Peterson and his family on the family farm.
Peterson and his family on the family farm.
 Senator Peterson leads Senate session.
Senator Peterson leads Senate session.
 Senator Peterson joins other legislators to announce RuleWatchOhio, a new level of transparency for the public to understand government rules and regulations
Senator Peterson joins other legislators to announce RuleWatchOhio, a new level of transparency for the public to understand government rules and regulations
Senator Peterson congratulates members of the Clinton-Massie High School football team during Senate session.
Senator Peterson congratulates members of the Clinton-Massie High School football team during Senate session.
 Senator Peterson speaks with FFA students from across Ohio at a luncheon at the Statehouse.
Senator Peterson speaks with FFA students from across Ohio at a luncheon at the Statehouse.
 Surrounded by his family, Bob Peterson is sworn in as State Senator for the 17th Senate District.
Surrounded by his family, Bob Peterson is sworn in as State Senator for the 17th Senate District.
Senator Peterson and Jason Wilson of the Governor's Office of Appalachia visit Custom Molded Products during a tour of Highland County.
Senator Peterson and Jason Wilson of the Governor's Office of Appalachia visit Custom Molded Products during a tour of Highland County.
 Senator Peterson joins other elected officials during a tour of McClain High School in Greenfield.
Senator Peterson joins other elected officials during a tour of McClain High School in Greenfield.
 Senator Peterson watches as Governor Kasich signs House Bill 420 into law.
Senator Peterson watches as Governor Kasich signs House Bill 420 into law.
Senator Peterson talks with his colleagues prior to the start of Senate session.
Senator Peterson talks with his colleagues prior to the start of Senate session.
 
 

As a farmer, business owner and former county official, Senator Bob Peterson has devoted much of his time and attention to solving the challenges facing our communities. He now brings that same attitude and drive to the Ohio Senate as he works to improve all of Ohio. Senator Peterson represents the 17th Senate District, which encompasses Clinton, Fayette, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Pike and Ross counties as well as portions of Lawrence, Pickaway and Vinton counties.

 
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Senator Peterson will hold open office hours on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the following locations:


9:30am - 10:30am
Pike County Commisioner's Conference Room
230 Waverly Plaza
Waverly, OH 45690


12:30pm - 1:30pm
Highland County District Library
10 Willettsville Pike
Hillsboro, OH 45133


2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wilmington Municipal Building
69 N South St., Suite 178
Wilmington, OH 45177

 
State Sen. Bob Peterson Highlights Agriculture's Vital Role in Ohio
State Senator Bob Peterson offers a welcome message to Ohioans

04.01.14 - Peterson Announces Passage Of Capital Budget

 
STATEHOUSE -

State Senator Bob Peterson today 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.

 
 

03.06.14 - State Officials Talk Manufacturing During PPG Visit

 
CIRCLEVILLE -

PPG Industries hosted State Representative Gary Scherer and State Senator Bob Peterson on Thursday for an informational PowerPoint and tour of the facility.

 
 

02.26.14 - Peterson To Hold District Office Hours

 

COLUMBUS– State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Sabina) and his staff will hold district wide office hours in all of the Senator’s represented counties on Friday, February 28, 2014 and Monday, March 3, 2014.

 
 

02.12.14 - Senate Clears Peterson Plan To Refund Tax Overpayments To Ohio Businesses

 

COLUMBUS– The Ohio Senate today passed Senate Bill 263, sponsored by State Senator Bob Peterson (R–Sabina), which would require the Ohio Department of Taxation to notify Ohio businesses when they overpay their taxes and provide automatic refunds in the form of credits toward future taxes.

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 17

 
Counties: Clinton, Fayette, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence (part), Pickaway (part), Pike, Ross, Vinton (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Peterson

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8156
Email Senator Peterson
 

Background

 
Hometown : Sabina
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2014 / Eligible to run for another four-year term