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Stephen Buehrer
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Ohio State Senate District 1
Former Member
Term in office began
2007
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Stephen Buehrer (b. January 1, 1967) was a Republican member of the Ohio State Senate and served as Majority Whip. Buehrer served in the Ohio State House of Representatives from 1999 to 2006. He joined the Ohio State Senate in 2007. He has served in that position until 2011, representing the 1st district. In 2011, he resigned to take a position as Administrator of the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation. He was replaced by Cliff Hite (R)

Buehrer worked as Director of Legislative Affairs for the Ohio Bureau of Employment Services from 1991 to 1993. He then worked as Deputy Director for the Ohio Department of Administrative Services from 1993 to 1995. From 1995 to 1998, he worked as Chief of Human Resources for the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation. He has worked as an attorney for Barber, Kaper, Steven, and Robinson since 1997.

Buehrer earned his BS from Bowling Green State University in 1989. He went on to receive his JD from Capital University Law School in 1997.

Committee assignments

Prior to his resignation, Buehrer served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Ohio State Senate elections, 2010

Buehrer won re-election to the Ohio State Senate District 1 against Erik Cranmer (D). The election took place on November 2, 2010.[1]

Ohio State Senate, District 1
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Buehrer (R) 85,798 74.00%
Erik Cranmer (D) 30,138 26.00%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Buehrer was elected to Ohio State Senate District 1 .[2]

Buehrer raised $448,323 for his campaign.[3]

Ohio State Senate District 1
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Buehrer (R) 74,364
Ben A. Nienberg (D) 49,421

Personal

Buehrer and his wife Catherine have three children.

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006 Buehrer raised $448,323.[4]

Listed below are primary contributors.

Donor Amount
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $15,000
BOICH, WAYNE MICHAEL $10,000
RICHARD, ROBERT D $10,000
OHIO AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION/DEALERS INVESTMENT GROUP $9,800
Wholesale Beer & Wine Association of Ohio $9,300

2008

In 2008 Buehrer raised $142,255.[5]

Listed below are primary contributors.

Donor Amount
FIRST ENERGY CORP $7,500
OHIO CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION $3,990
Wholesale Beer & Wine Association of Ohio $3,300
JP MORGAN CHASE & CO $3,000
OHIO STATE BAR ASSOCIATION $3,000
UPS $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Ohio State Senate District 1
2007–2011
Succeeded by
Cliff Hite (R)