State Senate Leadership Remains
There will not be much change for Republican Party
leadership in the
Senator Scott Fitzgerald of
was re-elected as majority leader, just days after Republicans picked up a seat
over Democrats. Fitzgerald was a unanimous choice, running unopposed for the
position he’s held since 2011.
Senator Roger Roth of
President for the next two years. Republicans will return to session in 2019
with a 19-14 majority in the Senate, but will now have to work with a
Democratic governor who has the power to veto any bills passed by the
Democratic Senator Jennifer Shilling of
The Legislature will return for a lame duck session later this month or next.