|U.S. House, Ohio, District 7|
|Master's||Case Western Reserve University|
|Date of birth||August 18, 1960|
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Joyce Healy-Abrams was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of Ohio.
- See also: Ohio's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012
Healy-Abrams lost the election to Republican Bob Gibbs. Healy-Abrams ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Ohio's 7th District. She won unopposed in the March 6 Democratic primary and faces incumbent Bob Gibbs (R) in the November 6 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. Ohio tied with Pennsylvania for 9th on the list.
Above is a breakdown of funds for the 2012 election, according to source.
Healy-Abrams lost the United States House of Representatives election in 2012. During that election cycle, Healy-Abrams' campaign committee raised a total of $915,627 and spent $905,263.
|U.S. House, Ohio District 7, 2012 - Joyce Healy-Abrams Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner
|Total Spent by Election Winner
|Top contributors to Joyce Healy-Abrams's campaign committee|
|American Federation of Teachers||$10,000
|American Fedn of St/Cnty/Munic Employees||$10,000|
|American Postal Workers Union||$10,000|
|Carpenters & Joiners Union||$10,000|
|Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers||$10,000
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Building Trade Unions||$55,000
|Public Sector Unions||$43,000|
Businesswoman Joyce Healy-Abrams is vice president of Pennsylvania Railroad Holding Company in Columbus, Ohio. She previously ran a company that manages records for small and large businesses.
She is married to Jeff Abrams.
- ↑ Cantonrep.com, "Candidates file campaign finance reports," accessed February 4, 2012
- ↑ Politico, "2012 Election Map, Ohio," accessed November 11, 2012
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Washington Post, "The 10 states that will determine control of the House in 2012," accessed April 25, 2012
- ↑ Open Secrets, " 2012 Election Cycle," accessed March 2013
- ↑ The Plain Dealer. "Ex-Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner is treasurer for congressional candidate Joyce Healy-Abrams.," accessed March 7, 2012