John Boehner

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John A. Boehner
John Boehner.jpg
U.S. House of Representatives,
Ohio, 8th District
Incumbent
In office
1991-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 23
PartyRepublican
Compensation
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
1984-1990
Education
Bachelor'sBusiness, Xavier University, 1977
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1968
Personal
BirthdayNovember 17, 1949
Place of birthWest Chester, OH
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
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.

Career

  • 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

2011-2012

No current committee memberships found.

Issues

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]

Elections

2010

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

2010

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


References

Political offices
Preceded by
Buz Lukens
U.S. House of Representatives - Ohio District 8
2004–present
Succeeded by
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