July 22, 2014

Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio)

  • District: 7th District, Outer Cleveland suburbs; most of Canton
  • Residence: Lakeville
  • Born: June 14, 1954; Peru, Ind.
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Jody Gibbs; three children
  • Education: Ohio State U., A.A.S. 1974 (animal husbandry)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Ohio House, 2003-09; Ohio Senate, 2009-10; U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Conservation, Energy & Forestry; Department Operations, Oversight & Nutrition; General Farm Commodities & Risk Management); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment - Chairman)
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State Information: 7th District, Outer Cleveland suburbs; most of Canton

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Bob Gibbs (R) 178,104 56.4%
Joyce Healy-Abrams (D) 137,708 43.6%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 44% Mitt Romney: 54%
2008 Barack Obama: 47% John McCain: 51%