Skip to main content
State Seal State Seal State Seal
Home Button Home Button Home Button
 
 
 

Michele Lepore-Hagan News

Busy
Results 51 - 60 of 317
{"removedFilters":"","searchUpdateUrl":"\/members\/michele-lepore-hagan\/news\/update-search","keywords":"","start":51,"pageSize":10,"sort":"PublishDateDesc"}
 
Sort Options
Sort Options
 
 

Today, Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) signed on as a co-sponsor to a resolution that the Ohio Black Maternal Health Caucus (OBMHC) is introducing to recognize Black Maternal Health Week in Ohio. Black Maternal Health Week (April 11-17) is an annual event that promotes awareness and seeks to advance and improve Black maternal health outcomes across the country.

Read Full Story
Wed, Apr 14, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Reps. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) and Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today provided sponsor testimony before the House Transportation and Public Safety Committee on House Bill (HB) 194, legislation requiring freight train operating crews to consist of at least two people.

Read Full Story
Tue, Apr 13, 2021

State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today called on Statehouse leaders to repeal Ohio’s new no duty to retreat law, which passed in December 2020. Democratic-sponsored legislation, House Bill (HB) 38, would repeal the new shoot first law that takes effect Tuesday. 

Read Full Story
Tue, Apr 6, 2021

Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement Thursday on the passage of House Bill (HB) 128, legislation to repeal parts of HB 6 from the 133rd General Assembly (GA). 

Read Full Story
Thu, Mar 25, 2021

COLUMBUS –Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement following the final passage of House Bill (HB) 74, the state’s two-year transportation budget. Democrats fought against the governor’s proposed cuts to public transit funding in the bill, securing more than $221 million over the next two years, more than doubling the governor’s proposed investment. 

Read Full Story
Thu, Mar 25, 2021

Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown), today applauded the House passage of Senate Bill (SB) 18, legislation to implement key provisions of the American Rescue Plan to benefit working people and middle class families, including excluding the first $10,200 in unemployment benefits from income tax for more than 2 million Ohioans who lost jobs during the pandemic as well as implementing long-held Democratic priorities to expand tax cuts for lower and working class families and expand credits for child care, among other changes.

Read Full Story
Wed, Mar 24, 2021

Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) joined House Democrats today to vote opposition to a motion to override the governor’s veto of Senate Bill (SB) 22, controversial Republican legislation that would threaten the health and safety of Ohioans by curbing authority from the governor and health director during public health crises.

Read Full Story
Wed, Mar 24, 2021

Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement on Gov. DeWine’s veto of Senate Bill (SB) 22, controversial legislation that would threaten the health and safety of Ohioans by curbing authority from the governor and health director during public health crises. Rep. Lepore-Hagan voted against the bill and sent the governor a letter urging his veto.

Read Full Story
Tue, Mar 23, 2021

Today, State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) signed on as a co-sponsor to House Democratic priority legislation to declare racism a public health crisis. Previously introduced in the 133rd General Assembly as HCR 31, the resolution provides meaningful action steps to address racial health disparities and begin to dismantle systemic racism in Ohio. 

Read Full Story
Tue, Mar 16, 2021

State Reps. Jeffrey A. Crossman (D-Parma) and Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today filed legislation that would require members of the General Assembly to reimburse the state for any and all compensation received between the time they were indicted for a felony involving public corruption and their conviction.  Under existing law, members convicted of a felony are disqualified from serving in the House or Senate. Similar legislation introduced in the 133rd GA was killed by the Republican House majority.

Read Full Story
Mon, Mar 15, 2021