- About Stephanie Tubbs Jones
Full name: Stephanie Tubbs Jones
Also known as: Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Stephanie "Tubbs" Jones, Tubbs Jones, Stephanie
Education: Case Western Reserve University
Professions: American politician
Work: Chairman of House Ethics Committee
- Stephanie Tubbs Jones Known for
Free for All! (2008), How Ohio Pulled It Off (2008), 18 in '08 (2007), 9th Annual State of the Black Union: Building Blocks for America (2008)
- Stephanie Tubbs Jones Death information
Died: Wednesday, 20th of August, 2008 (Age: 58)
- Stephanie Tubbs Jones Biography
Stephanie Tubbs Jones (September 10, 1949 – August 20, 2008) was a Democratic politician and member of the United States House of Representatives. She represented the 11th District of Ohio, which encompasses most of downtown and eastern Cleveland and many of the eastern suburbs in Cuyahoga County, including Euclid, Cleveland Heights, and Shaker Heights. She was the first African-American woman to be elected to Congress from Ohio.On December 19, 2006, Tubbs Jones was named Chairwoman of the House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct for the 110th Congress. She was also a member of the House Ways and Means Committee.On August 19, 2008, Tubbs Jones was found unconscious in her car, having suffered a cerebral hemorrhage caused by a burst aneurysm. She was taken to an East Cleveland hospital, where she died the next day.
- Stephanie Tubbs Jones Family
Spouse: Mervyn L. Jones, Sr.