|Ohio House of Representatives District 48|
|January 7, 2013|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Bachelor's||University of Nebraska-Omaha|
|Master's||Spring Arbor University|
|Profession||Vice President of Urban Affairs for YMCA/JCC|
He has worked in service as a Unit Director for the Boy's and Girl's Club, and later for the YMCA/JCC, eventually becoming the Vice President of Urban Affairs for YMCA/JCC. He served on the Toledo City Council beginning in 2002, and in 2007 was elected president of the Toledo City Council.
He got his bachelor's degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha and his master's degree from Spring Arbor University. He and his wife Ruth live in Toledo with their children.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ashford has been appointed to the following committees:
- Finance and Appropriations Committee, Ohio House of Representatives
- Financial Institutions, Housing and Urban Development Committee, Ohio House of Representatives
- Insurance Committee, Ohio House of Representatives
- Public Utilities Committee, Ohio House of Representatives
Ashford is running in the 2012 election for Ohio House, District 44. Ashford was unopposed in the March 6 Democratic primary election and is unchallenged in the general election which takes place on November 6, 2012.
|Ohio House of Representatives, District 48|
|Michael Ashford (D)||20,506||76.59%|
|Carolyn Eyre (R)||4,888||18.26%|
|Schylar Meadows (I)||1,380||5.15%|
In 2010, Ashford collected $83,051 in donations.
These were the largest contributors in 2010.
|OHIO ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES||$11,395|
|OHIO STATE ASSOCIATION OF PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS||$10,000|
|NORTHWEST OHIO DISTRICT COUNCIL OF CARPENTERS||$2,650|
|ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 8||$1,500|
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
Edna Brown (D)
|Ohio House of Representatives District 48
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