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State of Ohio (Clermont, Brown, Adams, Hamilton, Pike, Warren, Scioto Counties) November 2, 2010 Election
US Representative; District 2 Voter Information

2 Year Term. Salary: $174,000

To represent the people of Ohio, their district and the United States in dealing with matters of national and international importance. The general welfare should be a prime concern.

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Jean Schmidt 139,027 votes 58.45%

  • Party: Republican
Surya "Chili" Yalamanchili Click here for more information about this candidate 82,431 votes 34.66%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Business Executive
  • Procter & Gamble Brand Manager
  • LinkedIn - Director of Marketing
  • Worked full-time during college to help pay tuition
  • Started Internet company at 15
  • Rutgers University - BS - Finance; Psychology (honors)
  • Rebuild our manufacturing base to bring back jobs to Ohio
  • Real campaign finance reform so Washington answers to the people again
  • Long-term plans to balance the budget and begin paying down our debt
Marc Johnston Click here for more information about this candidate 16,259 votes 6.84%
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Trainer
  • B.S. History / Teacher Education
  • Master of Education (graduate in 10/10)
  • 3 Years at Cincinnati Children's Hospital
  • 5 Years as a Middle/High School Teacher
  • Married with one child (and one on the way)
  • Balance the budget.
  • Slash the federal bureaucracy.
  • Drop the deficit.
Randy Lee Conover (Write-In) Click here for more information about this candidate 128 votes 0.05%
  • Occupation: Retired Classroom Teacher
  • Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in Education
  • Living historian recreating America pre-1840s
  • Former Radio Dispatcher with Ohio State Highway Patrol
  • Former Deputy Chief Firefighter/Paramedic
  • 45-year member of United Methodist Church, current Lay Leader
  • Former Civil Defense, Radiological Defense Officer
  • Restore all branches and agents of the Federal government to follow the intentions of the Founding Fathers as written in the Constitution.
  • Reduce the size and scope of the Federal government to return liberty to the people and states.
  • Rethink Federal laws, regulations, and taxation to free small and medium businesses to grow and create jobs.

Basic candidate data supplied by the Secretary of State. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
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The League of Women Voters of Ohio has asked all candidates for this office to respond to 5 questions on Qualification, Priorities, Private sector regulation, Immigration, and Outsourcing.

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