John Carey Jr.
|John Carey Jr.|
|Ohio House of Representatives District 87|
|January 7, 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
Carey graduated from Ohio University with a B.S. in Political Science. After graduating from college, he worked as a legislative aide to Congressman Clarence Miller. He was later elected to be the Mayor of Wellston from 1988 and served until 1994. Carey spent 8 years in the Ohio State Senate from 2002 to 2010 before running for the House.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Carey was appointed to the following committees:
- Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, Ohio House of Representatives
- Finance and Appropriations Committee, Ohio House of Representatives, Vice Chair
- Subcommittee on Primary and Secondary Education, Chair
|Ohio House of Representatives, District 87|
|John Carey Jr. (R)||23,226||64.19%|
|Clay Baker (D)||11,785||32.57%|
|Tim Sanders (L)||1,170||3.23%|
In 2010, Carey had raised $122,122.
Listed below are the largest contributors.
|BRENNAN, DAVID L||$5,500|
|ZOLDAN, BRUCE J||$5,000|
|BOWMAN, PHIL A||$4,800|
|OHIO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS||$3,500|
|CALFEE HALTER & GRISWOLD||$3,000|
Carey and his wife, Lynley, currently reside in Wellston. They have two sons, Justin and Jordan.
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Chillicothe Gazette, "Smith appointed to state House seat," April 19, 2012
- Project Vote Smart: Representative John A. Carey Jr. (OH) Bio
- Ohio Secretary of State, "State Representative: Results for general election on November 2, 2010," accessed June 11, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Report on 2010 campaign contributions," accessed June 11, 2014
Clyde Evans (R)
|Ohio House of Representatives District 87
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