John A. Boehner Republican (Elected 1990), OH House district 8

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Rep. John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) — John A. Boehner represents the 8th District of Ohio. He was born in Reading, Ohio on Nov. 17, 1949. Boehner graduated from Xavier University in 1977. His professional history includes selling plastics and packaging materials for Nucite Sales where he worked his way up to president. Boehner began his political career in local (Union Township) politics before moving on to the Ohio House of Representatives. Boehner was elected to the House of Representatives in 1990 and elected Speaker of the House for the 112th Congress. He married Deborah Gunlack in 1973 and has two children: Lindsay and Tricia. Source: Congressional Directory Online via GPO Access

No longer in office

Total Campaign Contributions Received by John A. Boehner: $4,099,357

Top 10 Interests Funding

Securities & Investment$293,150
Real Estate$208,000
Oil & Gas$180,000
Electric Utilities$168,100
Lawyers/Law Firms$141,950
Health Professionals$108,455
Misc Finance$99,165
Pharmaceuticals/Health Products$94,520

Top 10 Organizations Funding

Firstenergy Corporation$49,750
American Electric Power$30,500
Nustar Energy$20,400
Ernst and Young$19,900
Anheuser Busch$17,500
Cozen Oconnor$17,500
Fierce Government Relations$16,700
Chubb Ina$15,000
Monsanto Company$15,000

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