Joyce Healy-Abrams

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Joyce Healy-Abrams
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Ohio, District 7
Bachelor'sCapital University
Master'sCase Western Reserve University
Date of birthAugust 18, 1960
Personal website
Campaign website
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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.[1]



See also: Ohio's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

Healy-Abrams lost the election to Republican Bob Gibbs.[2] 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.[3] Ohio tied with Pennsylvania for 9th on the list.[3]

U.S. House, Ohio District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Joyce Healy-Abrams 43.6% 137,708
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Gibbs Incumbent 56.4% 178,104
Total Votes 315,812
Source: Ohio Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Campaign donors


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.[4]


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.[5]

She is married to Jeff Abrams.

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