COLUMBUS– State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) issued a statement after 41 U.S. Republican Senators voted no on the PACT Act, a bill that would expand health care benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits during deployment.
COLUMBUS–State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Juanita Brent (D-Cleveland) issued a statement after the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) held the first meeting Wednesday of its ongoing review into why AEP decided to shut off power to thousands of homes after severe storms and a heatwave swept through Central Ohio in late June. During the meeting, AEP expressed that climate change contributed to the extreme weather that caused the outage. Reps. Weinstein and Brent renewed their calls for the legislature to take action on the Energy Jobs and Justice Act, their comprehensive clean energy policy that would promote energy equity, lower carbon emissions and create utility accountability and transparency.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced the passage of the capital budget, House Bill (HB) 687, by the Ohio House of Representatives.
COLUMBUS—State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Jeffrey A. Crossman (D-Parma) issued a statement today after House Speaker Bob Cupp (R-Lima) refused to recognize two Democratic floor amendments that would repeal the coal subsidies created by House Bill (HB) 6, the corrupt, billion dollar nuclear bailout bill.
COLUMBUS—State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) issued a statement today in response to the announcement that the petition initiative to legalize cannabis in Ohio will not appear on the ballot this November.
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced a plan today to introduce legislation addressing workplace violence in healthcare settings. This announcement was made during a nurse rally at the Ohio Statehouse this morning to mark the conclusion of National Nurses Week, which was held from May 6-12 this year.
COLUMBUS–State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Juanita Brent (D-Cleveland) gave sponsor testimony today before the Ohio House Public Utilities Committee on House Bill (HB) 429, the Energy Jobs & Justice Act.
COLUMBUS—State Reps. Kent Smith (D-Euclid) and Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced today, Earth Day, that they plan to introduce legislation to gradually transition Ohio's state fleet to 100% electric vehicles by Jan. 1, 2030.
COLUMBUS—State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Terrence Upchurch (D-Cleveland) filed bill language today to formally introduce the initiated statute sponsored by the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, which seeks to legalize recreational adult-use cannabis in Ohio. The
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Rep. Adam Miller (D-Columbus) introduced a House Resolution today that calls on Ohio’s boards of the state retirement systems to divest in holdings in companies and institutions based in Russia in a manner that is orderly and consistent with their fiduciary duties.