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Hamilton County, OH November 4, 2008 Election
Recorder; County of Hamilton Voter Information

4 Year Term. Salary: $64,648

To record deeds, mortgages, plats, leases and powers of attorney, and proceedings of annexation and municipal incorporations; and to serve on the County Records Commission, which disposes of outdated county records.

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Rebecca Prem Groppe Click here for more information about this candidate 177,515 votes 50.44%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Hamilton County Recorder
  • Master of Public Administration - Northern Kentucky University
  • Bachelor of Science - University of Cincinnati
  • Ohio Child Support Enforcement Agencies Directors Association - Partner of the Year 2007
  • National Association of Counties - Achievement Award Winner 2001
  • Community Services for the Deaf - Corporate Partnership Award 2006
  • Former elected Clerk of Miami Township
  • Safety and Security of personal information
  • Continue providing award-winning levels of customer service
  • Responsible stewardship of tax dollars
Wayne Coates Click here for more information about this candidate 174,424 votes 49.56%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Real Estate Broker/Courtroom Bailiff
  • State Representative 124th Ohio General Assembly; Financial Institution Committee, Local Government and Townships Committee,
  • Ways and Means Committee, Economic Development & Small Business Committee, Housing & Urban Development Committee,
  • Physician Loan Repayment Advisory Board.
  • Mayor of the City of Forest Park; Presiding Judge Mayor's Court, Inter-government Relations Committee,
  • Tax Incentive Review Council, Ohio-Indiana-Kentucky Regional Council of Governments,Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency
  • Ohio Municipal League, Mayor's Association, Hamilton County Municipal League
  • Stabilize property values through community revitalization
  • Improve the professional community's accessibility to public records
  • Responsive customer service

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