Sen. Yuko sat down with Karen Kasler on IdeaStream's "The State of Ohio." August 14, 2015
Sen. Yuko sat down with Karen Kasler on IdeaStream's "The State of Ohio." August 14, 2015
 Sen. Yuko sat down with Karen Kasler on IdeaStream's "The State of Ohio." August 14, 2015
Sen. Yuko sat down with Karen Kasler on IdeaStream's "The State of Ohio." August 14, 2015
 Senator Yuko testifies on June 24, 2015
Senator Yuko testifies on June 24, 2015
Press conference advocating for collective bargaining rights for home health workers and childcare providers,. June 25, 2015
Press conference advocating for collective bargaining rights for home health workers and childcare providers,. June 25, 2015
 Sen. Yuko speaks on Rhett Syndrome Bill, June 30, 2015
Sen. Yuko speaks on Rhett Syndrome Bill, June 30, 2015
 
 

Representing Ohio’s 25th Senate District that includes parts of both Cuyahoga and Lake Counties, State Senator Kenny Yuko has devoted his career to strengthening Northeast Ohio and improving the lives of those who call it home.

Senator Yuko grew up in Euclid and graduated from Brush High School in the South Euclid/Lyndhurst School District in 1968. He then attended both Cuyahoga Community College and Kent State University before entering the workforce.

 
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Senator Yuko talks about the Ohio Worker's Rights Act. The legislation would raise Ohio's minimum wage.
Senator Yuko Sworn into Office to represent the 25th District.

11.29.16 - Senator Yuko's Harrison Dillard Day Bill Passes Senate

 

Columbus—Today, Senate Bill 306 passed the Ohio Senate with unanimous, bipartisan support. SB 306 would designate July 8th as Harrison Dillard Day.

 
 

11.23.16 - Federal Court Decision Reinforces Need For Wage Protection For Ohio's Salaried Workers

 

COLUMBUS – Today, State Senator Kenny Yuko (D-Richmond Heights) renewed his call for the passage of Ohio Senate Bill 25 after a federal court blocked President Obama’s national overtime rule. The rule would have required employers to pay time-and-a-half to employees making less than $47,476 a year when they worked over 40 hours in a week.

 
 

11.15.16 - Senator Yuko's Harrison Dillard Day Bill Has First Hearing

 

COLUMBUS—Today, the office of State Senator Kenny Yuko (D-Richmond Heights) testified in favor of Senate Bill 306, which would designate July 8th as Harrison Dillard Day in Ohio.

 
 

09.30.16 - Columbus Goes Purple For First Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

 

COLUMBUS–This week, Columbus City Hall will light their building in purple Saturday, October 1st through Friday, October 7th, and Nationwide Children’s hospital will light the display on Parsons in purple Saturday, October 1st through Monday, October 31st in recognition of the inaugural Rett Syndrome Awareness Month.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Senate District 25

 
Counties: Cuyahoga (part), Lake (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Yuko

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-4583
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Background

 
Hometown : Richmond Heights
Party : Democrat
Elected Experience :

State Representative, 2005-2012


Current Term : Expires December 2018 / Eligible to run for another four-year term