(b. January 14, 1977) is a Republican
member of the Ohio State Senate
, representing District 18. In November 2011, Eklund was appointed to replace Timothy Grendell
(R) who was appointed judge for the Geauga County Probate/Juvenile Court
Grendell was term-limited in 2012.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Eklund served on the following committees:
- See also: Ohio State Senate elections, 2012
Eklund won re-election in the 2012 election for Ohio Senate, District 18. Eklund was unopposed in the March 6 Republican primary election and defeated Jim Mueller (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Ohio State Senate, District 18, General Election, 2012
||John Eklund Incumbent
Comprehensive donor information for Eklund is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Eklund raised a total of $1,501,405 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 30, 2013.
|John Eklund's Campaign Contribution History|
||Ohio State Senate, District 18
|Grand Total Raised
Eklund won re-election to the Ohio State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Eklund raised a total of $1,501,405
|Ohio State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Eklund's campaign in 2012|
|Republican Senate Campaign Committee||$1,200,602|
|King Strategic Communications||$108,777|
|Ohio Republican Party||$18,520|
|Sullivan, Thomas C.||$10,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$1,501,405|
|Source:Follow the Money
Eklund and his wife, Meg, have two children. They currently reside in Munson Township, OH.
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| Political offices
Timothy Grendell (R)
|Ohio State Senate District 18
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