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Preble, Butler County, OH March 7, 2000 Election
State Representative; District 60

2 Year Term. Salary $42,427

To represent the people of the district and State of Ohio in dealing with matters not allocated to the federal government.

Results as of Mar 22 9:16pm, 100% of Precincts Reporting

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Shawn Webster 7,477 votes 46.7%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Small Animal Veteinarian
  • Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine OSU 1973
  • 29 year successful marriage- 3 adult children now experienceing successes of their own.
  • Founded and operated a small business for 23 years.
  • 18 year school board veteran; 12 Ross Local, 6 Butler County ESC
  • USAF Veteran
  • Education
  • Farmland and independent farmer preservation
  • Relieve business from being tax collectors
David W. Wesler 5,845 votes 33.3%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Self employed farmer and small business man.
  • BS Agriculture - The Ohio State University
  • Clerk of Jefferson Township - Three terms
  • Have held many leadership positions in community and county organizations (Kiwanis, Farm Bureau, Township Association, 911 Advisory Board, and Zoning)
  • Member Preble County planning commission
  • Supporter - Preble and Butler County Livestock Program
  • Weather checker - WDTN Channel 2
  • Education - Simplify school funding foundation's formula to ensure each child receives a thorough education.
  • Tax Reform - Reduce constituants tax burdens through sound fiscal money management.
  • Economic Growth - Encourage economic growth and urban renewal while preserving our prime farmland
Kevin L. Williams 4,166 votes 100.0%
(This candidate has not responded to SmartVoter)
  • Party: Democratic
Sally Southard 3,891 votes 20.0%
(This candidate has not responded to SmartVoter)
  • Party: Republican
Patrick K. White 35 votes 68.6%
(This candidate has not responded to SmartVoter)
  • Party: Libertarian
R. Jason Bach 26 votes 100.0%
(This candidate has not responded to SmartVoter)
  • Party: Natural Law
Haward R. Matre 16 votes 31.4%
(This candidate has not responded to SmartVoter)
  • Party: Libertarian

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