Senator Matt Huffman takes the oath surrounded by family.
Senator Matt Huffman takes the oath surrounded by family.
 Senator Huffman takes the oath of office during opening ceremonies for the 132nd Ohio General Assembly.
Senator Huffman takes the oath of office during opening ceremonies for the 132nd Ohio General Assembly.
 
 

Senator Matt Huffman is currently serving his first term in the Ohio Senate, representing the 12th Senate district which includes all of Allen, Champaign, Mercer and Shelby counties, as well as portions of Auglaize, Darke and Logan counties.  He previously served four terms in the Ohio House of Representatives, the last two in leadership positions, including being elected by his fellow legislators to serves as the second highest-ranking member, Speaker Pro Tempore.

 
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09.06.17 - Local Law Enforcement Receive State Funds To Combat Heroin Crisis In Allen And Shelby Counties

 

"These programs build on our efforts to empower local communities as they tackle the heroin crisis and help those struggling with addiction to find the treatment they so desperately need," said Huffman. "We are grateful for the work being done by our law enforcement professionals to address this problem, which exists in virtually every community across this state."

 
 

07.31.17 - Helping Families Save On Back-to-School Shopping: 2017 Ohio Sales Tax Holiday, August 4-6

 

This is a win-win for families, businesses and most importantly, students. I was proud to support this initiative, which will help families keep more of their hard earned money.

 
 

06.29.17 - Huffman Announces Senate Passage Of Legislation Banning Dismemberment Abortion Procedures

 

"It is the duty of the state to protect the rights of it’s citizens,” said Senator Huffman. "Our caucus is committed to protecting the health and well-being of Ohio’s pregnant women and babies and this legislation reflects that commitment." 

 
 

06.21.17 - Senate Budget Closes Fiscal Shortfall And Protects Essential Services For Ohioans

 

“All budgets are imperfect," said Senator Huffman. "There are things I’m glad are included, some I wish were eliminated, and others I’m happy were left out. I do not support the amendment to change setback requirements for the construction of wind turbines, and I worked with the Finance Chairman and leadership to pare down its effect. In addition, we should be doing more to solve the unpredictability of school funding in Ohio so that we don’t have the mad dash of school district appropriations moving up and down every two years."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 12

 
Counties: Allen, Auglaize (part), Champaign, Darke (part), Logan (part), Mercer, Shelby
 

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Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-7584
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Background

 
Hometown : Lima
Party : Republican