Investing in research is a bipartisan goal

Investing in research is a bipartisan goal

I recently had the opportunity to meet with some Americans whose lives have been forever changed by cancer. A group of constituents from the 15th Dist...

July 20th, 2017 |  


A responsible plan for Ohio’s future

A responsible plan for Ohio’s future

One of the most crucial, founding parts of a state legislative term is the drafting of our state budget. Perhaps no other piece of legislation better ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Protecting health care for rural Ohio

Protecting health care for rural Ohio

The latest Senate Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act would be devastating for rural Ohio.Last week, I released a county-by-county repor...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Considering attending a service academy?

Considering attending a service academy?

Since the United States Military Academy first opened its doors in West Point, New York in 1802, service academies have provided young people with the...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Giving Ohioans a raise

Giving Ohioans a raise

It’s simple: if you work extra hours, you should earn extra pay. Yet all too often, Ohioans are working longer days without the overtime pay the...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Beware of common summertime scams

Beware of common summertime scams

Summer is a prime time for scams that target consumers who want to repair or improve their property, rent a house or apartment, or even buy a puppy.Ho...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Imparting foundational knowledge

Imparting foundational knowledge

In my experience, I have come to acknowledge an important and founding principle of life: the opportunity to learn never goes away. We all know the sa...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Marijuana’s medical efficacy is proven

Editor:As a physician, I was interested that the city council discussed the possible amendment to the zoning code for the dispensing of medical mariju...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Perry Township Happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:Another special Perry Township Board Meeting was called for June 19 to approve the payment of bills in progre...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Perry Township Happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:At the special June 14 Perry Township board meeting, Brenda Hoppes Hughes was appointed by our trustees to fi...

June 29th, 2017 |