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  name                = Jimmy Stewart |
 
  name                = Jimmy Stewart |
 
  profile image      = jimmy_stewart.jpg |
 
  profile image      = jimmy_stewart.jpg |
 
  political position  = Ohio State Senate District 20 |
 
  political position  = Ohio State Senate District 20 |
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  retired = Former member|
  assumed office     = 2009 |
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  term in office began    = 2009 |
  term ends          = 2013 |
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  term in office ended = July 2011|
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
  profession          = Legislator |
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  profession          = Legislator |  
website            = [http://www.ohiosenate.gov/jimmy-stewart.html Senate website] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jimmy Stewart''' was a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Ohio State Senate]].  He served in the Ohio State House of Representatives from 2003 to 2008.  He joined the Ohio State Senate in 2008 representing District 20 and serving as [[State Senate Majority Floor Leader]] from 2008 until he resigned in July 2011 to pursue work in the private sector.<ref>[http://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/548315/Stewart-denies-rumors-surrounding-resignation.html?nav=5061 ''News and Sentinel,'' "Stewart denies rumors surrounding resignation," May 26, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jimmy Stewart''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Ohio State Senate]].  Stewart worked as an Athens City Auditor and a member of Athens City Council.  He served in the Ohio State House of Representatives from 2003 to 2008.  He joined the Ohio State Senate in 2008.  He has served in that position since, representing the 20th district.
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Stewart worked as an Equipment Salesman for Caterpillar Equipment.  He has also worked as Auditor for Athens City.  He is currently a Legislator.
 
Stewart worked as an Equipment Salesman for Caterpillar Equipment.  He has also worked as Auditor for Athens City.  He is currently a Legislator.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011===
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*[[Legislative Service Commission, Ohio State Legislature]]
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*[[Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Committee, Ohio State Senate|Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Committee]]
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*[[Energy and Public Utilities Committee, Ohio State Senate|Energy and Public Utilities Committee]]
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*[[Finance Committee, Ohio State Senate|Finance Committee]]
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*[[Health, Human Services and Aging Committee, Ohio State Senate|Health, Human Services and Aging Committee]]
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*[[Rules and Reference Committee, Ohio State Senate|Rules and Reference Committee]]
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===2010===
  
 
* [[Education Committee, Ohio Senate]]
 
* [[Education Committee, Ohio Senate]]
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* [[Health, Human Services and Aging Committee, Ohio Senate]]
 
* [[Health, Human Services and Aging Committee, Ohio Senate]]
 
* [[State and Local Government and Veterans' Affairs Committee, Ohio Senate]]
 
* [[State and Local Government and Veterans' Affairs Committee, Ohio Senate]]
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==Senate Bill 5==
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::''See also: [[Ohio State Senate Bill 5, the "Collective Bargaining Bill" (2011)|Ohio State Senate Bill 5 (2011)]] and [[Ohio Senate Bill 5 Veto Referendum (2011)]]
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In a February 18, 2011 interview with ''The Columbus Dispatch,'' Seitz voiced concerns about the controversial [[Shannon Jones#Collective bargaining bill (SB5), 2011|collective bargaining bill]], stating that he was seeking middle ground with labor and was unsure whether he would support the bill.<ref>[http://www.dispatchpolitics.com/live/content/local_news/stories/2011/02/18/copy/some-gop-senators-say-bill-goes-too-far.html?adsec=politics&sid=101 ''Columbus Dispatch,'' "Some GOP senators say bill goes too far," February 18, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Stewart was elected to Ohio State Senate District 20.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.oh.us/SOS/elections/electResultsMain/2008ElectionResults/ohSenate_110408.aspx "Ohio State Senate official election results for 2008"]</ref>  
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On November 4, 2008, Stewart was elected to Ohio State Senate District 20.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.oh.us/sos/elections/Research/electResultsMain/2008ElectionResults/ohSenate_110408.aspx ''Ohio Secretary of State,'' "Ohio State Senate official election results for 2008," accessed April 15, 2014]</ref>  
  
