Difference between revisions of "Jimmy Stewart"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(fixed errors)
m (Text replace - "Follow the Money's report on 2008 campaign contributions 2008]</ref>" to "''Follow the Money'', "Report on 2008 campaign contributions," accessed June 10, 2014]</ref>")
(6 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 8: Line 8:
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  profession          = Legislator |  
 
  profession          = Legislator |  
}}{{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 his resignation in July 2011.
+
}}{{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>
  
 
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.
Line 32: Line 32:
  
 
==Senate Bill 5==
 
==Senate Bill 5==
 
+
::''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)]]
 
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>
 
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>  
+
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>   
+
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>   
  
 
{{Votebox |
 
{{Votebox |
Line 58: Line 58:
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010, a year in which he was not up for re-election, Stewart raised $106,696.
 
In 2010, a year in which he was not up for re-election, Stewart raised $106,696.
<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=123590 2010 Campaign Donations]</ref>   
+
<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=123590 ''Follow the Money'', "2010 campaign contributions," accessed June 10, 2014]</ref>   
  
 
Listed below are primary contributors.  
 
Listed below are primary contributors.  
Line 80: Line 80:
  
 
===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>   
+
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.  

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

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

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