Faber passes gavel; sworn in as state rep


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State Rep. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District, passes the gavel to new Senate President Larry Obhof.

State Rep. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District, passes the gavel to new Senate President Larry Obhof.


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State Reps. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District; left to right, Nino Vitalie, R-Urbana, 85th District; and Robert McColley, R-Napoleon, 81st District; all receive the oath of office as Ohio House of Representative members Tuesday.


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COLUMBUS—State Representative Keith Faber, R-Celina, was sworn in as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 132nd General Assembly Tuesday. He represents the 84th Ohio House District, which encompasses Mercer County, as well as portions of Auglaize, Darke and Shelby counties.

“Today I completed my duties as Senate President by ceremonially passing on the gavel to the new Senate President Larry Obhof,” said Faber. “It has been my pleasure serving the people of Western Ohio, and I look forward to representing those in House District 84. While we have made great progress over the years, there is still work to be done to make Ohio the best place to live, work, and raise a family. I am grateful to my constituents for trusting me with this role.”

Faber most recently served as the 94th resident of the Senate and previously served in the Ohio House of Representatives. He is the principal partner with Faber and Associates in Celina, a law firm emphasizing in civil litigation and mediation. Faber and his wife, Andrea, reside just outside Celina in Mercer County with their two children.

State Rep. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District, passes the gavel to new Senate President Larry Obhof.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/01/web1_Faber_Passing_Gavel.jpgState Rep. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District, passes the gavel to new Senate President Larry Obhof. Courtesy photo

State Reps. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District; left to right, Nino Vitalie, R-Urbana, 85th District; and Robert McColley, R-Napoleon, 81st District; all receive the oath of office as Ohio House of Representative members Tuesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/01/web1_Faber_Swearing_In.jpgState Reps. Keith Faber, R-Celina, 84th District; left to right, Nino Vitalie, R-Urbana, 85th District; and Robert McColley, R-Napoleon, 81st District; all receive the oath of office as Ohio House of Representative members Tuesday. Courtesy photo

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