Stewart raised $1,719,937 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=100214 Follow the Money's report on 2008 campaign contributions 2008]</ref>   
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Stewart raised $1,719,937 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=100214 ''Follow the Money'', "Report on 2008 campaign contributions," accessed June 10, 2014]</ref>   
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
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===2010===
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In 2010, a year in which he was not up for re-election, Stewart raised $106,696.
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<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=123590 ''Follow the Money'', "2010 campaign contributions," accessed June 10, 2014]</ref> 
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Listed below are primary contributors.
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| OHIO DENTAL ASSOCIATION
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| align="right" |$6,000
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| [[Wholesale Beer & Wine Association of Ohio]]
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| align="right" | $3,500
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| KEGLER BORWN HILL & RITTER
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| align="right" | $2,950
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| OHIO OIL & GAS ASSOCIATION
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| align="right" | $2,350
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| OHIO PROVIDER RESOURCE ASSOCIATION
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| align="right" | $2,000
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==Campaign Donors==
 
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
In 2008 Stewart raised $1,354,489.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=97655 ''Follow the Money's report on 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>   
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In 2008 Stewart raised $1,354,489.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=97655 ''Follow the Money'', "Report on 2008 campaign contributions," accessed June 10, 2014]</ref>   
  
 
Listed below are the largest contributors.  
 
Listed below are the largest contributors.  
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.ohiosenate.gov/jimmy-stewart.html Profile from the Ohio Senate website]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=45221 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=45221 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=100344 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83657 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=65361 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=12668 2002]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=100344 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83657 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=65361 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=12668 2002]
  
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Revision as of 18:18, 10 June 2014

Jimmy Stewart
Jimmy stewart.jpg
Ohio State Senate District 20
Former member
Term in office began
2009
Term in office ended
July 2011
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Jimmy Stewart was a Republican member of the Ohio State Senate. He served in the Ohio State House of Representatives from 2003 to 2008. He joined the Ohio State Senate in 2008 representing District 20 and serving as State Senate Majority Floor Leader from 2008 until he resigned in July 2011 to pursue work in the private sector.[1]

Stewart worked as an Equipment Salesman for Caterpillar Equipment. He has also worked as Auditor for Athens City. He is currently a Legislator.

Stewart earned his BBA from Marshall University. He went on to receive his MBA from Xavier University.

Committee assignments

2011

2010

Senate Bill 5

See also: Ohio State Senate Bill 5 (2011) and Ohio Senate Bill 5 Veto Referendum (2011)

In a February 18, 2011 interview with The Columbus Dispatch, Seitz voiced concerns about the controversial collective bargaining bill, stating that he was seeking middle ground with labor and was unsure whether he would support the bill.[2]

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Stewart was elected to Ohio State Senate District 20.[3]

Stewart raised $1,719,937 for his campaign.[4]

Ohio State Senate District 20
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jimmy Stewart (R) 84,664
Rick Shriver (D) 62,268
Timothy Kettler (G) 8,538

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which he was not up for re-election, Stewart raised $106,696. [5]

Listed below are primary contributors.

Donor Amount
OHIO DENTAL ASSOCIATION $6,000
Wholesale Beer & Wine Association of Ohio $3,500
KEGLER BORWN HILL & RITTER $2,950
OHIO OIL & GAS ASSOCIATION $2,350
OHIO PROVIDER RESOURCE ASSOCIATION $2,000

2008

In 2008 Stewart raised $1,354,489.[6]

Listed below are the largest contributors.

Donor Amount
REPUBLICAN SENATE CAMPAIGN CMTE OF OHIO $1,024,262
OHIO REPUBLICAN PARTY $118,389
OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $12,500
CITIZENS FOR GILLMOR $10,000
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $10,000

Personal

Stewart is married.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Ohio State Senate District 20
2009–July 2011
Succeeded by
Troy Balderson