COLUMBUS—Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement as two bills that would allow for more House business to be conducted virtually and to require face masks during House committee meetings and floor sessions received their first hearings in the House Thursday.
COLUMBUS—State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) released the following statement today on their committee assignments for the 134th General Assembly:
This week, State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) announced the State Controlling Board approved $100 million in federal funds for the state’s Rent Assistance Program to aid Ohioans impacted by the pandemic with financial assistance to pay rent, rent arrears, utilities and home energy costs, and utility and home energy costs arrears.
COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today announced her intent to co-sponsor legislation this General Assembly to repeal HB 70, also known as the “Youngstown Plan,” and remove unelected Academic Distress Commissions (ADC) that have controlled public school systems in Youngstown, East Cleveland and Lorain for more than five years.
State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) issued a statement on Wednesday’s inauguration of Joe Biden as President and Kamala Harris as Vice President of the United States, cementing Democratic control of the White House and both chambers of Congress.
State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today responded to the resignation of Ohio Arts Council Board Member Susan Allan Block after she posted inflammatory remarks on social media regarding the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol Wednesday.
“As a public official and citizen of the United States and Ohio, I am absolutely outraged by this week’s attempted coup at our nation’s capital. Watching the attack unfold live on our TV during what should have been a traditional exercise and ceremony in counting the votes of all the states must be called what it is: domestic terrorism.
COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today announced her legislative priorities for the 134th General Assembly, beginning January 1, 2021.
COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) announced today that she has tested positive for COVID-19. Although asymptomatic, Rep. Lepore-Hagan decided to be tested last week after being in close proximity to a number of Republican Ohio House members who showed symptoms and refused to wear masks or observe social distancing protocols.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today announced the introduction of the $2.1 billion capital appropriations budget for fiscal years 2021-2022 as an amendment during the Senate Bill (SB) 310 conference committee. The capital appropriations budget includes $186.5 million for community projects, a number of which that will benefit Mahoning County including: