Senate District 17
Bob Peterson
 
 
 
 
 
 
January 29, 2019
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) and State Representative Shane Wilkin (R-Lynchburg), who both represent Highland County in the state legislature, were recently appointed to the Ohio Controlling Board, which on Monday held their first meeting of the 133rd General Assembly.
 
January 25, 2019
COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) is applauding a recent proposal by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) for a 20-percent reduction in the average ...
 
January 9, 2019
¿COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) on Monday was sworn in for a second term as President Pro Tempore of the Ohio Senate during opening day ceremonies at the Ohio Statehouse. The ceremony marked the beginning of the 133rd General Assembly.
 
November 19, 2018
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today joined State Auditor Dave Yost and Representative Shane Wilkin (R-Lynchburg) to announce legislation that will ensure there are state resources available for Ohio counties struggling financially to resolve capital crimes involving multiple victims and defendants.
 
November 15, 2018
COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) was unanimously elected by the Senate Majority Caucus to retain his position as Senate President Pro Tempore for the 133rd Genera ...
 
November 14, 2018
COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today recognized local youth champions for their work raising and evaluating livestock. "It always fills me with pride to see k ...
 
November 5, 2018
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) last week attended the ribbon cutting ceremony to reveal new renovations to the historic Majestic Theatre in Chillicothe, Ohio.
 
November 1, 2018
COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) applauds the announcement of an additional $55 million dollar investment to fight Ohio's opioid addiction problem. Officially ca ...
 
September 21, 2018
Fighting the opioid epidemic is part of our daily work at the Statehouse and back home in our districts. This crisis knows no boundaries - it targets suburbs, cities, rural areas, all income levels, children and adults. No single solution will take our communities back, and my colleagues and I realize this addiction must be fought on many fronts. As your state senator, I have prioritized toughening penalties for traffickers pushing fatal fentanyl and voted for investing in proven prevention and treatment programs to put victims on a path of sustained recovery.
 
August 3, 2018
COLUMBUS—State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) is encouraging residents who are actively seeking funding for projects related to the historic preservation of their community t ...
 
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