An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

Freshwater reserves that provide drinking water to millions of people in Ohio are under threat from toxins carried by the spread of algal blooms creat...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Effort and Achievement

We are an outcome-oriented society. Many times being obsessed with the goal of a cause. Believing that if the outcome is good so therefore will the re...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Preserving Ohio’s military history

Preserving Ohio’s military history

In the rotunda of the Ohio Statehouse hangs a portrait of Navy Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry leading his men at the Battle of Lake Erie during the War...

August 6th, 2015 |  



Fighting to reduce prescription drug costs

Fighting to reduce prescription drug costs

Just like Medicare – which celebrated its 50th anniversary last week – prescription drugs have helped Americans live longer and healthier ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Giving Ohio tire workers a fair shot

The tire and rubber industry has a proud history in Ohio from Akron to Findlay, and beyond. For over 100 years, generations of Ohio workers have manuf...

August 5th, 2015 |  


In appreciation of Hospice

Yes, they save lives, along with helping those who need their services. I put off calling them until I could wait no longer. I kept telling myself tha...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Credibility of the evidence

When Kelly Perry severely injured both thumbs in an industrial accident at his job with Viking Forge Corporation in September 2008, his subsequent wor...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Yesterday – The Newcomer

She came to our town on a bus and she was carrying all her worldly goods in a cardboard suitcase. She rented the cottage next door to our house and mo...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Serving those who serve us

Serving those who serve us

I have served in the Army National Guard for nearly 30 years, and as a member of Congress, I have had the privilege of meeting so many of the brave me...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Enhancing Motivation

Ever caught yourself saying “I just don’t have the motivation?” I hear this statement frequently and have even given way to it. Alth...

July 30th, 2015 |