State Senator John Eklund today presented a Senate Resolution to the family of Lance Corporal David Raymond Baker. Lance Corporal Baker, a native of Painesville, died on October 20, 2009 after a roadside-bomb blast while serving in Afghanistan.
Senate President Tom Niehaus today announced that State Senator John Eklund has been appointed to three senate standing committees.Last week, Eklund assumed the 18th District seat that had been vacant since early September.
John Eklund assumed his seat today in the Ohio Senate, representing the 18th Senate District, which is composed of Geauga and Lake Counties and a portion of Cuyahoga County. The seat had been vacant since early September.