About Ron

Ron's History

State Representative Ron Maag is currently serving his second term in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 62nd House District, which includes parts of Warren and Hamilton counties.

Prior to being elected to the Legislature, Representative Maag was a salesman for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and served as a board member for the Warren County Farm Bureau.

An alumnus of the University of Cincinnati, Representative Maag obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in interdisciplinary sciences. He remains active in many community organizations and has been a 4-H advisor, as well as a long-time member of the National Rifle Association.

Representative Maag and his wife Janet live in Salem Township. They have a son, Ron, who is a graduate of Wright State University Medical School; and a daughter, Sarah, a graduate of The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business.


State Representative Maag's Committee Assignments

  • Finance and Appropriations
  • Chairman State Government
  • Health and Aging
  • Energy and Natural Resources

Awards:

  • 2008 and 2012 Ohio Farm Bureau “Friend of Agriculture”
  • 2010 and 2012 Watchdog of the Treasury Award
  • 2011 Ohio Children’s Hospital Association Award
    “For helping to ensure Ohio’s children’s hospitals can continue to provide the highest quality of health care to all Ohio children, regardless of their family’s ability to pay.”
  • 2011-2012 Ohio Association of Gifted Children Award for Civic Leadership
    Superhero of Ohio’s Gifted Children”
  • August 15, 2013 Faith2Action Action Award
    “For going above and beyond the call of duty in the defense of life”

Recent Campaign Work:

  • Travelled to Michigan for Kasich’s 2016 Presidential campaign
  • Supported GOP endorsed candidate Scott Lipps for the 62nd House Seat

Endorsements and Ratings:

  • 2008, 2010, 2012, and 2014 endorsed by Buckeye Firearms
  • 2010 A Rating from Buckeye Firearms
  • 2013 100% rating from Buckeye Firearms
  • 2014 100% rating from Buckeye Firearms

 

  • 2012 100% rating from the Ohio Chamber of Commerce
  • 2012, 2015 endorsed by Ohio Chamber of Commerce

 

  • 2015 endorsed by the Ohio Restaurant Association

 

  • 2010, 2012, 2014 Ohio National Federation of Independent Businesses

  • 2010, 2012 Ohio Right to Life

  • 2010, 2012 Ohio State Medical Association

  • 2010 endorsed by the NRA
  • 2011 A rating from the NRA
  • 2012 endorsed by the NRA
  • 2015 100% rating from the NRA

  • 100% rating from the American Conservative Union 2012, 2013, 2015

Elected Official Endorsements:

  • Warren County Sheriff Larry L. Sims
  • Warren County Commissioner Pat South
  • Warren County Commissioner Tom Ariss
  • Salem Township Trustee Kirk Ramsey
  • Springboro City Councilmember Becky Iverson

  • Awarded the 2011 Defenders of Liberty award by the American Conservatives Union (www.conservative.org)
  • *ACU Defenders of Liberty are those members of the Ohio General Assembly
  • who scored 100 percent on the ACU 2011 State Legislative Ratings.
  • NRA, A+ Rating
  • Buckeye Firearms PAC, A+ Rating
  • Ohio Right to Life PAC
  • Ohio Restaurant Association PAC
  • NFIB
  • Cincinnati Right to Life PAC
  • Ohio Pro-Life Action PAC
  • Citizens for Community Values PAC

Legislation:
131st General Assembly

Bills-  

  • HB 26 – passed House
  • HB 48 – passed House
  • HB 57 – passed House
  • HB 256 – passed House
  • HB 298 – in House Committee
  • HB 317 – passed House      

Resolutions-     

  • HR 30             Honoring Ernie Moore as Ohio's 2014-2015 Warden of the Year.
  • HR 38             Honoring the Franklin High School competition cheerleading squad as the 2015 Division II OASSA State Champion.
  • HR 46 In memory of Joseph E. Haines.
  • HR 63             Honoring Luke Kennard on being named the 2015 Ohio Mr. Basketball.
  • HR 66             In memory of Jack Ford.
  • HR 89             In memory of Frank Sawyer.
  • HR 115 Honoring the late Lieutenant Stephen F. Byus as the recipient of a 2015 Ohio Military Medal of Distinction. 

