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Elections 2016
Governor
John R. Kasich

RepublicanJohn R. Kasich

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: May 13, 1952
Birth Place: McKees Rocks, PA
Next Election: None

(Last updated by The Associated Press on March 2, 2016.)

DemocratEdward 'Ed' FitzGerald

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Ed FitzGerald won his May 2014 primary, he will face John Kasich in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 7, 2014.)

Senate
Robert 'Rob' Jones Portman

RepublicanRobert 'Rob' Jones Portman

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Dec. 19, 1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Next Election: 2016

Rob Portman is not up for re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

Sherrod Campbell Brown

DemocratSherrod Campbell Brown

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Nov. 9, 1952
Birth Place: Mansfield, OH
Next Election: 2018

Sherrod Brown is not up for re-election in 2014.

(Last updated by Julie Carr Smyth on June 7, 2014.)

House District 1

DemocratFrederick 'Fred' L. Kundrata, III

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Fred Kundrata won his May 2014 primary, he will face Steve Chabot in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 7, 2014.)

Steve Chabot

RepublicanSteve Chabot

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Jan. 22, 1953
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Next Election: 2014

Steve Chabot won his May 2014 primary, he will face Fred Kundrata in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 10
Michael 'Mike' Ray Turner

RepublicanMichael 'Mike' Ray Turner

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Jan. 11, 1960
Birth Place: Dayton, OH
Next Election: 2014

Mike Turner won his May 2014 primary, he will face Robert Klepinger in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratRobert Klepinger

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Robert Klepinger won his May 2014 primary, he will face Mike Turner in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 11
Marcia L. Fudge

DemocratMarcia L. Fudge

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: Oct. 29, 1952
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Next Election: 2014

Marcia Fudge won her May 2014 primary, she will face Mark Zetzer in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

RepublicanMark Zetzer

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Mark Zetzer won his May 2014 primary, he will face Marcia Fudge in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 12

DemocratDavid Tibbs

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

David Tibbs won his May 2014 primary, he will face Pat Tiberi in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

Patrick 'Pat' Joseph Tiberi

RepublicanPatrick 'Pat' Joseph Tiberi

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Oct. 21, 1962
Birth Place: Columbus, OH
Next Election: 2014

Pat Tiberi won his May 2014 primary, he will face David Tibbs in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 13
Timothy 'Tim' J. Ryan

DemocratTimothy 'Tim' J. Ryan

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: July 16, 1973
Birth Place: Niles, OH
Next Election: 2014

Tim Ryan won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 14

DemocratMichael Wager

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Michael Wager won his May 2014 primary, he will face David Joyce in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

David 'Dave' P.  Joyce

RepublicanDavid 'Dave' P. Joyce

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: March 17, 1912
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Next Election: 2014

Dave Joyce won his May 2014 primary, he will face Michael Wager in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 15

DemocratRichard Scott Wharton

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Scott Wharton won his May 2014 primary, he will face Steve Stivers in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

Steve Stivers

RepublicanSteve Stivers

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: March 24, 1965
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Next Election: 2014

Steve Stivers won his May 2014 primary, he will face Scott Wharton in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 16
James 'Jim' B. Renacci

RepublicanJames 'Jim' B. Renacci

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Dec. 3, 1958
Birth Place: Monongahela, PA
Next Election: 2014

Jim Renacci won his May 2014 primary, he will face Pete Crossland in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratPete Crossland

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Pete Crossland won his May 2014 primary, he will face Jim Renacci in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 2
Brad Wenstrup

RepublicanBrad Wenstrup

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: June 17, 1958
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Next Election: 2014

Brad Wenstrup won his May 2014 primary, he will face Marek Tyszkiewicz in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratMarek Tyszkiewicz

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Marek Tyszkiewicz won his May 2014 primary, he will face Brad Wenstrup in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 7, 2014.)

House District 3

RepublicanJohn Adams

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

John Adams won his May 2014 primary, he will face Joyce Beatty in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

Joyce Beatty

DemocratJoyce Beatty

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: March 12, 1950
Birth Place: Dayton, OH
Next Election: 2014

Joyce Beatty won her May 2014 primary, she will face John Adams in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 4
Jim Daniel Jordan

RepublicanJim Daniel Jordan

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Feb. 17, 1964
Birth Place: Troy, OH
Next Election: 2014

Jim Jordan won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on September 5, 2014.)

House District 5
Robert 'Bob' Edward Latta

RepublicanRobert 'Bob' Edward Latta

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: April 18, 1956
Birth Place: Bluffton, OH
Next Election: 2014

Bob Latta won his May 2014 primary, he will face Robert Fry in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratRobert Fry

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Robert Fry won his May 2014 primary, he will face Bob Latta in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 6
Bill L. Johnson

RepublicanBill L. Johnson

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Nov. 10, 1954
Birth Place: Roseboro, NC
Next Election: 2014

Bill Johnson won his May 2014 primary, he will face Jennifer Garrison in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratJennifer Garrison

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Jennifer Garrison won her May 2014 primary, she will face Bill Johnson in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 7
Robert 'Bob' Brian Gibbs

RepublicanRobert 'Bob' Brian Gibbs

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: June 14, 1954
Birth Place: Peru, IN
Next Election: 2014

Bob Gibbs won his May 2014 primary, he will seek re-election in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

House District 8
John Andrew Boehner

RepublicanJohn Andrew Boehner

Incumbent
Party: Republican
Birthdate: Nov. 17, 1949
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Next Election: 2014

John Boehner won his May 2014 primary, he will face Tom Poetter in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

DemocratTom Poetter

Challenger
Party: Democratic
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Tom Poetter won his May 2014 primary, he will face John Boehner in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)

House District 9
Marcy Carolyn Kaptur

DemocratMarcy Carolyn Kaptur

Incumbent
Party: Democratic
Birthdate: June 17, 1946
Birth Place: Toledo, OH
Next Election: 2014

Marcy Kaptur won her May 2014 primary, she will face Richard May in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 13, 2014.)

RepublicanRichard May

Challenger
Party: Republican
Birth Place: ,
Next Election: 2014

Richard May won his May 2014 primary, he will face Marcy Kaptur in November.

(Last updated by The Associated Press on June 8, 2014.)