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

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Total Campaign Contributions Received by John A. Boehner: $7,082,983

Top 10 Organizations Funding

Firstenergy Corporation$49,750
CME Group$43,600
Pga Tour$36,200
Jennmar Corporation$32,950
American Electric Power$30,850
National Beer Wholesalers Association$30,000
Cozen Oconnor$27,500
Pinnacle West Capital$25,000
Murray Energy$24,400

Geographic Sources of Contributions to John A. Boehner

John A. Boehner received 91% of campaign contributions ($4,308,408) from outside district. (Rank: 81 out of 421.)

John A. Boehner received 74% of campaign contributions ($3,494,198) from outside state. (Rank: 67 out of 421.)

Total Campaign Contributions, 2005-2007: $4,739,743

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Top 10 Contributing Zip Codes

Washington, DC 20005$280,800
Washington, DC 20004$218,000
West Chester, OH 45069$179,495
Washington, DC 20001$148,400
Washington, DC 20036$141,416
Washington, DC 20006$106,100
Alexandria, VA 22314$101,600
Columbus, OH 43215$79,500
Mc Lean, VA 22102$58,750
Washington, DC 20003$58,400

Top 5 Contributing States

District Of Columbia$1,034,782
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This map depicts the total amount of campaign contributions to U.S. Representative John A. Boehner (Ohio District 8), based on the House District in which each contribution originated. This map includes all contributions from January 2005 through December 2007, excluding individual contributions of less than $200 and contributions from political parties, other candidates, and leadership PACs. Contribution data supplied by MapLight from analysis of Center for Responsive Politics data. Map created 10/16/2008 by Azavea Inc. For more details, see full report at This map may be freely reproduced provide credit is given to “MapLight.”

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