Jeff Berding

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Jeff Berding is an American politician of the Democratic Party and former Cincinnati City Council Member. He was elected in 2005, was re-elected in 2007 and 2009 and resigned his seat in 2011. He served as Chair of the Rules and Government Operations Committee, Vice-chaired the Finance Committee, and was a member of the Law and Public Safety Committee and the Economic Development Committee.

He graduated from St. Xavier High School in 1985.[1]

2005 Election[edit]

Berding was elected to Cincinnati City Council in 2005 in his first run for political office. He raised the most money of all candidates in the race.[2]

He finished in sixth place, with the top nine sitting on council. Although he is a Democrat, the council seats are nonpartisan. Terms last two years.

2009 Un-endorsement[edit]

In 2009, Jeff Berding was un-endorsed by the local Democratic Party.[3] The un-endorsement was cause for some strife as it got referenced by various Cincinnati media outlets.[4][5]

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