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State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) released a statement today in response to the Dayton, Ohio mass shooting, which occurred early Sunday morning, August 4.

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Mon, Aug 5, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) announced the upcoming sales tax holiday weekend for back-to-school supplies will take place Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4. 

“The tax holiday weekend for back-to-school supplies is a great benefit for parents, families, students and teachers,” said Rep. Sobecki. “This is an excellent opportunity to relieve some of the financial burden from back-to-school shopping, while helping our communities focus on their families in an effort to keep Ohio’s promise of a better life and brighter future for everyone.”

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Fri, Jul 26, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) issued a statement regarding the concurrence vote for House Bill (HB) 6, a bill to subsidize Ohio’s nuclear power plants and other high-production energy plants that service the Buckeye State.

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Tue, Jul 23, 2019

Ohio state Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) voted no on the conference report for the Operating Budget (H.B. 166) today because of several components which hurts education, students, and taxpayers. She released the following statement:

“Despite increasing funding for wrap –around services and foster care, the final version of the Operating Budget voted on today contains several aspects which fail students and our children. First, instead of fully addressing the Academic Distress Commissions which were rushed into existence by the controversial H.B. 70, the house voted to kick the can down the road.

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Wed, Jul 17, 2019

House Democratic lawmakers from across Ohio today sent a letter to Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose seeking information from his office about the impact of moving the 2020 presidential primary from March 10 to March 17, St. Patrick’s Day. See the letter below.

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Mon, Jul 8, 2019

Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today issued a statement following last night’s vote to temporarily avoid a government shutdown as Republican legislative leaders could not come to a compromise on state budget provisions.

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Mon, Jul 1, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) released the following statement on the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots.

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Sat, Jun 29, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today joined her colleagues in the Ohio House in voting to pass House Bill (HB) 10, creating the Office of Drug Policy to help coordinate statewide and local efforts to combat drug addiction and overdose issues; and House Bill (HB) 12 creating the Children’s Behavioral Health Prevention Network, which will create a new approach to addressing children’s mental and behavioral health issues.

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Thu, Jun 13, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today announced the release of approved state funding for the University of Toledo’s athletic department and the multiple Lucas County developmental centers.

“I’m pleased the state is investing in the University of Toledo and the Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities,” said Sobecki. “These important projects will help the university attract new talent, along with strengthening our commitment to helping adults with developmental disabilities become self-sustaining.”

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Tue, Jun 11, 2019

State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today offered congratulations to the Toledo Walleye hockey team on their season despite their loss to the Newfoundland Growlers in Game 6 of the Kelly Cup:

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Thu, Jun 6, 2019