|134th Ohio General Assembly|
|2 terms (8 years)|
New session started
|January 4, 2021|
President Pro Tempore
Length of term
|Authority||Article II, Ohio Constitution|
| November 3, 2020 |
| November 8, 2022 |
The Ohio Senate is the upper house of the Ohio General Assembly. The State Senate, which meets in the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus, first convened in 1803. Senators are elected for four year terms, staggered every two years such that half of the seats are contested at each election.Even numbered seats and odd numbered seats are contested in separate election years. The President of the Ohio Senate presides over the body when in session, and is currently Matt Huffman.
Currently, the Senate consists of 25 Republicans and 8 Democrats; Senators are limited to two consecutive terms. Each Senator represents approximately 349,000 Ohioans, and each Senate District encompasses three corresponding Ohio House of Representatives Districts.
(Shading indicates majority caucus)
|End of previous Assembly||9||24||33||0|
|Begin (January 4, 2021)||8||25||33||0|
|Latest voting share||24.2%||75.8%|
|President of the Senate||Matt Huffman|
|President Pro Tempore||Jay Hottinger|
|Majority Floor Leader||Kirk Schuring|
|Majority Whip||Rob McColley|
|Minority Leader||Kenny Yuko|
|Assistant Minority Leader||Cecil Thomas|
|Minority Whip||Nickie Antonio|
|Assistant Minority Whip||Tina Maharath|
Clerk: According to the Rules of the Senate, the Clerk is elected by the members of the Senate and is tasked with maintaining records of all Senate bills and resolutions. The Clerk is also responsible for handling all documents received from other government departments.
|District||Senator||Party||Residence||Counties represented||Term Limited||First Elected|
|1||Rob McColley||Republican||Napoleon||Auglaize, Defiance, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert, Williams||2026||2017*|
|2||Theresa Gavarone||Republican||Bowling Green||Erie, Fulton, Lucas, Ottawa, Wood||2028||2019*|
|3||Tina Maharath||Democratic||Canal Winchester||Franklin||2026||2018|
|4||George Lang||Republican||West Chester||Butler||2028||2020|
|5||Steve Huffman||Republican||Tipp City||Darke, Miami, Montgomery, Preble||2026||2018|
|7||Steve Wilson||Republican||Maineville||Butler, Hamilton, Warren||2026||2017*|
|8||Louis Blessing||Republican||Colerain Township||Hamilton||2028||2019*|
|10||Bob Hackett||Republican||London||Clark, Greene, Madison||2024||2016*|
|12||Matt Huffman||Republican||Lima||Allen, Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Logan, Mercer, Shelby||2024||2016|
|13||Nathan Manning||Republican||North Ridgeville||Huron, Lorain||2026||2018|
|14||Terry Johnson||Republican||McDermott||Adams, Brown, Clermont, Lawrence, Scioto||2028||2019*|
|17||Bob Peterson||Republican||Jasper Township||Clinton, Fayette, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Lawrence, Vinton||2022||2012*|
|18||Jerry Cirino||Republican||Kirtland||Geauga, Lake, Portage||2028||2020|
|19||Andrew Brenner||Republican||Powell||Delaware, Franklin, Knox||2026||2018|
|20||Tim Schaffer||Republican||Lancaster||Athens, Fairfield, Guernsey, Hocking, Morgan, Muskingum, Pickaway||2028||2018*|
|22||Mark Romanchuk||Republican||Ontario||Ashland, Holmes, Medina, Richland||2028||2020|
|24||Matt Dolan||Republican||Chagrin Falls||Cuyahoga||2024||2016|
|25||Kenny Yuko||Democratic||Richmond Heights||Cuyahoga, Lake||2022||2014|
|26||Bill Reineke||Republican||Eden Township||Crawford, Marion, Morrow, Sandusky, Seneca, Union, Wyandot||2028||2020|
|27||Kristina Roegner||Republican||Hudson||Stark, Summit, Wayne||2026||2018|
|30||Frank Hoagland||Republican||Adena||Athens, Belmont, Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson, Meigs, Monroe, Noble, Vinton, Washington||2024||2016|
|31||Jay Hottinger||Republican||Newark||Coshocton, Holmes, Licking, Perry, Tuscarawas||2022||2014|
|32||Sandra O'Brien||Republican||Rome||Ashtabula, Geauga, Trumbull||2028||2020|
|33||Michael Rulli||Republican||Salem||Columbiana, Mahoning||2026||2018|
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