John Boccieri

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John Boccieri
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U.S. House, Ohio, District 16
Former officeholder
In office
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Ohio State House of Representatives
Bachelor'sSaint Bonaventure University (1992)
Master'sWebster University (1996)
OtherOxford University (1991)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1994-1998
Service branchUnited States Air Force Reserve
Years of service1998-present
Date of birthOctober 5, 1969
Place of birthYoungstown, OH
ReligionRoman Catholic
Personal website
John Boccieri (b. October 5, 1969) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, representing the 16th district of Ohio. He was first elected to Congress in 2008, and ran unsuccessfully for re-election in 2010.[1]


Boccieri is a native of Youngstown, Ohio. He holds a bachelor's of science degree in economics from Saint Bonaventure University and a Master's in Business/Public Administration from Webster University. He also attended Sommerville College at Oxford University in 1991.

Boccieri resides in Alliance Ohio with his family. He and wife Stacey have three children.[1]


  • 2008-2010: United States House of Representatives, District 16
  • 2001-2006: Ohio State House of Representatives
  • 1998-present: United States Air Force Reserve
  • 1994-1998: United States Air Force
  • 1992-1994: Legislative Aide, Ohio State Representatives Greg DiDonanto and Richard Cordray
  • 1992: Semi-Professional Baseball Player, Portsmouth Explorers


Voting Record

Frequency of Voting with Democratic Leadership

According to a July 2010 analysis of 1,357 votes cast from January 1, 2009 to June 16, 2010, Boccieri has voted with the House Democratic leadership 93.4% of the time.[2] That same analysis reported that he also voted with party leadership 94.2% of the time in 2010.

Washington Post Analysis

A separate analysis from The Washington Post from July 23, 2010, concluded that he votes 93.8% of the time with a majority of Democrats in the House of Representatives.[3]



See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Ohio, 2014

On January 5, 2013, Boccieri filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission paperwork stating his intention to run for Ohio's 7th congressional district seat in the United States House of Representatives in 2014. The current 7th district Rep. is Bob Gibbs, a Republican first elected in 2010.[4][5]

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