Matt Patten

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Matt Patten
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Candidate for
Ohio House of Representatives, District 7
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
House Of Representatives District 18
2009 - 2011
Personal
ProfessionCommunity Organizer
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Matt Patten was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 7 of the Ohio House of Representatives.

He represented District 18 of Ohio House of Representatives from 2009 to 2011.

Biography

Patten's professional experience is as a community organizer.

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the Ohio House of Representatives, Patten served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Ohio House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 6, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 5, 2014. Matt Patten was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Mike Dovilla was unopposed in the Republican primary. Patten withdrew from the race before the general election. Dovilla was unchallenged in the general election.[1]

2012

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2012

Patten ran in the 2012 election for Ohio House, District 7. Patten was unopposed in the March 6 Democratic primary election and was defeated by District 18 incumbent Mike Dovilla (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 7, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMike Dovilla Incumbent 50.1% 27,731
     Democratic Matt Patten 49.9% 27,613
Total Votes 55,344

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Patten was defeated in the November 2 general election by challenger Mike Dovilla (R).[5]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 18
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Dovilla (R) 22,149 52.41%
Matt Patten (D) 20,115 47.59%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Patten won election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[6][7][8]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 18
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Patten (D) 28,425
Colleen Grady (R) 27,468

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Patten collected $302,604 in donations.[9]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
OHIO DEMOCRATIC PARTY $96,494
HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS FUND OF OHIO $40,000
LABORERS LOCAL 310 $21,340
LABORERS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF OHIO $12,500
SEIU HEALTH CARE DISTRICT 1199 WV KY OH $10,670

Personal

Patten and his wife, Katherine, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Ohio House of Representatives - District 18
2009–2011
Succeeded by
Mike Dovilla (R)