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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio)

District: 7th District
Political Highlights: Ohio House, 2003-09; Ohio Senate, 2009-10; U.S. House of Representatives, 2011-present
Born: June 14, 1954; Peru, Ind.
Residence: Lakeville
Religion: Methodist
Family: Wife, Jody Gibbs; three children
Education: Ohio State U., A.A.S. 1974
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (3rd term)
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (General Farm Commodities & Risk Management; Nutrition); Transportation & Infrastructure (Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation; Highways & Transit; Water Resources & Environment - Chairman)

Election History
2014generalBob Gibbs (R) 143,959100.0
2012generalBob Gibbs (R) 178,10456.4
Joyce Healy-Abrams (D) 137,70843.6
2010generalBob Gibbs (R) 107,42653.9
Zack Space (D) 80,75640.5
Lindsey Sutton (CNSTP) 11,2465.6
Mark Pitrone (WRI) 200.0
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Ohio is 14th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


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Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.