Rep. Burkley serves as Vice Chair of the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
Rep. Burkley serves as Vice Chair of the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
 Rep. Burkley is sworn in as a member of the Ohio House
Rep. Burkley is sworn in as a member of the Ohio House
 Representative Burkley delivering sponsor testimony to the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee dealing with Agritourism
Representative Burkley delivering sponsor testimony to the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee dealing with Agritourism
Reps. Burkley and Hill spoke with Dick Goddard in the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
Reps. Burkley and Hill spoke with Dick Goddard in the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
 Reps. Burkley, Hill and Patmon speak during a meeting of the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
Reps. Burkley, Hill and Patmon speak during a meeting of the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
 Rep. Burkley and Speaker Rosenberger speak to the press about water quality legislation
Rep. Burkley and Speaker Rosenberger speak to the press about water quality legislation
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 and Archie Griffin at the Ohio House Session
Rep. Burkley and Archie Griffin at the Ohio House Session
 Rep. Burkley visits Van Wert Manor, a rehabilitation center that offers post-hospital surgical care and other health services in order to tour the facility and meet with staff and patients.
Rep. Burkley visits Van Wert Manor, a rehabilitation center that offers post-hospital surgical care and other health services in order to tour the facility and meet with staff and patients.
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 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, 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 and Marc Schimizzi, from Defiance, who came down to Columbus to shadow the representative for the day
Rep. Burkley and Marc Schimizzi, from Defiance, who came down to Columbus to shadow the representative for the day
 

State Representative Tony Burkley is serving his second 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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06.09.15 - Guest Column: Helping Economic Growth By Supporting Fuel Retailers

 

When the fear of lawsuits prevents fuel retailers from installing new fuels and new equipment, Ohio’s economy suffers. New technology and innovation in this field is crucial if we want to keep Ohio moving, and I believe we must protect the retailers who provide these goods and services. I have recently sponsored legislation, House Bill 186, which would help to facilitate this.

 
 

05.29.15 - Rep. Burkley Promotes Agritourism In Ohio With HB 80

 

Rep. Burkley Promotes Agritourism in Ohio with HB 80

 
 

05.27.15 - Rep. Tony Burkley's Bill Promoting "Agritourism" Passes Ohio House

 
COLUMBUS -

Today, State Representative Tony Burkley (R-Payne) applauded the Ohio House’s passage of legislation that grants agritourism operators civil liability protection for injuries that occur during agritourism activities.

 
 

04.22.15 - Rep. Tony Burkley Votes To Send State Budget Bill To Senate

 
COLUMBUS -

Today, State Representative Tony Burkley (R-Payne) voted in favor of Amended Substitute House Bill 64, the state operating budget, which outlines the financial priorities for Ohio for the next two years.

 
 
 

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Representative Tony Burkley
District 82
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 644-5091
Fax      (614) 719-3974
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Hometown : Payne
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

Served 4 terms as Paulding County Commissioner


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term