Sen. Jay Hottinger accepts the Ohio Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2016 Legislator of the Year award
Sen. Jay Hottinger accepts the Ohio Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2016 Legislator of the Year award
 Hottinger honors Granville High softball champions
Hottinger honors Granville High softball champions
 Kari Burkey of the Ohio Farm Bureau presents Senator Hottinger with an award honoring him as a Friend of Agriculture
Kari Burkey of the Ohio Farm Bureau presents Senator Hottinger with an award honoring him as a Friend of Agriculture
Senator Hottinger is named a "Watchdog of the Treasury" for his support of fiscally conservative and responsible policies.
Senator Hottinger is named a "Watchdog of the Treasury" for his support of fiscally conservative and responsible policies.
 Sen. Jay Hottinger accepts the Ohio Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2016 Legislator of the Year award
Sen. Jay Hottinger accepts the Ohio Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2016 Legislator of the Year award
 Senators Obhof (left) and Hottinger (right) present Anne Guggisberg with a resolution honoring Guggisberg Cheese for winning grand champion in the Swiss cheese competition at the Ohio State Fair's Sale of Champions
Senators Obhof (left) and Hottinger (right) present Anne Guggisberg with a resolution honoring Guggisberg Cheese for winning grand champion in the Swiss cheese competition at the Ohio State Fair's Sale of Champions
Kerry Taylor, president of the fair board (middle) receives a resolution from Senator Larry Obhof (second from right) and Jay Hottinger (right), joined by State Representatives Dave Hall (left) and Al Landis
Kerry Taylor, president of the fair board (middle) receives a resolution from Senator Larry Obhof (second from right) and Jay Hottinger (right), joined by State Representatives Dave Hall (left) and Al Landis
 Senator Hottinger receives the Champion of Public Education award from the Central Region of the Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) in recognition of his support and advocacy of public education.
Senator Hottinger receives the Champion of Public Education award from the Central Region of the Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) in recognition of his support and advocacy of public education.
 Hottinger honors Newark Catholic's Division IV baseball championship team
Hottinger honors Newark Catholic's Division IV baseball championship team
Hottinger joins Senator Obhof in presenting Richard Guggisberg with resolution to honor cheese championship
Hottinger joins Senator Obhof in presenting Richard Guggisberg with resolution to honor cheese championship
 Senator Hottinger speaks at a Rally Against the Ohio Death (estate) Tax in front of the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Hottinger speaks at a Rally Against the Ohio Death (estate) Tax in front of the Ohio Statehouse
 Senator Hottinger is named a "Defender of Liberty" by the American Conservative Union.
Senator Hottinger is named a "Defender of Liberty" by the American Conservative Union.
Senator Hottinger awaits the arrival of the Governor during the annual State of the State Address
Senator Hottinger awaits the arrival of the Governor during the annual State of the State Address
 
 

Senator Jay Hottinger is currently serving his first consecutive term in the Ohio Senate, having previously served in the chamber from 1998 – 2006. He represents the people of the 31st district, which includes all or parts of Coshocton, Holmes, Licking, Perry, and Tuscarawas Counties.

 
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Senator Jay Hottinger and Ohio Department of Natural Resources Director Jim Zehringer, tour the Buckeye Lake Dam renewal project.
Take a closer look at the significant progress happening at the Buckeye Lake dam renovation project, featuring interviews with Senator Jay Hottinger (R-Newark), Ohio Department of Natural Resources Director Jim Zehringer and local residents.

03.30.17 - Senate Passes Legislation Naming A State Highway In Honor Of Fallen Officer

 

"This legislation seeks to honor the courage, bravery, and sacrifice of Officer Cottrell who devoted his life to serving the people of this nation," said Hottinger. "I hope this small act goes a long way in showing our gratitude for his service and is a reminder to those who knew and loved him that his memory will live on."

 
 

03.29.17 - Hottinger Seeks To Reform Ohio's Opiate Prescribing Guidelines

 

"Immediate action must be taken in order to preserve the many lives that are on this destructive path," said Senator Hottinger. "Working together, making the necessary changes to the prescribing guidelines, I believe we can make a difference for the many suffering with an opioid addiction." 

 
 

03.17.17 - Creating A More Transparent And Accessible State Government

 

I remain committed to increasing the public’s confidence in elected officials to act transparently and justly and I will continue support efforts to keep our government accountable to you and all Ohioans.

 
 

03.13.17 - Funding Approved For Second Phase Of Buckeye Lake Dam Construction

 

“For residents, business owners and those who travel to Buckeye Lake, today is another milestone day that will have a positive impact on the community for generations," said Senator Hottinger.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Senate District 31

 
Counties: Coshocton, Holmes (part), Licking, Perry, Tuscarawas
 

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Background

 
Hometown : Newark
Party : Republican