For many, Friday will be a great day

For many, Friday will be a great day

It’s time to get over it and get on with it.With a day to go before the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States,...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Declining salary does us no favors

Declining salary does us no favors

As we approach the inauguration of the 45th President Donald Trump, people continue to commend him on his decision to not take any pay for the positio...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Doing more for our elders

Doing more for our elders

In the Ohio House, as we undertake a new General Assembly, one of our main goals will be to strike a delicate balance between limited government inter...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Legislative priorities for next two years

Legislative priorities for next two years

Earlier this month, the state legislature kicked off the start of the 132nd General Assembly, and I was sworn into my third term as your state represe...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Getting the job done for Ohio

Getting the job done for Ohio

Ohioans, regardless of political party, expect their elected officials to represent the best interests of their constituents and to produce results on...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Welcome to the 132nd General Assembly

Welcome to the 132nd General Assembly

This week, the state legislature held its opening session day of the 132nd General Assembly. A day of formality filled with much ceremony and history,...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Reflections on a judicial career

On January 2, 1993, I was sworn in as the newest member of the Ohio Supreme Court. In a few days, my fourth-and-final six-year term will come to an en...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


A #BetterWay to provide health care

A #BetterWay to provide health care

For far too many Americans, the simple mention of “health care” causes stress. Daunting medical bills and complex bureaucratic systems tha...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


Delivering results in 2016

Delivering results in 2016

Ohioans are tired of Washington gridlock and want to see things getting done that will help them and their families. That’s how I feel. We don&#...

December 28th, 2016 |  


At the speed of science

At the speed of science

The advances made by the scientific and medical communities over the past few decades have been incredible. In just the past thirty years, life expect...

December 26th, 2016 |