Representative Jim Hughes is serving his first term in the Ohio House representing the 24th district, which encompasses a portion of Franklin County, including Upper Arlington, Hilliard, and Clintonville.

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08.04.17 - Rep. Jim Hughes Introduces Bill To Create Pelotonia License Plates


COLUMBUS—State Representative Jim Hughes (R-Upper Arlington) has introduced legislation that would create a license plate highlighting Pelotonia.


07.31.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Jim Hughes: Enriching The Lives Of Our Police And The Public


In my long career in public service, I have made it one of my top priorities to support and enact policies that benefit society’s greatest protectors—the men and women who serve in law enforcement. Our local and state police forces give of themselves each and every day to protect the citizens of Ohio, strangers and loved ones alike. From working as a prosecutor to being behind the scenes of lawmaking, I know how important it is to make the jobs of our police men and women a little easier.


06.29.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Jim Hughes: Giving Victims Of Violence Greater Justice


More times than not, some of the best ideas for legislation come directly from you and other hardworking Ohioans—whether they come as a solution to a specific issue a family or community is having, or to close loopholes in the law that are discovered through unfortunate circumstances. I think most people in central Ohio are aware of a recent situation that became the inspiration for House Bill 63, also known as Judy’s Law.


06.28.17 - Rep. Jim Hughes Applauds Ohio Senate Passage Of "Judy's Law"


COLUMBUS—State Representative Jim Hughes (R-Upper Arlington) today applauded the Ohio Senate for passing House Bill 63, also known as “Judy’s Law,” which strengthens the penalties for perpetrators of felonious assault if an accelerant is used in committing the offense.

Representative Jim Hughes
District 24
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614)466-8012
Fax      (614) 719-0007
Email Representative Hughes
Hometown : Upper Arlington
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term