Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
 
 Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
 The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
 Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
 Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
 Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
 Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
 Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
 Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
 
 

Senator Scott Oelslager brings more than 27 years of legislative experience to the Ohio Senate as he works to promote economic development and job creation on behalf of the people of northeastern Ohio. He represents the 29th Ohio Senate District, which encompasses most of Stark County.

 
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Senator Oelslager discusses the 2014 Capital Budget and the projects that it funds.

04.09.14 - Keeping Drugs Out Of The Hands Of Ohio's Youth

 

In 2011, drug overdoses were the leading cause of accidental deaths in Ohio, with one Ohioan dying from a drug overdose every five hours.  In the past year, prescription and over-the-counter medications account for most of the drug abuse among 12th graders.  Research shows that 1 in 6 teens has used a prescription drug in order to get high or change their mood.  Of those teens who abuse pain killers, about two-thirds say they get them from family members and friends.

 
 

04.02.14 - Keeping Ohio's Roadways Safe

 

The Ohio state legislature is taking steps to ensure Ohioans’ safety on the roadways.  We have been working diligently to ensure that each individual is taking the appropriate measures to improve the safety and efficiency of Ohio’s transportation system.  I am excited to share with you some of these recent initiatives.

 
 

04.01.14 - Oelslager Announces Passage Of Capital Budget

 
STATEHOUSE -

Senator Scott Oelslager announced the 2014 Ohio Capital Budget has cleared both chambers of the General Assembly and will now be delivered to Governor John Kasich for his signature.

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 29

 
Counties: Stark (part)
 

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Columbus, OH 43215
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Background

 
Hometown : North Canton
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011, 1985-2002; State Representative, 2003-2010


Current Term : Expires December 2014 / Eligible to run for another four-year term