Mike Wilson, Ohio Politician

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Mike Wilson
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Candidate for
Ohio House of Representatives District 28
PartyRepublican
Education
High schoolSaint Xavier High School
Bachelor'sUniversity of Cincinnati
Personal
Birthday08/13/1976
Place of birthCincinnati, OH
ProfessionIT Consultant
ReligionCatholic
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Mike Wilson was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 28 of the Ohio House of Representatives. In 2010, Wilson was a candidate for House District 28.

After a tight 2010 battle with incumbent Pillich, Wilson once again faced her in 2012, as well as Libertarian Robert Ryan.

Elections

2012

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2012

Wilson ran in the 2012 election for Ohio House, District 28. Wilson defeated Lonnie Bowling Jr. in the March 6 Republican primary election and was defeated by incumbent Connie Pillich (D). Robert R. Ryan (L) also ran in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 28, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngConnie Pillich Incumbent 52% 33,588
     Republican Mike Wilson 43.6% 28,154
     Libertarian Robert R. Ryan 4.4% 2,860
Total Votes 64,602
Ohio House of Representatives, District 28 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMike Wilson 89% 11,762
Lonnie Bowling 11% 1,458
Total Votes 13,220

Campaign themes

Wilson supports a long term phase out of Ohio's income tax, and on the issue of entitlements, he supports keeping the programs in their current form for those near retirement. He is pro-gun.[3]

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wilson was defeated in the November 2 general election by incumbent Connie Pillich (D) following a recount.[4]

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Wilson was endorsed by the following:

  • Buckeye Firearms
  • Cincinnati Right to Life
  • Associated Builders and Contractors of Ohio PAC
  • Ohio Right to Life PAC
  • Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters
  • Hamilton County Commissioner Chris Monzel
  • Hamilton County Commissioner Greg Hartmann
  • COAST – Coalition Opposed to Additional Spending and Taxes

2010

  • Wilson was endorsed by the Cincinnati Tea Party, of which he is a founder.[5]

Personal

Wilson and his wife, Joni, have three children.

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