Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
 Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
 Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
 Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
 Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
 State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
 Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
 
 

Senator Joe Uecker is serving his first term in the Ohio Senate, having previously served four terms in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 14th District, which encompasses Adams, Brown, Clermont, and Scioto Counties as well as a portion of Lawrence County. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Senate Finance Corrections Subcommittee, the Ohio Senate Broadband and Technology Caucus, and the Ohio Senate Sportsmen's Caucus as well as Vice-Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Co-Chair of the Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review.

 
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07.17.15 - Legislation To Deliver Justice For Victims Of Sexual Violence Signed Into Law

 
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"This legislation helps to deliver justice for the victims of this heinous crime," said Uecker. "Prosecutors are better equipped to put attackers behind bars."

 
 

06.25.15 - Uecker Announces Senate Passage Of Legislation To Eliminate Costly, Unfair Residency Restrictions

 
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"Our bill is simple: it's about lowering costs for Ohio's cities; and eliminating baseless stipulations some cities have placed on small businesses that would otherwise be willing to perform higher quality work at a lower cost," said Uecker.

 
 

06.24.15 - Uecker Joins Regional And State Leaders To Break Ground On Major Portsmouth Bypass Project

 
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"With the completion of this project will come new economic opportunities for the entire region," said Senator Uecker. "This new bypass allows existing companies easier access to new markets for their goods and services."

 
 

06.18.15 - Uecker Praises Senate Proposal That Invests In Education, Defends Rights, And Cuts Taxes By $1.75 Billion

 
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“I’m proud of the legislature’s continued commitment to workforce investment and tax relief for southwest Ohio,” Uecker said. 

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 14

 
Counties: Adams, Brown, Clermont, Lawrence (part), Scioto
 
 

Contact Senator Uecker

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8082
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Background

 
Hometown : Miami Township
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another four-year term