|U.S. House, Ohio, District 7|
|Master's||Case Western Reserve University|
|Birthday||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 1 of the 10 states that could determine whether Democrats retake the House or Republicans hold 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"
- ↑ 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