Steve Chabot (R-OH-1)i

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Steve Chabot Congressman Ohio District 1

 

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Steven Joseph “Steve” Chabot

Steve Chabot 2014 Congressional Candidate Ohio District 1

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Congressman Steve Chabot has proudly served Ohio’s First Congressional District for 15 years. A lifelong Cincinnatian, Congressman Chabot has previously served as a Cincinnati City Councilman and Hamilton County Commissioner for four years on each prior to being elected to Congress in 1994.

Congressman Chabot continues to serve on the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Small Business and the Committee on Foreign Affairs (formerly the Committee on International Relations). He was named to the role of Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia in 2011.

Congressman Chabot is one of Congress’ leading advocates for fiscal responsibility, voting consistently to eliminate wasteful spending and reduce the excessive tax burden on hard-working Americans. Nonpartisan taxpayer advocacy groups such as Citizens Against Government Waste, the Concord Coalition and the National Taxpayers Union have time and again rated Chabot as one of the most pro-taxpayer members of Congress.

Congressman Chabot also served as one of 12 House Managers during the Senate impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton in January 1999, where he received praise for his even-handed and thoughtful approach to the trial. Congressman Chabot has helped lead efforts to block taxation of the Internet, pass product liability reform measures and toughen anti-drug laws. He is also an outspoken defender of the rights of the unborn, most importantly having authored the ban on the practice of partial-birth abortions.

Congressman Chabot is a 1973 graduate of LaSalle High School. He went on to earn his undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary, and then returned to Cincinnati to teach at St. Joseph’s School in the West End while studying at Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law in the evening. Congressman Chabot has been active in the community, having taught political science at the University of Cincinnati and chairing the Boy Scouts of Cincinnati.

Congressman Chabot and his wife Donna live in the Cincinnati neighborhood of Westwood and have two children, Erica and Randy.

Biography of Steve Chabot from Chabot for Congress

Steve Chabot served as Congressman in Ohio’s First Congressional District for fourteen years. Prior to his election to Congress in 1994, Chabot served on Cincinnati City Council and the Hamilton County Commission for four years on each body. In January 2009, Steve Chabot announced that he was running to reclaim his seat in Congress.

During his time in Congress, Chabot served on the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Foreign Affairs and in 2007 was selected to serve as the Ranking Member on the Committee on Small Business.

Chabot was one of Congress’s leading advocates for fiscal responsibility – voting consistently to eliminate wasteful spending and reduce the excessive tax burden on hard-working Americans. Nonpartisan taxpayer advocacy groups such as Citizens Against Government Waste, the Concord Coalition, and the National Taxpayers Union consistently rated Chabot as one of the most pro-taxpayer members of Congress.

Congressman Chabot, also served as a House Manager during the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. Chabot received praise for his even-handed and thoughtful approach to the trial.

Chabot helped lead efforts to block taxation of the Internet, pass product liability reform measures, and toughen anti-drug laws. He is an outspoken defender of individual privacy rights.

Steve is a graduate of LaSalle High School. He earned his degree from the College of William and Mary, and then returned to Cincinnati to teach at St. Joseph’s School in the West End while he studied at the Salmon P. Chase College of Law in the evening.

Steve and his wife Donna live in the Cincinnati neighborhood of Westwood. They have two children: Erica and Randy. Chabot stays active in the community, teaching a Political Science class at the University of Cincinnati and chairing the Boy Scouts of Cincinnati.