State Rep. Jessica E. Miranda (D-Forest Park) today issued the following statement in response to Ohio’s existing congressional district map being struck down as unconstitutional by the federal courts:
House Democrats today voted against Senate Bill (SB) 23, a GOP-backed near-total abortion ban that would prohibit abortions in Ohio long before most women know they are pregnant. SB 23 would become the most extreme abortion ban in the country if signed into law.
“This bill stands in opposition to everything this body claims to stand for. We claim to care about local control, except when we don’t. We claim to care about the expertise of medical professionals, except when it’s more politically convenient to ignore them,” said Rep. Jessica Miranda (D-Forest Park). “And we claim to listen to our constituents and the concerns that they express, but as we saw with the passage of SB 23 today, we are doing exactly the opposite.”
State Rep. Jessica E. Miranda (D-Forest Park) today announced $22,283.78 in Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) grant funding to support marine patrol units for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s office.
State Rep. Jessica E. Miranda (D-Forest Park) today released a statement following the House passage of House Bill 62, the two-year state transportation budget.
State Rep. Jessica Miranda (D-Forest Park) today commended Ohio Tax Credit Authority’s approval of a 1.18 percent, six year Job Creation Tax Credit for InfoTrust LLC in Blue Ash.
“For the past seven years, InfoTrust has fostered an incredible and innovative work environment in the digital technologies industry,” said Miranda. “Successful and unique companies like InfoTrust are crucial to the economic development of the Cincinnati region, and I look forward to the quality jobs this project will bring to our district.”
State Rep. Jessica Miranda (D-Forest Park) today announced her appointment to Ohio Latino Affairs Board of Commissioners as a legislative non-voting member.
“As the mother of three Latina daughters, I am honored to serve Ohio’s Hispanic and Latinex citizens in this role.” said Miranda. “There is so much more our great state can do to better serve this community and its economic and workforce development. I look forward to getting to work.”
State Rep. Jessica Miranda (D-Forest Park) today announced her appointment to the Board of Directors of the Southern Ohio Agricultural and Community Development Foundation, an organization devoted to providing agricultural and economic assistance to southern Ohio's tobacco counties.
State Rep. Jessica Miranda (D-Forest Park) took the oath of office today during the opening session of the 133rd Ohio General Assembly at the Ohio Statehouse, officially beginning Miranda’s first term as state lawmaker.