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The Ohio Senate is the upper house in Ohio's bicameral legislature, the Ohio General Assembly; the lower house is the Ohio House of Representatives. Both were established in the state constitution of 1851. The 126th General Assembly convened in January 2005. Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus (largest metropolitan area is Cleveland) Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 34th 116,096 km² 355 km 355 km 8. ... In government, bicameralism is the practice of having two legislative or parliamentary chambers. ... A legislature is a governmental deliberative assembly with the power to adopt laws. ... The Ohio General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Ohio. ... Ohio has a bicameral legislature, the Ohio General Assembly, consisting a House of Representatives and Senate (the Ohio State Senate), based on its constitution of 1851. ... 1851 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ...


Members of the Ohio Senate are limited to two consecutive four-year elected terms. Service to fill out another member's uncompleted term does not count against the term limits. There are 33 members elected from individual districts. The current party distribution is 22 Republicans and 11 Democrats. The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ...


In 2004, the even-numbered seats were up for re-election. Republicans managed to hold onto four open seats (in the 4th district, 8th district, 14th district, and 18th district). Meanwhile, Democrats managed to hold one open seat (30th). In the remaining 11 races, the sitting incumbent was successfully re-elected. No seats changed hands.

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Make-up of Ohio Senate

Affiliation Members
  Republican Party 22
  Democratic Party 11
 Total
33
 Government Majority
11

The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ...

Leadership

Majority Leadership

Office Name Party District Home Town Since
President Bill Harris Republican 19th District Ashland  
President Pro Tempore Jeff Jacobson Republican 6th District Dayton  
Assistant President Pro Tempore Randall Gardner Republican 2nd District Bowling Green  
Majority Whip Steve Austria Republican 10th District Beavercreek  
Assistant Majority Whip Jay Hottinger Republican 31st District Newark  

The President of the Ohio State Senate is the leader of the Ohio State Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Ashland is a city located in Ashland County, Ohio. ... Jeff Jacobson of Dayton, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party, who holds a seat in the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Skyline of Dayton from the north, across the Great Miami River. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Bowling Green is a city located in Wood County, Ohio, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 29,636. ... Steve Austria of Beavercreek, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party who serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Beavercreek is a city located in Greene County, Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Newark is a city located in Licking County, Ohio, 33 miles (53 km) east of Columbus, at the junction of the forks of the Licking River. ...

Minority Leadership

Office Name Party District Home Town Since
Minority Leader C. J. Prentiss Democratic 21st District Cleveland  
Assistant Minority Leader Kimberly A. Zurz Democratic 28th District Green 2006
Minority Whip Teresa Fedor Democratic 11th District Toledo  
Assistant Minority Whip Robert F. Hagan Democratic 33rd District Youngstown  

C. J. Prentiss is an American politician of the Democratic party who as of January 2005 (126th Ohio General Assembly) serves as the minority leader in the Ohio State Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Official website: www. ... Kimberly A. Zurz of Akron, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party who currently serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Green is a suburban city located in Summit County, Ohio. ... Teresa Fedor of Toledo, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party, who as of January 2005 (126th Ohio General Assembly) serves as the minority whip in the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Glass City, T-Town Official website: http://www. ... Robert Hagan is an American politician of the Democratic party who holds a seat in the Ohio State Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official website: http://www. ...

Members of the Ohio Senate

District Senator Party Home Town, County First elected
1st District Lynn R. Wachtmann Republican Napoleon, Henry  
2nd District Randall Gardner Republican Bowling Green, Wood  
3rd District David Goodman Republican Bexley, Franklin  
4th District Gary Cates Republican West Chester, Butler  
5th District Tom Roberts Democratic Dayton/Trotwood, Montgomery  
6th District Jeff Jacobson Republican Dayton, Montgomery  
7th District Robert Schuler Republican Sycamore Twp., Hamilton  
8th District Patricia M. Clancy Republican Cincinnati, Hamilton  
9th District Eric H. Kearney Democratic Cincinnati, Hamilton  
10th District Steve Austria Republican Beavercreek, Greene  
11th District Teresa Fedor Democratic Toledo, Lucas  
12th District James D. Jordan Republican Urbana, Champaign  
13th District Jeffry J. Armbruster Republican Rocky River, Cuyahoga  
14th District Tom Niehaus Republican New Richmond, Clermont  
15th District Ray Miller Democratic Columbus, Franklin  
16th District Steve Stivers Republican Columbus, Franklin  
17th District John Carey Republican Wellston, Jackson  
18th District Timothy J. Grendell Republican Chesterland, Geauga  
19th District Bill Harris Republican Ashland, Ashland  
20th District Joy Padgett Republican Coshocton, Coshocton  
21st District C. J. Prentiss Democratic Cleveland, Cuyahoga  
22nd District Ronald D. Amstutz Republican Wooster, Wayne  
23rd District Daniel R. Brady Democratic Cleveland, Cuyahoga  
24th District Robert F. Spada Republican North Royalton, Cuyahoga  
25th District Eric D. Fingerhut Democratic Cleveland, Cuyahoga  
26th District Larry A. Mumper Republican Marion, Marion  
27th District Kevin Coughlin Republican Cuyahoga Falls, Summit  
28th District Kimberly A. Zurz Democratic Green, Summit  
29th District J. Kirk Schuring Republican Canton, Stark  
30th District Charles A. Wilson Jr. Democratic St. Clairsville, Belmont  
31st District Jay Hottinger Republican Newark, Licking  
32nd District Marc Dann Democratic Youngstown, Mahoning  
33rd District Robert F. Hagan Democratic Youngstown, Mahoning  

