State Senator Peggy Lehner looks on as a student completes lessons within the digital curriculum
State Senator Peggy Lehner looks on as a student completes lessons within the digital curriculum
 Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
 Peggy Lehner is sworn in as state Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District. Administering the oath of office is Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWIne.
Peggy Lehner is sworn in as state Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District. Administering the oath of office is Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWIne.
Senator Lehner joins Ohio Gov. John Kasich as he signs the school grading formula overhaul approved by Lehner's Education Committee.
Senator Lehner joins Ohio Gov. John Kasich as he signs the school grading formula overhaul approved by Lehner's Education Committee.
 Senator Lehner testifies on legislation before a Senate committee.
Senator Lehner testifies on legislation before a Senate committee.
 Senator Lehner joins Governor Kasich and other legislators for the signing of House Bill 78, which bans post-viability abortions in Ohio
Senator Lehner joins Governor Kasich and other legislators for the signing of House Bill 78, which bans post-viability abortions in Ohio
Senators Jones, Lehner, and Manning prepare for Senate Session to convene.
Senators Jones, Lehner, and Manning prepare for Senate Session to convene.
 Senator Lehner offers sponsor testimony on legislation that address E-waste disposal in Ohio.
Senator Lehner offers sponsor testimony on legislation that address E-waste disposal in Ohio.
 The Senator addresses reports regarding funding for the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care for Ohio.
The Senator addresses reports regarding funding for the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care for Ohio.
 

Peggy Lehner is currently serving her first full term as the State Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District, representing portions of Montgomery County. Lehner is no stranger to public service, having served one term in the Ohio House of Representatives as well as 10 years as a member of Kettering City Council. Prior to serving on City Council, Senator Lehner served on the Ohio Ethics Commission, serving two terms as the Commission Chair. 

 
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Senator Peggy Lehner discusses the recommendations of the Ohio Senate's School Testing Advisory Committee,
Senator Lehner discusses education standards, calamity days, and more on this episode of Caucus Conversation

03.08.16 - Lehner Introduces Legislation To Protect Volunteer Health Care Professionals

 
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"This is an opportunity to empower health care professionals in Ohio to help those who need care most desperately," said Lehner. "The state of Ohio would save millions by allowing our health care professionals to volunteer their services without fear of civil liability, benefiting both patients and Ohio taxpayers."

 
 

03.04.16 - Job Creators Continue To Expand Opportunities For Ohioans

 
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"Ohio has made significant progress in improving its business climate by cutting taxes, reducing barriers for growth and making common sense regulatory reforms," said Lehner. "Job creators are once again finding stability in Ohio."

 
 

02.25.16 - Understanding Our Children's Progress In The Classroom

 
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Today the Ohio Department of Education released the 2014-2015 state report card. It may look as if some disaster has fallen on your school. Schools that are used to seeing As and Bs may for the first time see Cs, Ds and even an occasional F. Please do not panic as several factors have resulted in this situation for some school districts. Student performance has not taken a nosedive nor are our teachers failing to educate their young students.

 
 

02.23.16 - Lehner Joins Coalition To Announce Legislation To Ensure Reasonable Accommodations For Ohio's Pregnant Workers

 
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“This is about making a reasonable effort to ensure that no woman should ever have to choose between her job and her family," said Lehner. "It's important that we recognize this unique circumstance while simultaneously supporting their careers, families and employers."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 6

 
Counties: Montgomery (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Lehner

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-4538
Email Senator Lehner
 

Background

 
Hometown : Kettering
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011, 2009; State Representative,
2009-2011; Kettering City Council, 1998-2008


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another four-year term