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

01.27.16 - Lehner Highlights Growing Economic Success Throughout Dayton Region

 
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"Collaboration between our regional economic assets has been key to rejuvenating our workforce and bringing jobs back to the area throughout the past several years,” said Lehner.

 
 

01.26.16 - Lehner And Beagle To Attend Dayton Development Coalition Meeting On Economic Growth In Southwest Ohio

 
COLUMBUS -

State Senators Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering) and Bill Beagle (R-Tipp City) will attend the 2016 Dayton Development Coalition Annual Meeting today where leaders from the region will discuss economic development and growth throughout Southwest Ohio.

 
 

12.09.15 - Lehner Praises National Education Initiative To Restore Local Control Of Schools

 
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The overwhelming bipartisan support for the rewritten national education legislation now known as the Every Student Succeeds Act is the most significant education reform bill in the past 14 years. While not retreating from higher standards and accountability for our nations schools, it returns considerable control to the state and local districts, rather than investing control in the federal government. The legislation is a welcome change and I look forward to working with these new tools to advance the education of the children of Ohio.

 
 

11.24.15 - Lehner Introduces Bill To Increase Children's Access To Summer Meals

 
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“We must do more to address the issue of limited access to food during the summer months for students who receive free and reduced meals throughout the school year," said Lehner. “By increasing access to healthy meals for children in the summer months we are not only reducing food insecurity, but better preparing children to return to school healthy and focused in the fall."

 
 
 
 
 

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