Rep. Burkley and his wife Nancy serving as the Grand Marshals of the John Paulding Days Parade
Rep. Burkley and his wife Nancy serving as the Grand Marshals of the John Paulding Days Parade
 Rep. Burkley, along with Rep. Butler,  testifies regarding House Bill 198 in State & Local Government Committee.
Rep. Burkley, along with Rep. Butler, testifies regarding House Bill 198 in State & Local Government Committee.
 Rep. Burkley speaking with Speaker Batchelder before addressing the House Chamber
Rep. Burkley speaking with Speaker Batchelder before addressing the House Chamber
Rep. Burkley joins Auglaize County Auditor Janet Schuler and Paulding County Auditor Claudia Fickel at the annual County Auditors' Association of Ohio Legislative Reception.
Rep. Burkley joins Auglaize County Auditor Janet Schuler and Paulding County Auditor Claudia Fickel at the annual County Auditors' Association of Ohio Legislative Reception.
 Rep. Burkley, Rep. Wachtmann, and Sen. Cliff Hite joined officials from PRO-TEC Coating Company, United States Steel, and Kobe Steel Ltd at an event to commission PRO-TEC's new Continuous Annealing Line in Leipsic.
Rep. Burkley, Rep. Wachtmann, and Sen. Cliff Hite joined officials from PRO-TEC Coating Company, United States Steel, and Kobe Steel Ltd at an event to commission PRO-TEC's new Continuous Annealing Line in Leipsic.
 Rep. Burkley discusses issues facing agriculture with the Farmers Union in District 82
Rep. Burkley discusses issues facing agriculture with the Farmers Union in District 82
Rep. Burkley hosts business roundtable at Defiance College
Rep. Burkley hosts business roundtable at Defiance College
 Rep. Burkley honors the Wapakoneta Boys Bowling Team with a resolution on behalf of the Ohio House of Representatives for winning the state championship this past season
Rep. Burkley honors the Wapakoneta Boys Bowling Team with a resolution on behalf of the Ohio House of Representatives for winning the state championship this past season
 Rep. Burkley congratulates Defiance resident, Donelda McWilliams, on being inducted into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame
Rep. Burkley congratulates Defiance resident, Donelda McWilliams, on being inducted into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame
Rep. Burkley attends the Ohio Farm Bureau's annual Ag Day at the Capital
Rep. Burkley attends the Ohio Farm Bureau's annual Ag Day at the Capital
 Rep. Burkley speaking to the House Education Committee on HB 416
Rep. Burkley speaking to the House Education Committee on HB 416
 Rep. Burkley and Jack Hanna at the Ohio House
Rep. Burkley and Jack Hanna at the Ohio House
Rep. Burkley attends the Cancer Caucus at the Statehouse
Rep. Burkley attends the Cancer Caucus at the Statehouse
 Rep. Burkley joins colleagues from the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee when meeting with members of the Ohio Farmers Union
Rep. Burkley joins colleagues from the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee when meeting with members of the Ohio Farmers Union
 Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Defiance High School boys cross country team as the 2013 Division II State Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Defiance High School boys cross country team as the 2013 Division II State Champion.
Rep. Burkley and his colleauge, Dean of the Ohio House, Rep. McGregor
Rep. Burkley and his colleauge, Dean of the Ohio House, Rep. McGregor
 Rep. Burkley welcomes Pastor Drew Gardner, from Emmanuel Baptist Church in Paulding, to give the opening prayer during session.
Rep. Burkley welcomes Pastor Drew Gardner, from Emmanuel Baptist Church in Paulding, to give the opening prayer during session.
 Rep. Burkley taking part in the closing ceremony for the Vietnam War 50th Remembrance that was held on the Defiance College campus
Rep. Burkley taking part in the closing ceremony for the Vietnam War 50th Remembrance that was held on the Defiance College campus
Rep. Burkley welcomes Father Randy Giesige, from St. Mary's Catholic Church in Defiance, to give the opening prayer during session at the Ohio House of Representatives
Rep. Burkley welcomes Father Randy Giesige, from St. Mary's Catholic Church in Defiance, to give the opening prayer during session at the Ohio House of Representatives
 Rep. Burkley discussing HB 416 on the House floor
Rep. Burkley discussing HB 416 on the House floor
 Rep. Burkley met with students from Paulding and Defiance County at the annual FFA Legislative Luncheon
Rep. Burkley met with students from Paulding and Defiance County at the annual FFA Legislative Luncheon
Rep. Burkley joined colleagues for a House Agriculture Committee Meeting at the Butler County Fair.
Rep. Burkley joined colleagues for a House Agriculture Committee Meeting at the Butler County Fair.
 Rep. Burkley after being sworn in to office
Rep. Burkley after being sworn in to office
 Rep. Burkley is sworn in as a member of the Ohio House
Rep. Burkley is sworn in as a member of the Ohio House
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Tinora High School girls 4x200-meter relay team on winning the 2013 Division III State Championship.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Tinora High School girls 4x200-meter relay team on winning the 2013 Division III State Championship.
 Rep. Burkley speaks on the House floor during session.
Rep. Burkley speaks on the House floor during session.
 Rep. Burkley testifies in support of House Bill 217, along with Rep. Butler, in the House Ways & Means Committee.
Rep. Burkley testifies in support of House Bill 217, along with Rep. Butler, in the House Ways & Means Committee.
Rep. Burkley welcomes Paulding County Common Please Court Judge Tiffany Beckman, who is taking part in the Ohio Judicial Conference Legislative Exchange Program.
Rep. Burkley welcomes Paulding County Common Please Court Judge Tiffany Beckman, who is taking part in the Ohio Judicial Conference Legislative Exchange Program.
 Rep. Burkley joined other members of the Ohio House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee as they toured some northwest Ohio businesses.
Rep. Burkley joined other members of the Ohio House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee as they toured some northwest Ohio businesses.
 Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Defiance High School baseball team as the 2013 Division II State Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring the Defiance High School baseball team as the 2013 Division II State Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a commendation to Northwest State Community College student Christina Tracy of Defiance.
Rep. Burkley presents a commendation to Northwest State Community College student Christina Tracy of Defiance.
 Rep. Burkley, along with Rep. Hackett, testifies in Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee regarding House Bill 199.
Rep. Burkley, along with Rep. Hackett, testifies in Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee regarding House Bill 199.
 Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring Tom Postema as a 2013 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring Tom Postema as a 2013 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring Abel Flores as a 2013 Division II State Track and Field Champion.
Rep. Burkley presents a resolution honoring Abel Flores as a 2013 Division II State Track and Field Champion.
 Rep. Burkley and Archie Griffin at the Ohio House Session
Rep. Burkley and Archie Griffin at the Ohio House Session
 
