Workforce development key to building a stronger Ohio

Workforce development key to building a stronger Ohio

Many of the bills passed by the legislature and signed by the Governor earlier this year have recently gone into effect. One of those pieces of legisl...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Addressing the veterans’ mental health crisis

Addressing the veterans’ mental health crisis

We face a devastating mental health crisis in our country, one that affects thousands across the country. The veterans community has been particularly...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

The “Baby Boomers” generation of Americans born in the years following World War II represent one of the largest generations in our nation...

September 21st, 2016 |  


The Recreational User

On July 17, 2011, Richard Combs was celebrating his birthday at Indian Lake State Park, in Lakeview, Ohio. The park is open to the public without an a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Protecting you from charter school fraud

Protecting you from charter school fraud

Last week, the U.S. Department of Education answered my call to strengthen oversight of Ohio’s charter schools and ensure that our tax dollars a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Ideals from founding of America still relevant

Ideals from founding of America still relevant

This weekend, many will check their calendars to make plans around football games and school events and will notice that Saturday, September 17 is Con...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Ineffective assistance of appellate counsel

In 1985, Gina Tenney – a 19-year-old Youngstown State University student – was murdered. The crime went unsolved for 22 years, until DNA e...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Protecting Ohio students from for-profit scams

Protecting Ohio students from for-profit scams

For too long, bad actors in the for-profit college sector have been allowed to prey on students, leaving them unable to secure the good-paying jobs th...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Rural America is back in business

We know when rural communities do well, America does well. Rural America provides us with the food we eat, the water we drink and the energy we use, n...

September 7th, 2016 |  


STABLE program gives disabled Ohioans opportunity

STABLE program gives disabled Ohioans opportunity

During this General Assembly, the Ohio House has strived to make Ohio families a priority, passing legislation to lower taxes, enable pathways to a st...

September 6th, 2016 |