COLUMBUS– State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today announced the Ohio House passage of House Bill (HB) 597, which reappropriates over $2 billion in capital funds for the FY 2023-24 biennium.
COLUMBUS – Today, House and Senate Democrats issued a joint Democratic response to Gov. DeWine’s State of the State speech.
COLUMBUS – Today, Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) announced that the U.S. Department of Labor allocated $2.8 million to help Ohio combat the continuing opioid epidemic.
COLUMBUS—State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement today after the Ohio House passed a bill that would let Secretary LaRose shorten the federally required 45-day military and overseas voting period before Election Day by 16 days.
YOUNGSTOWN – Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today sent a letter to the Ohio Power Siting Board, which is responsible for the installation of energy capacity and transmission infrastructure, opposing the proposed location for a 5-Mile Power Line in downtown Youngstown.
COLUMBUS —State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement following the Ohio House passage of Senate Bill (SB) 215, Republican-backed legislation that undermines public safety laws that currently require permits for people who carry hidden, loaded handguns in public.
COLUMBUS—State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement today following the House passage of House Bill (HB) 109, Republican legislation that would increase penalties and create new criminal offenses related to riots.
COLUMBUS- State Reps. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown), Joe Miller (D-Amherst) and Kent Smith (D-Euclid) today issued a letter to Ohio Auditor Keith Faber calling for an immediate audit of the Youngstown, Lorain and East Cleveland school districts to finally bring transparency in taxpayer spending to these communities after they were taken over by the state’s Academic Distress Commission (ADC).
COLUMBUS —State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today issued a statement after the Ohio Supreme Court struck down the state House and Senate legislative maps.
Today, Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) announced that the state Controlling Board approved several major items this week, including the allocation of a combined $49.3 million from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to provide support for students and young adults with disabilities, enhance local health departments’ COVID-19 vaccination efforts, mitigate COVID-19 outbreaks, fulfill needs of older Ohioans, help Ohioans with mental illness, decrease youth homelessness, and boost ongoing planning and project development efforts in Appalachia.