Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 L to R: Linda Slone, Georgetown Veterans Home Administrator; Senator Joe Uecker; Southern Hills Superintendent Kevin Kratzer; Trevor Stacey; Travis Stacey; resident James Zile; welding instructor John Adams; Director Chip Tansill, Ohio Department of Veterans Services
L to R: Linda Slone, Georgetown Veterans Home Administrator; Senator Joe Uecker; Southern Hills Superintendent Kevin Kratzer; Trevor Stacey; Travis Stacey; resident James Zile; welding instructor John Adams; Director Chip Tansill, Ohio Department of Veterans Services
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker speaks with Del-Tech, Inc. President Jason Dugle while touring their facility in Batavia.
Senator Uecker speaks with Del-Tech, Inc. President Jason Dugle while touring their facility in Batavia.
 Senator Uecker (left) and Representative Doug Green (middle) meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx (right) after a roundtable forum on Cincinnati's infrastructure needs.
Senator Uecker (left) and Representative Doug Green (middle) meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx (right) after a roundtable forum on Cincinnati's infrastructure needs.
State Senator Joe Uecker presents a resolution to Colonel Theodore Shaffer, CAP, Ohio Wing Commander in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Ohio Civil Air Patrol.
State Senator Joe Uecker presents a resolution to Colonel Theodore Shaffer, CAP, Ohio Wing Commander in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Ohio Civil Air Patrol.
 Senator Joe Uecker presents a resolution to Dinaleigh Baxter, of Adams County, during Senate session honoring her for being named Miss Ohio 2017.
Senator Joe Uecker presents a resolution to Dinaleigh Baxter, of Adams County, during Senate session honoring her for being named Miss Ohio 2017.
 Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
 Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
 Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Uecker joined Lisa Carver, Executive Director of the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, and Adam Phillips, Asset and Site Development Manager for the Southern Ohio Port Authority.
Senator Uecker joined Lisa Carver, Executive Director of the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, and Adam Phillips, Asset and Site Development Manager for the Southern Ohio Port Authority.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
 Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
 State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
 Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
 Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 
 

Senator Joe Uecker is serving his second term in the Ohio Senate, having previously served four terms in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 14th District, which encompasses Adams, Brown, Clermont, and Scioto Counties as well as a portion of Lawrence County. He currently serves as Chairman of the Standing Committee on State and Local Government, Vice Chairman of the Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review, Broadband and Technology Caucus and the Ohio Senate Sportsmen's Caucus and as a member of the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee. Senator Uecker is also a member of the Senate Committees on Agriculture, Criminal Justice, Energy and Natural Resources, Public Util...

 
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John Fortney talks with Senator Joe Uecker about the Senate's passage of SCR9, a resolution urging the Congress of the United States to disapprove the Iranian nuclear agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

10.20.17 - Uecker Introduces Bill To Reform State Agency Rulemaking Process

 

“Whether you own a small business or are simply dealing with over regulation as an individual, we can all agree that strengthening efficiency and transparency will be a positive thing for the state's rulemaking process,” said Uecker.

 
 

08.16.17 - Uecker Introduces Bill Supporting Rights Of Ohioans To Defend Themselves And Their Families

 

"The sad reality is that in cases of self-defense, law-abiding Ohioans are guilty until proven innocent," said Uecker. "Only compounding the anxieties of such a life-or-death situation is the obligation to prove your own innocence if, God-forbid, you are forced to use a firearm to defend yourself or your family."

 
 

08.08.17 - Uecker Appointed To Foundation For Promoting Job Creation In Southern Ohio Farming Communities

 

"I'm honored to join this distinguished group of community leaders as we promote opportunities that help spur job creation here in southern Ohio," said Uecker. "Programs supported by the foundation also play an important role in improving quality of life for families across the region."

 
 

03.22.17 - Senate-Passed Transportation Budget Invests $7.8 Billion For Improving Local Roads And Bridges

 

"This budget takes steps to address the infrastructure concerns of our local communities, with an additional $48 million for county and municipal road improvements," said State Senator Joe Uecker (R-Miami Township). "Investments in Ohio's robust transportation system support easier access for companies to reach new markets for their goods and services."

 

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 14

 
Counties: Adams, Brown, Clermont, Lawrence (part), Scioto
 
 

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Statehouse
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8082
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Background

 
Hometown : Miami Township
Party : Republican