Ohio's 17th Congressional District

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The 17th Congressional District of Ohio was a congressional district that was eliminated in the 2010 Census redistricting process. During the 2010 redistricting process Ohio had two seats in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 17th congressional district will no longer exist after the 2012 elections.

The final representative of the 17th congressional district was Tim Ryan (D).

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Tim Ryan won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Jim Graham and James A. Traficant, Jr. in the general election.[1]

U.S. House of Representatives, Ohio Congressional District 17 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democrat Green check mark transparent.pngTim Ryan Incumbent 53.9% 102,758
     Republican Jim Graham 30.1% 57,352
     Independent James A. Traficant, Jr 16% 30,556
Total Votes 190,666

Redistricting

2010-2011

See also: Redistricting in Ohio

Ohio had two seat in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 17th congressional district will no longer exists after the 2012 elections.

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