House of Representatives, District 46
Incumbent
In office
June 2013-present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$60,584/year
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJune 2013
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Toledo
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael Sheehy is a Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing District 46. He was first appointed to the chamber in June 2013 to replace Matt Szollosi, who resigned to take an executive director position for Affiliated Construction Trades.[1]

Biography

Sheehy earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Toledo 1971. His professional experience includes working in a various of positions for CSX Railroad. Sheehy served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sheehy served on the following committees:

Ohio Committee Assignments, 2013
Economic Development and Regulatory Reform
Agriculture and Natural Resources
State and Local Government

Elections

2014

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Ohio House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 6, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 5, 2014. Incumbent Michael Sheehy was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Andrew Blazsik was unopposed in the Republican primary. Sheehy and Blazsik will face off in the general election.[3]

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2013-2014

In 2013, the 130th Ohio General Assembly was in session from January 7 to December 31. In 2014, the 130th Ohio General Assembly will be in session from January 7 through December 31.

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Personal

Sheehy and his wife, Sandra, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Matt Szollosi (D)
Ohio House of Representatives - District 46
June 2013-present
Succeeded by
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