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 |  


American spirit unites communities

American spirit unites communities

I truly appreciate history, especially American history, and especially those certain events that do so much to weave the fabric that makes up the Ame...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Why must journalists minimize harm?

Why must journalists minimize harm?

The Society of Professional Journalists provides journalists with ethical guidelines to use in the line of reporting news and information. The code of...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Computer science prepares workforce

Computer science prepares workforce

In the past few decades, and in recent years especially, the workforce has changed dramatically in Ohio and across the world. Jobs in various fields o...

June 27th, 2017 |