Senator Oelslager takes the oath of office alongside his wife, Elsie, and colleagues Frank LaRose and Jay Hottinger, by Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor.
Senator Oelslager takes the oath of office alongside his wife, Elsie, and colleagues Frank LaRose and Jay Hottinger, by Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor.
 
 Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
 Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
 Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
 Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
 Senator Oelslager unveils the Senate's version of the budget, which cuts taxes by $1.7 billion.
Senator Oelslager unveils the Senate's version of the budget, which cuts taxes by $1.7 billion.
Senator Oelslager (left) takes the oath of office as his wife, Elsie, holds the Bible. Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor (right) also administered the oath to Senators Frank LaRose (3rd from right) and Jay Hottinger (2nd from right).
Senator Oelslager (left) takes the oath of office as his wife, Elsie, holds the Bible. Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor (right) also administered the oath to Senators Frank LaRose (3rd from right) and Jay Hottinger (2nd from right).
 Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
 Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
 Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
 Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
 Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
 
 

Senator Scott Oelslager brings 30 years of legislative experience to the Ohio Senate as he works to promote economic development and job creation on behalf of the people of northeastern Ohio.  He represents the 29th Ohio Senate District, which encompasses most of Stark County.

 
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Senator Oelslager Serves In the Following Committees :

FinanceHealth, Human Services and MedicaidJudiciaryRules and Reference
 
Senator Oelslager discusses the 2014 Capital Budget and the projects that it funds.

07.10.17 - Oelslager Announces Approval Of Funding For Pro Football Hall Of Fame In Stark County

 

"A major tourist attraction, the Hall of Fame provides a significant benefit to the local community, as well as the state as a whole," said Oelslager. 

 
 

06.23.17 - Oelslager Appointed To Conference Committee To Reconcile Differences In State Budget

 

"I am honored to serve in this capacity as the House and my colleagues in the Senate continue to steward this very important responsibility," said Oelslager, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. "While this continues to be a difficult task, the budget will be balanced, fiscally responsible and we will continue to keep the priorities of Ohioans at the forefront of this process during conference committee."

 
 

06.21.17 - Senate Passes Budget That Closes Fiscal Shortfall And Protects Essential Services

 

"This was a very tight budget, but we listened carefully to Ohioans who testified before us to understand their priorities and expectations of financial stability for the state of Ohio. Our version maintains important tax reforms that the legislature has championed over the last six years, while including new tax reductions, protecting investments in primary and secondary education, and allocating vital resources to fight Ohio’s number one health epidemic – the opiate crisis," said Senator Oelslager, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.

 
 

05.08.17 - Senate Announces Committee Schedule For State Budget Hearings

 

"I look forward to the hearing process and greatly value the collaboration between our Finance committee and our four subcommittees," said Oelslager. "With the short timeframe we have, this approach allows us to have more focused discussions and ensures input from every member of the Senate."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 29

 
Counties: Stark (part)
 

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Background

 
Hometown : North Canton
Party : Republican