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State of Ohio (Adams, Brown, Clermont, Pike, Hamilton, Warren, Scioto Counties) November 2, 2004 Election
United States Representative; District 2 Voter Information

2 Year Term. Salary: $158,100

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)

Rob Portman Click here for more information about this candidate 227,102 votes 71.70%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: US Congressman
  • Partner--Graydon Head and Ritchey Law Firm
  • Associate Counsel to the President
  • Director of the White House Office of Legislative Affairs
  • JD--University of Michigan Law School
  • BA--Dartmouth
Charles W. Sanders Click here for more information about this candidate 89,598 votes 28.29%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Senior Personal Financial Analyst
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio
  • Former Mayor of Waynesville, Ohio twice elected
  • Former Vice Chairman of the Warren County Municipal League
  • Former member of Amtraks Mayor's Advisory Board, National
  • Member of OKI Ohio Kentucky and Indiana regional council of governments
  • Member of AFL-CIO-CWA Retired from General Motors after thirty years service
  • The Economy - Control Horrible National Deficits - Curb Trade Imbalances
  • Jobs - Retain and Create New Manufacturing, Technology Bus's Improve Transportation Modalities; ie. Light Rail, Mass Transit, Land, Water and Air.
  • Health Care - Make health care affordable and available - Preserve Social Security, Medicare and Prescription Drug Benefits for Seniors
James Condit, Jr. (write-in) Click here for more information about this candidate 60 votes 0.02%
  • founder Citizens for a Fair Vote Count (CFVC)

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 6 questions on Qualifications, Top Priority, Pressing Issue, Federal Deficit, Health Care, and Public Transportation.

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