Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
Senator Uecker joins other regional and state officials to break ground on the Portsmouth Bypass project which is one of the largest state infrastructure projects in recent history.
 Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
Senator Uecker addresses the Ohio Hispanic Legislative Day, "Many Topics, One Voice."
 Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker is joined by Senator Bob Peterson for the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Uecker welcomes members of Ohio's Sportsman Community to a reception at the Ohio Statehouse
 Senator Uecker joined Lisa Carver, Executive Director of the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, and Adam Phillips, Asset and Site Development Manager for the Southern Ohio Port Authority.
Senator Uecker joined Lisa Carver, Executive Director of the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, and Adam Phillips, Asset and Site Development Manager for the Southern Ohio Port Authority.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker speaks with Del-Tech, Inc. President Jason Dugle while touring their facility in Batavia.
Senator Uecker speaks with Del-Tech, Inc. President Jason Dugle while touring their facility in Batavia.
State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
State Senator Joseph Uecker was recently presented the Legislator of the Year award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Ohio. Members of the VFW (from left to right) Bill Seagraves, Executive Director, VFW of Ohio Charities, and former State Commander, Keith Jeffers, VFW State Commander, and Leon Johnson, Chairman of the Board, VFW of Ohio Charities, and also a former State Commander, presented the award to Senator Uecker.
 Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
Senator Uecker joins Senators Seitz and Jones in presenting a resolution to the Archbishop Moeller Football Team on becoming the State Division I Champions
 Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
Senator Uecker (far right) is joined by Mackenzie and Drew Hoening (back row, from left to right), Don Pettit, Chrissy and Sean Hogan to present Kayleigh Hogan (front) with specialty license plates to raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer.
L to R: Linda Slone, Georgetown Veterans Home Administrator; Senator Joe Uecker; Southern Hills Superintendent Kevin Kratzer; Trevor Stacey; Travis Stacey; resident James Zile; welding instructor John Adams; Director Chip Tansill, Ohio Department of Veterans Services
L to R: Linda Slone, Georgetown Veterans Home Administrator; Senator Joe Uecker; Southern Hills Superintendent Kevin Kratzer; Trevor Stacey; Travis Stacey; resident James Zile; welding instructor John Adams; Director Chip Tansill, Ohio Department of Veterans Services
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Thanks to the strength and dedication of one Clermont County family, with the help of Senator Uecker, the pediatric cancer awareness specialty license plates are once again available to Ohioans to purchase and raise awareness for pediatric cancers.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
Senator Uecker visits a family-owned manufacturing company in Batavia during Ohio Manufacturing Month.
 Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
Senator Uecker announces legislation to eliminate unfair requirements on Ohio contractors and design professionals
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
Senator Joe Uecker greets Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor at the opening of the Port of South Point in South Point, Ohio. The opening of the port in Southern Ohio could bring as many as 1200 direct and indirect jobs to the region within the next three to five years.
 
 

Senator Joe Uecker is serving his first term in the Ohio Senate, having previously served four terms in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 14th District, which encompasses Adams, Brown, Clermont, and Scioto Counties as well as a portion of Lawrence County. He currently serves as Chairman of the Standing Committee on State and Local Government, Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review, Broadband and Technology Caucus and the Ohio Senate Sportsmen's Caucus and as a member of the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee. Senator Uecker is also a member of the Senate Committees on Agriculture, Criminal Justice, Energy and Natural Resources, Public Utilities, Medicaid and th...

 
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John Fortney talks with Senator Joe Uecker about the Senate's passage of SCR9, a resolution urging the Congress of the United States to disapprove the Iranian nuclear agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

12.12.16 - Ohio Protects Self-Defense Capabilities, Honors Military Firearm Training

 

"This honors the extensive firearm instruction that our service men and women undergo during their military training," said Uecker. "Our brave military men and women who carry firearms in defense of our country should also be allowed to carry their handgun for personal defense while at home." 

 
 

12.07.16 - Senator Uecker Commemorates 75th Anniversary Of Ohio Civil Air Patrol

 

"As the father of three children in the Air Force, aviation has a special place in my heart," said Uecker. "The Civil Air Patrol has played an important role in our national security since its early years and continues to do so today."

 
 

10.27.16 - Ensuring A Safe And Memorable Trick-Or-Treat Night

 

Trick-or-treat is a fun time for kids to get outdoors, enjoy some tasty treats and wear spooky costumes alongside their friends and family. As families take to the streets for an evening of tricking and treating, it is important to incorpoate some extra precautions to ensure a safe, exciting and memorable occasion. 

 
 

09.28.16 - Uecker Introduces License Plate Bill Supporting Advocacy For Ohioans Living With Down Syndrome

 
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“I’m honored to join families across Ohio in raising awareness about Down syndrome," said Uecker. "Any way we can provide support to Ohioans who live with Down syndrome and their families is important."

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Senate District 14

 
Counties: Adams, Brown, Clermont, Lawrence (part), Scioto
 

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Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8082
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Hometown : Miami Township
Party : Republican