Outline of Senate President Keith Faber's legislative priorities for 131st General Assembly
Outline of Senate President Keith Faber's legislative priorities for 131st General Assembly
 President Faber joined Governor Kasich to talk about key legislative highlights for 2013.
President Faber joined Governor Kasich to talk about key legislative highlights for 2013.
 President Faber recognizes the Marion Local High School state championship football team
President Faber recognizes the Marion Local High School state championship football team
President Faber recognizes the Minster High School state championship football team
President Faber recognizes the Minster High School state championship football team
 Representative Buchy joined President Faber in honoring three Versailles High School State Championship titles.
Representative Buchy joined President Faber in honoring three Versailles High School State Championship titles.
 Faber on 10TV's Capitol Square talking key legisiative highlights in 2013.
Faber on 10TV's Capitol Square talking key legisiative highlights in 2013.
Faber speaks with Colleen Marshall on The Spectrum.
Faber speaks with Colleen Marshall on The Spectrum.
 Senator Faber's wife and children look on as he takes the oath as President of the Ohio Senate
Senator Faber's wife and children look on as he takes the oath as President of the Ohio Senate
 Senate President Faber welcomes Governor John Kasich to Lima for the State of the State Address
Senate President Faber welcomes Governor John Kasich to Lima for the State of the State Address
Senator Faber has served in the Ohio Senate since 2007. Prior to that, he served five years in the Ohio House of Representatives.
Senator Faber has served in the Ohio Senate since 2007. Prior to that, he served five years in the Ohio House of Representatives.
 Sen. Faber welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
Sen. Faber welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
 Senator Faber joins the March of Dimes to annouce formation of the Prematurity Caucus to focus on policies to reduce the number of premature births in Ohio.
Senator Faber joins the March of Dimes to annouce formation of the Prematurity Caucus to focus on policies to reduce the number of premature births in Ohio.
Senator Faber gives a speech at Senate Session.
Senator Faber gives a speech at Senate Session.
 Senator Faber chairs a regional hearing of the Regulatory Reform Task Force, seeking input from Ohio farmers.
Senator Faber chairs a regional hearing of the Regulatory Reform Task Force, seeking input from Ohio farmers.
 Senator Faber reads a bill on the Senate floor.
Senator Faber reads a bill on the Senate floor.
Senator Faber poses with teachers and students in the childcare center at Rhodes State College, recipient of the state Three-Star Step to Quality Award.
Senator Faber poses with teachers and students in the childcare center at Rhodes State College, recipient of the state Three-Star Step to Quality Award.
 Senator Faber testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Criminal Justice.
Senator Faber testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Criminal Justice.
 Senator Faber poses for a picture with students from Fairlawn High who were visiting the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Faber poses for a picture with students from Fairlawn High who were visiting the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Faber poses with students from Versailles Elementary School in the Grand Staircase of the Senate Building during a visit to the Statehouse.
Senator Faber poses with students from Versailles Elementary School in the Grand Staircase of the Senate Building during a visit to the Statehouse.
 Senator Faber presents Ms. Ohio with an honorary Senate resolution.
Senator Faber presents Ms. Ohio with an honorary Senate resolution.
 Senator Faber shows students from Ansonia Elementary around the Senate floor before session.
Senator Faber shows students from Ansonia Elementary around the Senate floor before session.
Senator Faber is named a Watchdog of the Treasury for the third time, honoring his commitment to fiscal discipline.
Senator Faber is named a Watchdog of the Treasury for the third time, honoring his commitment to fiscal discipline.
 Senator Faber shares a laugh with colleagues before the start of Senate session.
Senator Faber shares a laugh with colleagues before the start of Senate session.
 
 

State Senator Keith Faber has dedicated the past decade to serving the residents of Western Ohio in the Statehouse. Faber represents the 12th State Senate District, encompassing all of Allen, Champaign, Mercer, and Shelby Counties as well as portions of Auglaize, Darke and Logan Counties. He currently serves as President of the Senate.

 
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Senator Faber Serves In the Following Committees :

Rules and Reference
 
President Faber discusses how the Senate's tax reform accomplishments have reduced the tax burden on all Ohioans and created new jobs across the state.

State Senator Keith Faber talks about how Ohio is on the road to recovery but we have a lot more work to do.

03.24.15 - Faber: Ohio One Of Only Six States Without Timeline For New Residents To Obtain Driver's License

 
COLUMBUS -

“The Senate added a provision in the new transportation budget that simply says if you declare residency in Ohio and plan to drive here, you should get an Ohio driver's license within 30 days.  This had unanimous, bipartisan support before Democratic Party operatives tried to turn it into a phony political controversy," said Faber.

 
 

03.17.15 - Senate Announces Plan To Broadcast Budget Committee Hearings

 
STATEHOUSE -

Ohio Senate President Keith Faber and Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni announced today a joint agreement to provide live broadcasting of the Senate Finance Committee’s upcoming budget hearings. 

 
 

03.02.15 - Faber Announces District Office Hours

 
COLUMBUS -

"Office hours are an opportunity for us to hear constituents' concerns about how government is affecting their lives," said Faber.

 
 

02.19.15 - Senator President Faber And Representative Buchy Recognize Local State Champion Football Teams

 
STATEHOUSE -

Ohio Senate President Keith Faber and State Representative Jim Buchy yesterday recognized the the Marion Local and Minster High School football teams for capturing the Ohio High School Athletic Association's 2014 state titles. 

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Resolutions Primary Sponsor

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Senate District 12

 
Counties: Allen, Auglaize (part), Champaign, Darke (part), Logan (part), Mercer, Shelby
 
 

Contact Senator Faber

 
Statehouse
1 Capitol Square, 2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-7584
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Background

 
Leadership Position : President
Hometown : Celina
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2007; State Representative, 2001-2006


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Not eligible to run for another four-year term