COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) announces Welch Packaging Group will be opening a new location in Wooster after receiving the latest round of Job Creation Tax Credits recently. “Wayne County is open for business,” Wiggam said. “These jobs are a welcome addition to the Wooster community and a testament to what Wayne County has to offer businesses looking to grow. I look forward to seeing their future accomplishments.”
COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) announces the Ohio Senate has override the governor’s veto of the SAFE and Save Women’s Sports acts Wednesday. Wiggam voted to override the veto with the House Jan. 10.
Vetoed by the Governor Dec. 29, House Bill 68 will protect children who are experiencing gender dysphoria from sex change procedures including chemical castration through puberty blockers, and invasive surgical procedures. It also includes the Save Women’s Sports Act, which provides safeguards for women’s-only athletic competitions from kindergarten through college.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) has introduced a House Joint Resolution (HJR4) that will allow the voters of Ohio to amend the Ohio Constitution to protect Ohioans from having to wear medical mask or other facial coverings within a public building or any establishment that is open to the public.
COLUMBUS – State Reps. Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) and D.J. Swearingen (R-Huron) recently introduced legislation that will require employers to use the E-Verify program, a free internet-based program to help employers verify work authorization of new hires.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) has announced the Village of Creston has received an Ohio BUILDS water infrastructure grant to replace waterlines in the village.
COLUMBUS – The Save Adolescents from Experimentation (SAFE) Act and the Save Women’s Sports Act passed an Ohio House vote recently with the help of State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County).
COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) praises the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 2 by the Ohio House of Representatives to give Ohioans a voice in the fight against outside special interest groups interfering with Ohio’s constitution.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Scott Wiggam (R-Wayne County) has been appointed recently to chair the newly created House Constitutional Resolutions Committee.
COLUMBUS – Work to restore Shreve Lake will continue after the Ohio Controlling Board Monday released the full $5.5 million allocated for the project that State Representative Scott Wiggam(R-Wayne County) fought to include in the Capital Budget.
COLUMBUS – A problem that started in 2014 is getting the attention it deserves after state representatives passed a capital budget recently that includes $5.5 million to restore Shreve Lake.