James Reese

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James Reese
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Ohio, District 12
Bachelor'sHillsdale College, 2000
J.D.Capital University Law School, 2004
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James Reese was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 12th Congressional District of Ohio.[1]


Reese earned his B.A. in American Studies/Music from Hillsdale College in 2000. He went on to receive his J.D. from Capital University Law School in 2004. He is currently managing attorney/partner of the Law Office of James B. Reese, III, and has worked in this position since 2010.



See also: Ohio's 12th Congressional District elections, 2012

Reese was defeated by incumbent Patrick J. Tiberi.[2] Reese ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Ohio's 12th District. Reese defeated Doug Litt in the March 6, 2012, Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Patrick J. Tiberi (R) in the November 6, 2012, general election.

The Washington Post listed the House of Representatives elections in Ohio in 2012 as one of the 10 states that could have determined whether Democrats retook the House or Republicans held their majority in 2013.[3] Ohio tied with Pennsylvania for 9th on the list.[3]

U.S. House, Ohio District 12 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic James Reese 36.5% 134,605
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPatrick J. Tiberi Incumbent 63.5% 233,869
Total Votes 368,474
Source: Ohio Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"
U.S. House, Ohio District 12 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJim Reese 69.9% 14,312
Doug Litt 30.1% 6,165
Total Votes 20,477

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Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Reese's reports.[4]

James Reese (2012) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[5]March 31, 2012$366.00$1,340.00$(1,652..15)$53.85
July Quarterly[6]July 15$53.85$7,311.10$(7,133.89)$231.06
Running totals

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