The New Year

As it has done every year since 1936, the Associated Press conducted a vote to select the top ten news stories of the previous 12 months. Looking back...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Looking back at 2015

Looking back at 2015

Earlier this month, the Ohio House of Representatives wrapped up a busy session schedule for 2015. This being my final column of the year, I would lik...

December 30th, 2015 |  


No child should ever be without a home

No child should ever be without a home

Recently, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress. This report provides ...

December 30th, 2015 |  



Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

Although the weather hasn’t shown it yet (knock on wood), another Christmas and New Year season has arrived. As we approach the close of 2015, w...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Investigation probes movie theater chains

Investigation probes movie theater chains

The holiday season is a traditional box-office bonanza, and this year it is even more so with Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattering ticket sales rec...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


An inoperable pistol

On March 17, 2013, Cincinnati Police Officer Frank Boggio was called to a location where a large group of juveniles had gathered. Boggio approached th...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


A simple bill that makes a huge difference

A simple bill that makes a huge difference

The Ohio House has been very busy during the month of December, passing several pieces of legislation that cover a wide range of subjects. One of the ...

December 21st, 2015 updated: December 21st, 2015. |  


Celebrating this season of giving

Celebrating this season of giving

As another year comes to a close, and many of us gather with loved ones to celebrate holidays important to our faiths and filled with traditions dear ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


My offices are here to serve you

My offices are here to serve you

One of the best parts of my job is being able to help the constituents of Ohio’s 15th Congressional District. With an office in Washington, D.C....

December 16th, 2015 |  


Protecting employers from unfair costs

Protecting employers from unfair costs

It is the goal and responsibility of all business owners to provide safe working conditions for their employees. But no matter how many precautions ar...

December 15th, 2015 |