 

State Representative Tony Burkley is serving his first term in the Ohio House. He represents the 82nd District, which includes Defiance, Paulding and Van Wert counties, as well as part of Auglaize County.

 
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07.29.14 - Summer Study Committees Connecting Constituents And State Officials

 

This summer, bipartisan study committees will be meeting to discuss two large problems our state is facing: opioid addiction and unemployment compensation debt. Hearings on these subjects will be held throughout the state this fall in August and September.  

 
 

07.25.14 - Rep. Burkley Appointed To Debt Study Committee

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Tony Burkley (R-Payne) today announced that he has been appointed to serve on this summer’s Unemployment Compensation Debt & Reducing Burdens on Ohio Businesses Study Committee. 

 
 

06.20.14 - Positive Changes To Higher Education To Come

 

their diploma this month.  It’s a true testament of their hard work, discipline and intelligence.  As we enter into the summer season, many high school graduates are looking forward to their next step, which is many times attending college. Here at the Ohio legislature, we recognize the importance of higher education and the impact it has on students, parents and the economy. 

 
 

06.03.14 - Local Priest Serves As Guest Minister At Ohio House Of Representatives

 

COLUMBUS—Father Randy Giesige, from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Defiance, Ohio, gave the opening prayer during session today at the Ohio House of Representatives.

 
 
 

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Representative Tony Burkley
District 82
77 S. High St
11th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 644-5091
Fax      (614) 719-3974
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Hometown : Payne
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2014 / Eligible to run for another term