On December 5th, Senator Cafaro and Senator Obhof presented The Ohio State University Football Coach Urban Meyer with a Senate Resolution honoring him for his leadership with a 12-0 football season during Senate Session.
On December 5th, Senator Cafaro and Senator Obhof presented The Ohio State University Football Coach Urban Meyer with a Senate Resolution honoring him for his leadership with a 12-0 football season during Senate Session.
 Senator Capri S. Cafaro delivers the Democratic Response to the State of the State surrounded by Democratic legislators, police officers and firefighters.
Senator Capri S. Cafaro delivers the Democratic Response to the State of the State surrounded by Democratic legislators, police officers and firefighters.
 On Wednesday, May 22, Senators Capri Cafaro (D-Hubbard) and Nina Turner (D-Cleveland) presented sponsor testimony on Senate Bill 83, legislation that would repeal the statue of limitations that currently governs the crimes of rape and sexual battery.
On Wednesday, May 22, Senators Capri Cafaro (D-Hubbard) and Nina Turner (D-Cleveland) presented sponsor testimony on Senate Bill 83, legislation that would repeal the statue of limitations that currently governs the crimes of rape and sexual battery.
Senator Capri Cafaro speaks about healthcare access and coverage for all Ohioans during the Ohio Senate debate on the state budget.
Senator Capri Cafaro speaks about healthcare access and coverage for all Ohioans during the Ohio Senate debate on the state budget.
 Senator Cafaro speaks during the Ohio Association of Free Clinics Annual Legislative Day.
Senator Cafaro speaks during the Ohio Association of Free Clinics Annual Legislative Day.
 Senator Cafaro stands with Senator Nina Turner and Pamela Mascio, former Board President of Susan G. Komen's NE Ohio Affiliate, at the Race for the Cure.
Senator Cafaro stands with Senator Nina Turner and Pamela Mascio, former Board President of Susan G. Komen's NE Ohio Affiliate, at the Race for the Cure.
AMVETS presents Senator Cafaro with their Legislator of the Year award.
AMVETS presents Senator Cafaro with their Legislator of the Year award.
 Senator Cafaro joined State officials in the opening of the new Statehouse Museum.
Senator Cafaro joined State officials in the opening of the new Statehouse Museum.
 Senator Cafaro delivers sponsor testimony on SB 130, to require long-term care facilities to notify residents of sex offender/out-of-state felon co-residents.
Senator Cafaro delivers sponsor testimony on SB 130, to require long-term care facilities to notify residents of sex offender/out-of-state felon co-residents.
Senator Cafaro accepts the Legislator of the Year Award from the Ohio Corn Growers Association, the Ohio Soybean Association, and the Ohio Wheat Growers Association.
Senator Cafaro accepts the Legislator of the Year Award from the Ohio Corn Growers Association, the Ohio Soybean Association, and the Ohio Wheat Growers Association.
 Senator Cafaro speaks to the Community Action Leadership Academy at the Riffe Center.
Senator Cafaro speaks to the Community Action Leadership Academy at the Riffe Center.
 Senators Cafaro and Joe Schiavoni speak on a resolution to United States Congress to treat all of the General Motors-Delphi retirees fairly and equitably.
Senators Cafaro and Joe Schiavoni speak on a resolution to United States Congress to treat all of the General Motors-Delphi retirees fairly and equitably.
Senator Cafaro addresses those gathered at the the 11th Annual African American Legislators' Day Luncheon, sponsored by the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Foundation (OLBC).
Senator Cafaro addresses those gathered at the the 11th Annual African American Legislators' Day Luncheon, sponsored by the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Foundation (OLBC).
 
 

Capri S Cafaro is a fourth generation resident of Ohio’s 32nd Senate district, an area she has had the honor to represent since January 2007.   Now entering her ninth year of service, Cafaro is the dean of the Senate Democratic caucus.  During her tenure, Cafaro has established a track record of legislative effectiveness and leadership, advocating for economic growth and for the voices of the vulnerable. 

 
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On April 22nd, Senator Cafaro honored the Warren G. Harding High School Girls Track Team for winning the State Championship in March during Senate Session.
Senator Capri Cafaro Introduces New Legislation to Expand Medicaid In Ohio

10.26.16 - Senator Capri Cafaro And The Ohio Chapter, American Academy Of Pediatrics Partner To Distribute Bike Helmets At The Signature Health Community Trunk Or Treat

 

Ashtabula, OHIO – Senator Capri Cafaro will partner with the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP) to promote Bike Helmet Safety Awareness, a Signature Program of the Ohio AAP, by hosting a bike helmet distribution and fitting at the Signature Health Community Trunk or Treat.

 
 

06.30.16 - Senator Cafaro Hosts First Roundtable For Memory Care Bill

 

Columbus—Yesterday, Senator Capri S. Cafaro (D-Hubbard) hosted her first public roundtable for Senate Bill 283. Introduced in February, SB 283 would create penalties for residential care facilities - more commonly known as assisted living facilities. The roundtable was attended by Area Agencies on Aging from around the state, Columbus elected officials, state ombudsmen, and concerned constituents.

 
 

05.16.16 - Senate Democrats Voice Strong Opposition To "Healthy Ohio Program"

 

Columbus—Today, all the members of the Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus sent a letter to the Ohio Department of Medicaid to express their strong opposition to the Healthy Ohio Program because it will limit access to healthcare.  Specifically, the letter asked that a federal waiver that’s needed to establish the Healthy Ohio Program be rejected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

 
 

04.12.16 - Cafaro Pleased With Funds For 32nd District In Capital Budget

 

Columbus—State Senator Capri Cafaro (D-Hubbard) praised the introduction of the state Capital Budget, which includes more than $ 4 million for the 32nd District. This proposed budget provides funds for state agencies, institutions of higher learning, local recreational and cultural projects, and economic development sites. 

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 32

 
Counties: Ashtabula, Geauga (part), Trumbull
 

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Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-7182
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Background

 
Hometown : Hubbard
Party : Democrat
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2007


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Not eligible to run for another four-year term