COLUMBUS—State Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) today called on Gov. Mike DeWine to use his executive authority to release funds to create a temporary, emergency paid leave program for Ohio workers affected by the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Liston’s call follows two letters sent this week on behalf of the caucus pushing for benefits to ensure the economic security of Ohio families.
State Rep. Liston (D-Dublin) along with Mindful Minds will host a Youth Mental Health First Aid Workshop on Saturday, January 25, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dublin Chamber of Commerce in Dublin, Ohio and on Saturday, February 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northwest Library in Columbus.
State Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) today announced a community information session on vaping to be held on Wednesday, November 13, at 6 p.m. at the Northwest Library in Worthington.
State Reps. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) and Allison Russo (D-Upper Arlington) today introduced a bill to protect health providers and patients across Ohio.
Today, State Sen. Hearcel F. Craig (D-Columbus) and state Rep. Dr. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) announced a package of bills to address insulin pricing and increase awareness of diabetes prevention tools. “Families are struggling with the cost of insulin and young people are dying. Medically, we can prevent this,” said Liston. “We need policies that make it possible.”
State Rep. Dr. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) today joined House Democrats at a Statehouse press conference to introduce legislation that would incorporate into Ohio law patient protections in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including coverage for those with pre-existing conditions.
“People are afraid of losing health insurance for their loved ones with pre-existing conditions,” said Rep. Liston. “We must do more to ensure Ohioans can feel safe and secure at home. This legislation to protect Ohio’s children and families is the right thing to do.”
State Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) todayissued a Public Service Announcement discussing September’s National Suicide Prevention week:
“Between 2003 and 2017, suicides by gun in Ohio increased by 60 percent,” said Rep. Liston. “During National Suicide Prevention week, it’s important that we take action. That’s why I’ve introduced a bill to make sure everyone knows the risks and has the right resources available to help when they purchase a gun.”
*Editor’s note: The PSA can be viewed and downloaded here:
State Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) hosted an insulin affordability listening session Wednesday to gather information and hear stories from those who have been impacted by the skyrocketing prices of insulin.
State Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) today announced an insulin affordability listening session on Wednesday, September 11 at 5:00 pm at the Northwest Library in Worthington to hear from those who have been impacted by the skyrocketing prices of insulin.
State Rep. Dr. Beth Liston (D-Dublin) joined Universal Health Care Action Network (UHCAN) and advocates at a Statehouse press conference Wednesday to support the fight for affordable healthcare in Ohio.