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The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Franklin County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Gary Cates of West Chester, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... West Chester Township, formerly known as Union Township, is a township located in the southeast corner of Butler County in southwest Ohio, one of thirteen townships in the county. ... Butler County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Tom Roberts of Trotwood, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party who serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Skyline of Dayton from the north, across the Great Miami River. ... Trotwood, named for Betsy Trotwood (the Charles Dickens character), is a city located in Montgomery County, Ohio. ... Montgomery County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... Jeff Jacobson of Dayton, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party, who holds a seat in the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Skyline of Dayton from the north, across the Great Miami River. ... Montgomery County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Sycamore Township is a township in Hamilton County, Ohio. ... Hamilton County is a county of the state of Ohio, located in the southwest corner of the state. ... Patricia M. Clancy of Cincinnati, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Queen City Official website: http://www. ... Hamilton County is a county of the state of Ohio, located in the southwest corner of the state. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Queen City Official website: http://www. ... Hamilton County is a county of the state of Ohio, located in the southwest corner of the state. ... Steve Austria of Beavercreek, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party who serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Beavercreek is a city located in Greene County, Ohio. ... Greene County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Teresa Fedor of Toledo, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party, who as of January 2005 (126th Ohio General Assembly) serves as the minority whip in the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Glass City, T-Town Official website: http://www. ... Lucas County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... James D. Jordan of Urbana, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party who serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Urbana is a city located in Champaign County, Ohio. ... Champaign County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Rocky River is a city located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. ... Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Tom Niehaus of New Richmond, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party who in 2004 was elected to serve in the Ohio Senate. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... New Richmond is a village located in Clermont County, Ohio, along the Ohio River. ... Clermont County is a county located in the state of Ohio, just east of Cincinnati. ... Ray Miller of Columbus, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party who serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... =hiddenStructure style=font-size: smaller; text-align: center; Nickname: The Arch City The Discovery City Motto: Official website: http://www. ... Franklin County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Steve Stivers of Columbus, Ohio, is an American politician of the Republican party. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... =hiddenStructure style=font-size: smaller; text-align: center; Nickname: The Arch City The Discovery City Motto: Official website: http://www. ... Franklin County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... John Carey is Merton Professor of English at Oxford University, a distinguished critic, reviewer and broadcaster, and the author of several books, including studies of Donne, Dickens and Thackeray, Pure Pleasure: A Guide to the Twentieth Centurys Most Enjoyable Books, was described, by James Wood in the London Review... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Wellston is a city located in Jackson County, Ohio. ... 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The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Coshocton is the county seat located in Coshocton County, OhioGR6. ... Coshocton County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... C. J. Prentiss is an American politician of the Democratic party who as of January 2005 (126th Ohio General Assembly) serves as the minority leader in the Ohio State Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Official website: www. ... Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Wayne County courthouse in downtown Wooster Wooster is a city located in Wayne County, Ohio. ... Wayne County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Daniel R. Brady of Cleveland, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Official website: www. ... Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... North Royalton is a city located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. ... Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Eric David Fingerhut (b. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Official website: www. ... Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Marion is a city located in Marion County, Ohio. ... Marion County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official website: http://www. ... Summit County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Kimberly A. Zurz of Akron, Ohio, is an American politician of the Democratic party who currently serves as a member of the Ohio Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Green is a suburban city located in Summit County, Ohio. ... Summit County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Canton is a city located in Stark County, Ohio. ... Stark County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Charlie Wilson (B.January 18,1943) is a Democratic politician from the U.S State of Ohio. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... St. ... Belmont County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Newark is a city located in Licking County, Ohio, 33 miles (53 km) east of Columbus, at the junction of the forks of the Licking River. ... Location in the state of Ohio Formed Seat Newark Area  - Total  - Water 1,783 km² (688 mi²) 5 km² (2 mi²) 0. ... Marc Dann of Liberty, Ohio where he has done nothing for the township, is an American politician of the Democratic party. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official website: http://www. ... Mahoning County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Robert Hagan is an American politician of the Democratic party who holds a seat in the Ohio State Senate. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official website: http://www. ... Mahoning County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ...

See also

The 125th General Assembly comprised the state legislature of the U.S. state of Ohio. ...

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