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.
 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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
 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
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 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.

08.11.16 - Uecker To Serve On Committee Examining Drug Use Prevention Programs In Ohio Schools

 
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“This is another step in our continued efforts to combat Ohio’s opiate addiction epidemic,” said Uecker. “By strengthening our prevention efforts in Ohio’s classrooms, we can help to ensure that our children are equipped to make responsible choices rather than addressing the problem through the criminal justice system and addiction services.”

 
 

07.28.16 - Encouraging Families To Take Advantage Of Savings As Ohio's Sales Tax Holiday Returns: August 5-7th

 
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Many holidays can strain your family budget, but there’s one more holiday on the horizon this summer that might save you some money for a change. Ohio’s Sales Tax Holiday, which will take place August 5 through August 7, is returning for a second year to help families save more money while allowing them to invest in their highest priority—their children. 

 
 

07.21.16 - Local Leaders Express Infrastructure Concerns With U.S. Transportation Secretary

 
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"Regional economic growth relies on our ability to connect products with markets and the workforce with the workplace," said Uecker. 

 
 

06.30.16 - Uecker Joins Aspiring Welders And State Officials To Honor Ohio's Veterans

 
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"I was determined to help the Stacey brothers find a home for this masterful blend of artwork and craftsmanship which honors the branches of our Armed Forces," said Uecker. "This display is a fitting tribute which embodies this community's gratitude for the brave men and women who have served our nation."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 14

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

Contact Senator Uecker

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8082
Email Senator Uecker
 

Background

 
Hometown : Miami Township
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another four-year term