John Boehner

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John A. Boehner
John Boehner.jpg
U.S. House of Representatives,
Ohio, 8th District
In office
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 23
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 6, 1990
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Representative, Ohio State House of Representatives
Bachelor'sBusiness, Xavier University, 1977
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1968
BirthdayNovember 17, 1949
Place of birthWest Chester, OH
ReligionRoman Catholic
Office website
John A. Boehner (b. November 17, 1949) is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the state of Ohio. Boehner was first elected in 1990.


  • 1977: Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1968: Served in the United States Navy
  • 1981-1984: Union Township, Ohio, board of trustees
  • 1985-1990: Served as member of the Ohio state house of representatives
  • 1991-Present: U.S Representative from Ohio

Committee assignments

U.S. House


No current committee memberships found.


Political positions

Percentage voting with party

John A. Boehner voted with the Republican Party 100.0% of the time, which ranked 1 among the 242 House Republican members as of November 2011.[1]



On November 2, 2010, Boehner won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Justin A. Coussoule, David A. Harlow, and James J. Condit in the general election.[2]

U.S. House of Representatives, Ohio Congressional District 8 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn A. Boehner Incumbent 65.6% 142,731
     Democrat Justin A. Coussoule 30.3% 65,883
     Libertarian David A. Harlow 2.4% 5,121
     Constitution James J. Condit, Jr 1.7% 3,701
Total Votes 217,436

Campaign donors


Boehner won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. During that re-election cycle, Boehner's campaign committee raised a total of $9,796,947 and spent $9,876,911.[3]

His top 5 contributors between 2009-2010 were:

External links


Political offices
Preceded by
Buz Lukens
U.S. House of Representatives - Ohio District 8
Succeeded by