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House Bills 1 and 2 relate to OhioMeansJobs
March 14, 2013

The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that will provide authority to the State of Ohio in regulating health insurance navigators, which are individuals or entities charged with helping citizens obtain information relating to health insurance offerings through health exchanges.

Ohio House Passes Legislation to Establish "Internet Cafe" Regulations

Ohio House Speaker Pro Tempore Matt Huffman (R-Lima) today applauded the House’s passage of Substitute House Bill 7, which provides much-needed oversight to sweepstakes parlors, or “internet cafes.”


Watch as Representative Derickson discusses his recent legislation, House Bill 1, that is moving through the House.

By Speaker William G. Batchelder (R-Medina)
March 12, 2013

Serving as speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, I have many opportunities to travel around the state. One might say that this has allowed me to become even more familiar with Ohio’s roadways, and that would be an accurate statement.


Rep. Jim Butler joined Dan Edwards on 2 NEWS Today to discuss his prisoner reform program making its way through state legislature. He also touched upon his plans to promote new compressed natural gas programs state-wide.

By Rep. Tony Burkley (R-Payne)
March 10, 2013

Anyone who watched this year’s Super Bowl probably saw the inspirational commercial with the late, great Paul Harvey explaining all the reasons why “God made a farmer.” Even if you didn’t watch the game, you have likely since seen the ad.