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Denise Driehaus
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Ohio House of Representatives District 31
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$60,583.70/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sMiami University
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Denise Driehaus is a Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing District 31. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Driehause earned her B.A. in Political Science from Miami University. Her professional experience includes being the operator of Front Porch Coffeehouse and as the co-owner of Philipps Swim Club.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Ohio Committee Assignments, 2013
Economic Development and Regulatory Reform
Education
Finance and Appropriations

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Driehaus served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Driehaus served on the following committees:

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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 5, 2014. Incumbent Denise Driehaus was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Mary Yeager defeated Mark Auer in the Republican primary. Queen Noble is running as a Libertarian candidate. Driehaus, Yeager and Noble will face off in the general election.[2]

2012

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2012

Driehaus won re-election in the 2012 election for Ohio House, District 31. Driehaus defeated Terry M. Tranter and Luke Brockmeier in the March 6 Democratic primary election and defeated Michael Gabbard (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDenise Driehaus Incumbent 71.4% 35,982
     Republican Michael Gabbard 28.6% 14,412
Total Votes 50,394
Ohio House of Representatives, District 31 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDenise Driehaus Incumbent 57.5% 2,439
Luke Brockmeier 24.6% 1,041
Terry Tranter 17.9% 759
Total Votes 4,239

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Driehaus won re-election to District 31 of the Ohio House of Representatives.[6] Her opponent was Mike Robison (R). The election took place on November 2, 2010.[7][8]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 31
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Denise Driehaus (D) 12,981 56.22%
Mike Robison (R) 10,107 43.78%

2008

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Driehaus won election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[9][10][11]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 3
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Denise Driehaus (D) 25,600
Steve Johnson (R) 11,735

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Driehaus is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Driehaus raised a total of $823,263 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[12]

Denise Driehaus's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Ohio State House, District 31 Won $225,652
2010 Ohio State House, District 31 Won $313,031
2008 Ohio State House, District 31 Won $284,580
Grand Total Raised $823,263

2012

Driehaus won re-election to the Ohio State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Driehaus raised a total of $225,652.
Ohio State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Denise Driehaus's campaign in 2012
Ohio Democratic Party$28,357
AFSCME$11,544
Ohio Education Association$11,500
Ohio State Association of Plumbers & Pipefitters$10,000
Ohio Association of Public School Employees$7,500
Total Raised in 2012$225,652
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Driehaus won re-election to the Ohio State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Driehaus raised a total of $313,031.

2008

Driehaus won election to the Ohio State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Driehaus raised a total of $284,580.

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