Michael R. "Mike" Turner ( born January 11, 1960 in Dayton, Ohio ) is an American politician of the Republican Party. Since 2003 he is a member of the House of Representatives of the United States. Initially he represented the 3rd Congressional District of the State of Ohio, January 3, 2013, 10th district.
As the son of Ray and Vivian Turner Mike Turner was born in Dayton. He has a sister. He received his high school diploma in 1978 at the Belmont High School in Dayton. In 1982, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science at Ohio Northern University. This was followed by the Juris Doctor in 1985 from Case Western Reserve University and a Master of Business Administration in 1992 at the University of Dayton. Until his election as mayor of Dayton in 1994, he practiced as a lawyer.
Since 2003, Turner representative of the 3rd Congress district of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives. His predecessor as congressman Tony Hall. His seat defended Turner in the following midterm elections. He sits for his party in the Committee on Armed Services and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Since the midterm elections in 2010, he is chairman of the United States House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces ago.
Mike Turner lives with his wife Lori in Dayton. He has Presbyterian faith.
In the course of the civil war in Syria Turner refused a military strike, unless Barack Obama would repeal the budget cuts for the Pentagon.