130th General Assembly       

Bills-

  • HB 26 Sales & use tax-exempt investment metal bullion & coins – introduced
  • HB 68 Rural Interstate Highways-increase speed limit – introduced
  • HB 69 Traffic law photo-monitoring devices-prohibit use of – passed House
  • HB 101 Office of Sweepstakes Compliance-regulate sweepstakes gaming devices – introduced
  • HB 152 Public employment-union membership not to be required – introduced
  • HB 231 Concealed weapons-prohibitions/affirmative defenses-modify – introduced
  • HB 646 Aggravated murder-committed purposely and with prior calculation-change sentence -introduced
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Resolutions-

  • HJR 3 U.S. Constitution-apply for convention to amend – introduced
  • HJR 5 CA-Union membership not to be required as condition of employment – introduced
  • HCR 12 White House-reopen for public tours – introduced
  • HR 25 Honoring the Archbishop Moeller High School football team on placing first in the 2012 Division I State Championship tournament – adopted
  • HR 312 Honoring the Clinton-Massie High School football team as the 2013 Division IV State Champion – adopted
  • HR 330 Honoring the Mason High School girls water polo team as the 2013 State Champion – adopted
  • HR 429 Honoring Luke Kennard as the 2014 Gatorade Ohio Boys Basketball Player of the Year – adopted
  • HR 509 Honoring the Little Miami Select Women's Chorale as a 2014 World Choir Games silver medalist – adopted

129th General Assembly

Bills-

  • HB 11 Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act-limit state implementation/enforcement – introduced
  • HB 53 Telecommunications device-prohibit minor using to show a nude minor – introduced
  • HB 54 Firearm rights – effective 9/30/11
  • HB 367 Pediatric respite care programs-licensure – passed House
  • HB 394 Investment metal bullion/coins-exempt from sales and use taxes – introduced
  • HB 395 Interstate freeways-increase speed limit/limit use of left-hand lane – introduced
  • HB 422 Concealed carry-revisions – introduced
  • HB 425 Concealed carry-state-owned/operated parking lots/garages – introduced
  • HB 452 Townships-exempt from real property tax- residential units-tax increment financing – introduced
  • HB 455 Sergeant Brian Dulle Memorial Highway- portion of US Rt. 42 in Warren County – introduced
  • HB 512 Miscellaneous land conveyances – introduced
  • HB 513 Lease agreements – introduced

Resolutions-

  • HJR 2 CA-Freedom to choose health care/health care coverage – introduced
  • HJR 3 Application for convention to propose amendments to U.S. Constitution – introduced
  • HR 394 Honoring the Lebanon High School Air Force Junior ROTC drill team as the 2011-2012 State Champion – adopted
  • HR 399 Honoring the Lebanon High School drumline on being named National Champions – adopted
  • HR 456 Honoring Valley Vineyards for its success at the 2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition – adopted
  • HR 466 Honoring the Little Miami High School Women's Chorale on winning a silver medal at the 2012 World Choir Games – adopted
  • HR 476 Honoring the Lebanon High School drumline on winning the 2012 WGI Scholastic A World Championship – adopted
  • HR 483 Honoring the Franklin High School cheerleading squad as the 2012 OASSA Division II State Champion – adopted
  • HR 494 Honoring Jacquelyn Crow as a 2012 Division I State Cross Country Champion – adopted
  • HR 496 Honoring the Bishop Fenwick High School girls soccer team as the 2012 Division III State Champion – adopted
  • HR 517 Honoring the Clinton-Massie High School football team on placing first in the 2012 Division IV State Championship tournament – adopted

128th General Assembly

Bills-

  • HB 132 Minors exchanging photos of nude minors by cell phone camera-prohibit – introduced
  • HB 349 Ohio Commission on Fatherhood-revise membership, staffing, & duties – passed House
  • HB 494 Schools-science, social studies, financial literacy standards-more time to adopt – introduced

Resolutions-

  • HJR 3 CA-Health care system-prohibit laws or rules from compelling participation – introduced
  • HR 12 Honoring the University of Cincinnati football team as the 2008 Big East Conference Champion – adopted
  • HR 20 To create the Compact with Ohio Cities Task Force to help cities compete for residents and jobs, and to stimulate economic growth. – adopted
  • HR 52 Honoring the Indian Hill High School Mock Trial team on winning the 2009 State Championship. – adopted
  • HR 59 Honoring the Indian Hill High School Mock Trial team on winning the 2009 State Championship. – adopted
  • HR 174 In memory of Erich Kunzel. – adopted
  • HR 223 Honoring the University of Cincinnati football team on winning the 2009 Big East Conference Championship. – adopted
  • HR 238 Honoring Meghan Marth on being named one of Ohio's top two youth volunteers. – adopted
  • HR 289 Honoring the Indian Hill High School Mock Trial team as the 2010 State Champion. – adopted
  • HR 445 Honoring the Lebanon High School boys 4x100-meter relay team on winning the 2010 Division I State Championship. – adopted