Senate District 18
John Eklund
Ohio Senate District 18
Counties: Geauga (part), Lake (part), Portage
Senator John Eklund
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square
1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Hometown: Munson Township
(614) 644-7718
Featured Videos with Senator Eklund
Eklund Announces Highlights of Drug Sentencing Reform for Ohio
Senate Bill 5: Improving College Affordability
Helping Ohio Families Save For College
The Sound of Ideas: Criminal Justice Reform
Supporting Those Who Protect Us
Senator Facts
Learn About Senator Eklund
Senator Eklund currently serves as Chair of the Senate's Judiciary Committee which reviews legislation affecting criminal, civil and commercial law.
Senator Eklund was instrumental in passing legislation establishing ABLE accounts which allow individuals with disabilities and their families to save tax-free for disability related expenses.
A highly regarded lawyer, Senator Eklund is recognized for his keen understanding and articulation of complex legal matters before the legislature, and he has taken the lead on various criminal justice reform efforts in the Senate.

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