Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - Ohio Senate President- Keith Faber was the featured guest speaker at the Allen County Republican luncheon on Friday.

Faber- talked about the recent passing of the capital budget signed by Governor Kasich that will give money to Rhodes State.

Five million dollars of the capital budget went to Rhodes State for their new Allied Health Facility that is planned to be built in downtown Lima.

Faber also stated that in the last three and a half years- the private sector in Ohio has created more than 230-thousand jobs.