COLUMBUS - This week Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus launched a series of trips around the state to gather opinions from parents and educators on ways to improve education in Ohio. The event series, titled “Columbus to the Classroom: Doing our homework on Ohio schools,” will be held in coordination with legislators and community leaders.
Senator Schiavoni and Senator Charleta B. Tavares (D-Columbus) kicked off the tour with a visit to Eastmoor Academy High School, where they met with teachers, administrators, parents, and students.
COLUMBUS - Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus have launched a series of trips around the state to gather opinions from parents and educators on ways to improve education in Ohio.
Columbus—Next week, Assistant Senate Democratic Leader Charleta B. Tavares (D-Columbus) will introduce legislation aimed at protecting citizens who record law enforcement and civilian involved incidents. The Eyewitness Protection Act will give a person the right to lawfully record any incident involving law enforcement or the public and to maintain custody and control of that recording and the device used to record the incident.
Columbus—Today, State Senator Cecil Thomas (D-Cincinnati) testified before members of the State and Local Government Committee on Senate Concurrent Resolution 4 to urge Commissioner Robert Manfred to reinstate Pete Rose to Major League Baseball. The resolution also encourages the Baseball Writers' Association to consider Pete Rose for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Cleveland—Today, Senator Sandra Williams (D-Cleveland) released the following statement calling for accountability after Judge John O'Donnell found Officer Michael Brelo not guilty of voluntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams: