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108th Ohio General Assembly

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The One Hundred Eighth Ohio General Assembly was the legislative body of the state of Ohio in 1969 and 1970. In this General Assembly, both the Ohio Senate and the Ohio House of Representatives were controlled by the Republican Party. In the Senate, there were 21 Republicans and 12 Democrats. In the House, there were 63 Republicans and 36 Democrats. It was the second General Assembly to use districts drawn after the 1966 apportionment.



  • January 13, 1969: Senator Frank W. King (D-11th) resigns.
  • January 30, 1969: Senator Harry V. Jump (R-13th) resigns.
  • February 9, 1970: Senator Calvin Johnson (D-9th) resigns.
  • Appointments

  • January 14, 1969: Marigene Valiquette is appointed to the 11th Senatorial District.
  • February 5, 1969: Robert J. Corts is appointed to the 13th Senatorial District.
  • February 11, 1970: Bill Bowen is appointed to the 9th Senatorial District.
  • Majority leadership

  • President of the Senate: John W. Brown
  • President pro tempore of the Senate: Theodore Gray
  • Majority Whip: Michael Maloney
  • Minority leadership

  • Leader: Anthony Calabrese
  • Assistant Leader: Oliver Ocasek
  • Majority

  • Speaker of the House: Charles Kurfess
  • Speaker Pro Tempore: Charles Fry
  • Majority Leader: Robert Levitt
  • Assistant Majority Leader: Walter White
  • Minority

  • Minority Leader: John McDonald
  • Assistant Minority Leader: Anthony Russo
  • Minority Whip: Troy Lee James
  • Members of the 108th House of Representatives

    Appt.- Member was appointed to current House Seat


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