Natural disasters spur passage of Disaster Relief Act

Natural disasters spur passage of Disaster Relief Act

Recently the news has been inundated with stories about natural disasters affecting the United States and North America. We heard about Hurricane Harv...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Gumption for the fight

Gumption for the fight

Shrewd or spirited initiative and resourcefulness. This is the definition of gumption. Our “fight” seems to be a standard measure within A...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Protecting Ohioans harmed by Equifax

Protecting Ohioans harmed by Equifax

This month, we learned that 143 million Americans – about half the country – had their personal information exposed to criminals by the co...

September 19th, 2017 |  


The Hill: Fighting Ohio’s opioid crisis

The Hill: Fighting Ohio’s opioid crisis

In Ohio, at least 12 people die each day due to drug overdoses. If a terrorist attack happened daily in one of our cities or villages killing a dozen ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


New challenges for local businesses

New challenges for local businesses

Local businesses are the backbone of our economy. They provide critical goods and services, create jobs, and attract more people to our communities. T...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Consider the real costs of hunger in Fayette County

Hunger has no face. No name. No political affiliation. While hunger doesn’t discriminate, it does hurt.Hunger has a steep cost for families and ...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Investing in Ohio workers

Investing in Ohio workers

It’s time American companies invest in their greatest asset: the American Worker.As Washington turns its attention to tax reform, I want to cut ...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Helping more Ohioans get good paying jobs

Helping more Ohioans get good paying jobs

We just celebrated Labor Day, a chance to recognize the importance of workers and reflect on the future of our workforce during changing times. One of...

September 11th, 2017 updated: September 11th, 2017. |  


Operation Cherrybend strives to meet veterans’ needs

Operation Cherrybend strives to meet veterans’ needs

A matter that I hold close to my heart each and every day is the health and happiness of our veterans. I strive to thank those who served our country,...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Continuing to combat the opioid epidemic

Continuing to combat the opioid epidemic

It has been said time and time again: our nation is fighting an opioid epidemic. This epidemic is plaguing communities across the country, and it is n...

September 7th, 2017 |