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.
 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
 Faber on 10TV's Capitol Square talking key legisiative highlights in 2013.
Faber on 10TV's Capitol Square talking key legisiative highlights in 2013.
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.
 Faber speaks with Colleen Marshall on The Spectrum.
Faber speaks with Colleen Marshall on The Spectrum.
 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 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 reads a bill on the Senate floor.
Senator Faber reads a bill on the Senate floor.
 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, Dark and Logan Counties. He currently serves as President of the Senate.

 
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Senator Faber Serves In the Following Committees :

Rules
 
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.

06.20.14 - Faber, Batchelder Announce Legislative Calendar For Remainder Of 130th General Assembly

 
STATEHOUSE -

Speaker of the Ohio House William G. Batchelder and Ohio Senate President Keith Faber today announced the session schedule for the remainder of 2014. To see the full calendar click here.

 
 

05.28.14 - Faber, Beagle Seek To Raise Awareness For Mitochondrial Disease, Honor Life Of Corynna Strawser

 
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The Ohio Senate today approved Senate Bill 300, sponsored by Senator Bill Beagle and Senate President Keith Faber, which seeks to designate the month of September as “Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Month” in Ohio. This legislation will commemorate the life and work of 16-year-old Corynna Strawser, as well as carry on her goal to raise public awareness for mitochondrial disease.

 
 

05.23.14 - Family Of Fallen Waynesfield Soldier Receives Ohio Military Medal Of Distinction

 
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Members of the Ohio Senate and Ohio House of Representatives yesterday held a special joint legislative session to honor Ohioans who have paid the ultimate price for our freedom. Two fallen soldiers were presented with the Ohio Military Medal of Distinction during the ceremony which was presided over by Senate President Keith Faber in the House chamber.

 
 

05.21.14 - Senate Strengthens Early College And Job Training Access

 
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The Ohio Senate today passed House Bill 487, which makes numerous updates to primary and secondary education opportunities in Ohio. The bill also reaffirms the legislature’s intent that Ohio’s New Learning Standards will maintain local control of education, protect student data, and make certain new testing requirements are phased in carefully and in the best interest of students.

 
 
 
 
 

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