Rep. Retherford is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly Jan 3, 2017.
Rep. Retherford is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly Jan 3, 2017.
 Rep. Retherford speaks on Health Care Compacts at a press conference
Rep. Retherford speaks on Health Care Compacts at a press conference
 Rep. Retherford during House Session March 8, 2017.
Rep. Retherford during House Session March 8, 2017.
Rep. Retherford addresses the House of Representatives March 1, 2017.
Rep. Retherford addresses the House of Representatives March 1, 2017.
 Rep. Retherford is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly Jan 3, 2017.
Rep. Retherford is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly Jan 3, 2017.
 Rep. Retherford speaks during House Session May 25, 2016.
Rep. Retherford speaks during House Session May 25, 2016.
Rep. Retherford speaking during House session
Rep. Retherford speaking during House session
 Rep. Retherford speaks during House Session.
Rep. Retherford speaks during House Session.
 Rep. Retherford, along with Rep. Beck, Rep. Conditt and Rep. Derickson, presents a resolution honoring the Miami University Hamilton women's basketball team as the 2013 Ohio Regional Campus State Champion.
Rep. Retherford, along with Rep. Beck, Rep. Conditt and Rep. Derickson, presents a resolution honoring the Miami University Hamilton women's basketball team as the 2013 Ohio Regional Campus State Champion.
Rep. Retherford joins Rep. Dovilla and AG DeWine at a press conference on elder abuse
Rep. Retherford joins Rep. Dovilla and AG DeWine at a press conference on elder abuse
 Rep. Retherford speaking on HCR 21
Rep. Retherford speaking on HCR 21
 Rep. Retherford speaks about elder abuse at a press conference
Rep. Retherford speaks about elder abuse at a press conference
Rep. Retherford, Speaker Rosenberger, Rep. Conditt and Rep. Derickson after session
Rep. Retherford, Speaker Rosenberger, Rep. Conditt and Rep. Derickson after session
 Rep. Retherford presents a House resolution on the House floor
Rep. Retherford presents a House resolution on the House floor
 Rep. Retherford talks with a group of students
Rep. Retherford talks with a group of students
 

State Representative Wes Retherford is serving his third term in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 51st House District, which encompasses portions of Butler County, including the cities of Hamilton and Fairfield, Ross Township, and portions of Fairfield, Hanover, and St. Clair townships.

 
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Representative Retherford Serves In the Following Committees :

Federalism and Interstate RelationsInsuranceWays and Means
 
 
 
 

02.16.18 - Retherford Announces House Concurrence On Bill Authorizing Tactical Medical Professionals To Carry Firearms

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Wes Retherford (R-Hamilton) applauded the House’s concurrence vote this week on House Bill 79, legislation he jointly sponsored that allows tactical medical professionals, such as nurses and paramedics on regional SWAT teams, to carry firearms while on duty.

 
 

01.24.18 - Rep. Retherford Announces Passage Of Bill Prohibiting Discrimination Against Transplant Recipients

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Wes Retherford (R-Hamilton) today announced passage of legislation that prohibits discriminating against disabled individuals for the purpose of being placed on the organ and tissue transplant list.

 
 

01.10.18 - Guest Column From State Representative Retherford

 

It was a busy 2017 for many, including in the Ohio House. In addition to drafting, deliberating, and ultimately passing the state budget for fiscal years 2018 and 2019, we had multiple task forces traveling the state to learn more about Ohio’s most urgent issues and passed many bills that aligned with our policy platform, the Buckeye Pathway. Our goals during this legislative term have been to improve the economic environment, enhance opportunities for all Ohioans, and strengthen families and communities.v

 
 

12.13.17 - Rep. Retherford Proposes Legislation To Increase Privacy For Victims Of Sexual Crimes

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Wes Retherford (R-Hamilton) today announced that he has introduced legislation to increase privacy for sexually oriented offense victims within Ohio’s public record law. The legislation, known as the Victims Privacy and Protection Act, exempts from the definition of a public record photographs, videos or other digital media that depicts the victim of a sexually oriented offense at the time of the offense, or when the release would violate their expectation of bodily privacy.

 
 
 
Representative Wes Retherford
District 51
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 644-6721
Fax      (614) 719-6954
Email Representative Retherford
 
Hometown : Hamilton
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term