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Tracy Heard

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Tracy Heard
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Ohio House of Representatives District 26
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$60,584/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Akron
Websites
Office website
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Tracy Maxwell Heard is a Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing District 26. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006. Heard is currently serving as Minority Leader. In the past she held the position of Minority Whip.

Heard cannot run for re-election to the House in 2014 because of term-limits.

Biography

Heard earned her B.A. in Communications from the University of Akron. She has worked as a loan and compliance auditor as well as a public relations consultant. Heard is the owner of Millennium Solutions.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Heard served on the following committees:

Ohio Committee Assignments, 2013
Education
Insurance
Rules and Reference

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Heard served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Heard served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2012

Heard won re-election in the 2012 election for Ohio House, District 26. Heard was unopposed in the March 6 Democratic primary election and defeated Joseph Healy (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTracy Heard Incumbent 82.9% 43,687
     Republican Joseph Healy 17.1% 9,007
Total Votes 52,694

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Heard won re-election to District 26 of the Ohio House of Representatives.[4] Her opponent was Joseph Healy (R). The election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 26
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Tracy Heard (D) 25,813 80.42%
Joseph Healy (R) 6,284 19.58%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Heard won re-election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[6]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 26
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Tracy Heard (D) 40,248
Joseph Healy (R) 8,162

2006

On November 7, 2006, Heard won election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[7] Her opponent was Michael D. Elicson (R).

Ohio House of Representatives, District 26
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Tracy Heard (D) 25,330
Michael D. Elicson (R) 5,549

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Heard is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Heard raised a total of $664,410 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[8]

Tracy Heard's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Ohio State House, District 26 Won $173,545
2010 Ohio State House, District 26 Won $358,257
2008 Ohio State House, District 26 Won $106,347
2006 Ohio State House, District 26 Won $26,261
Grand Total Raised $664,410

2012

Heard won re-election to the Ohio State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Heard raised a total of $173,545.

2010

Heard won re-election to the Ohio State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Heard raised a total of $358,257.

2008

Heard won re-election to the Ohio State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Heard raised a total of $106,347.

2006

Heard won election to the Ohio State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Heard raised a total of $26,261.

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Ohio House of Representatives - District 26
2007–present
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