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Representative Thomas West - District 49

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Thomas West
District 49
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House District 49

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77 South High Street
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (614) 466-8030
Fax: (614) 719-6952

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Rep. Thomas E. West (D-Canton) announced the state Controlling Board this week approved $69.8 million for the Choose Ohio First Scholarship program, as well as nearly $20 million to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) to fund substance abuse prevention and recovery programs as well as the state’s continued coronavirus pandemic response. 

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Tue, Apr 6, 2021

With Ohio’s new no duty to retreat law set to take effect Tuesday, Democratic Reps. Adam C. Miller (D-Columbus) and Thomas West (D-Canton) today renewed their call to Statehouse leaders to pass House Bill (HB) 38, their legislation to repeal Ohio’s new “shoot first” law, which passed in December 2020.

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Mon, Apr 5, 2021

Rep. Thomas E. West (D-Canton) 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.

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Wed, Mar 24, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Rep. Thomas West (D-Canton) today announced that the House Commerce and Labor Committee unanimously passed House Bill (HB) 23, his bipartisan bill with Rep. Phil Plummer (R-Dayton) to require that police officers and first responders be trained to interact with individuals with dementia.

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Wed, Mar 17, 2021