It’s time for Ohio to fix school funding

In the next few weeks, our State Senators and State Representatives will determine the future for Ohio schools with one crucial vote. For the first ti...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Vote ‘yes’ on PDY levy

I am writing to encourage the Pike-Delta-York community to support an important income tax levy on the May 4, 2021 ballot. Pike-Delta-York is my schoo...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Without public notices in newspapers, the public will always be the last to know

Without public notices in newspapers, the public will always be the last to know

Did you ever wonder why government entities have to put a legal notice into the newspaper?For one, it is a method of properly notifying interested par...

April 7th, 2021 |  



Keeping Ohio moms healthy

Keeping Ohio moms healthy

Maternal mortality is a growing problem in Ohio and around the country. Too many mothers are dying, particularly mothers of color. Nationally, Black m...

March 27th, 2021 |  


Increasing treatment options for Ohioans struggling with addiction

Increasing treatment options for Ohioans struggling with addiction

More than a million workers and retirees across the country are part of the multi-employer pension system, and many are in danger of losing that secur...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Vaccine process coordinated, efficient

Those of us 80 years and older who received the COVID-19 shot would like to thank all the Fulton County Ohio units that worked hard to coordinate unde...

January 26th, 2021 |  


Moving forward from tough year

Moving forward from tough year

I think we are all ready for 2020 to be over. It’s been a tough year.The health care and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have ch...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Protecting patients from surprise medical bills

Protecting patients from surprise medical bills

Last week, we secured a bipartisan agreement that would finally protect patients from out-of-control, surprise medical bills. We pushed Congressional ...

December 25th, 2020 |  


Supporting communities during pandemic

Supporting communities during pandemic

All across Ohio, we are watching hospitals fill up – yet again. Our health care system is getting overwhelmed. Small businesses and local govern...

December 11th, 2020 |  


Supporting veterans’ mental health needs

Supporting veterans’ mental health needs

This month’s virtual and socially distanced Veterans Day celebrations around Ohio serve as a reminder not only of the sacrifices veterans make f...

November 26th, 2020 |