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
 
 
 
 

11.20.17 - Guest Column: A Legislative Update For The Season Of Thanksgiving

 
COLUMBUS -

As Thanksgiving is upon us, I wanted to provide a quick legislative update about what’s been going on at the Ohio Statehouse before all of us take a break to spend time with family. The past few months have certainly been busy as we’ve passed important legislation that will work to strengthen families and our state as a whole.

 
 

11.01.17 - Rep. Retherford Applauds Passage Of Bill Prohibiting Abortions On Unborn Children With Down Syndrome

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Wes Retherford (R-Hamilton) today applauded the passage of House Bill 214, legislation prohibiting abortions on unborn children who have or may have Down syndrome.

 
 

10.20.17 - Representative Retherford Appointed To Elder Abuse Commission

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Wes Retherford (R-Hamilton) has been appointed by Ohio House Speaker Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) to serve on the Elder Abuse Commission.

 
 

10.12.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Wes Retherford: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

 

We all know someone who has been affected by cancer. It is one of the biggest plagues to affect humankind worldwide—an issue for which we run marathons, bike across the country, and hold fundraisers. For women, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer and the second most common cause of death from cancer. It is because of these statistics that we need to continue to raise awareness, especially during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

 
 
 
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