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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Bill Johnson (R-Ohio)


Biography
District: 6th District
Political Highlights: no previous office, ; U.S. House, 2011-present
Born: Nov. 10, 1954; Roseboro, N.C.
Residence: Marietta
Religion: Protestant
Family: Wife, LeeAnn Johnson; four children
Education: Troy U., B.S. 1979; Georgia Institute of Technology, M.S. 1984
Military Service: Air Force, 1973-78; Air Force, 1979-99
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade; Environment & the Economy; Oversight & Investigations); Science, Space & Technology (Oversight; Research and Technology)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2012generalBill Johnson (R) 164,53653.3
Charlie Wilson (D) 144,44446.7
2010generalBill Johnson (R) 103,17050.2
Charlie Wilson (D) 92,82345.2
Richard Cadle (CNSTP) 5,0772.5
Martin Elsass (LIBERT) 4,5052.2
Roll Call Vitals

2014 Race Rating

(District: OH-06)
 
Safe Republican


See Also:

(Full Race Ratings Map)

308th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow Ohio Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D) is 15th.

14th

Ohio is 14th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

7,763

Twitter Followers (@repbilljohnson)

Rep. Bill Johnson has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











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.