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Welcome to the new Majority Caucus Blog of the Ohio Senate. Here you will find live, up-to-the-minute updates from the Ohio Senate Republicans. State news outlets and anyone interested in the happenings of the Ohio Statehouse will find this tool very useful in keeping up with the State Senate.

We hope that you will check back often and even bookmark this page for future use. You can easily access the blog from your computer, tablet, or mobile phone by going to www.OhioSenate.gov/Republican

Again, on behalf of the Ohio Senate Republican Caucus, welcome to the Majority Caucus Blog and the new OhioSenate.gov. 

Featured Posts

In Depth: A Buckeye Lake Update


The Buckeye Lake dam renovation makes significant progress, toward an aggressive goal this spring.


Jones Announces Passage Of Legislation Promoting Agritourism In Southwest Ohio


"This industry provides a great opportunity for Ohioans and its visitors to learn about and enjoy our state’s unique agricultural landscape while providing our farmers with supplemental income," said Jones. 


Hite To Hear From Northeast Ohioans About Fees For Co-Curricular School Activities


"Co-curricular activities are important to the educational and social development of our young people and often give them a pathway to thrive and succeed at school," said Hite, a former educator and coach. "Hearing from experts regarding student athlete health concerns such as sudden cardiac arrest and youth concussions is also extremely important to the safety of our young athletes."


Today In The Ohio Senate: Tuesday, November 17, 2015


The Senate will consider the following legislation during today’s session (2:30 p.m.):

  • Supporting Ohio's Agricultural Industry
  • Expanding Opportunities in Agritourism
  • Raising Awareness about Genocide
  • Honoring SPC James E. Hall Jr.
  • Honoring Sergeant Adam L. Knox
  • Honoring Army Specialist Gerald R. Jenkins and Army PFC Kevin C. Ott
  • Honoring Private First Class William "Brent" Turner
  • Honoring Lt. Col. Ralph D. Cole
  • Honoring Former Ohio Governor Richard F. Celeste