State Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) today issued the following statement regarding the announcement that the Ford Motor Company will invest $200 million to upgrade its assembly plant in Avon Lake, protecting 150 jobs involved with its chassis production:

"The Lorain County community expresses its gratitude to the Ford Motor Company for its continued investment and acknowledgment of the immense value that our workers provide its operation in Avon Lake. Alongside our higher education partners, we are committed to providing state-of-the-art job training opportunities that ensure our workforce is equipped to thrive in their careers." 

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Manning Applauds State's Approval Of New LCCC Bachelor's Degree Program


COLUMBUS—State Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) this week applauded the Chancellor for Ohio's Department of Higher Education's approval to grant Lorain County Community College (LCCC) the ability to deliver bachelor's degrees in microelectronic manufacturing. 


Senate Passes Manning, Dolan Bill To Strengthen Penalties For Promoting Prostitution


COLUMBUS—The Senate passed legislation today sponsored by State Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) and State Senator Matt Dolan (R-Chagrin Falls), which would strengthen criminal penalties for individuals who are convicted of promoting prostitution in Ohio.


PHOTO: Manning Joins State Leaders To Identify Non-Pharmacological Approaches To Treat Addiction


COLUMBUS—State Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) today joined Attorney General Mike DeWine, the Ohio Chiropractor Association and U.S. Army Veteran, Sergeant Shilo Harris for a press conference addressing non-pharmacological approaches to treating chronic pain and addiction as a way to help reduce the reliance on opioids.


Manning Encourages Recent Graduates To Apply For The 2019 LSC Fellowship Program


COLUMBUS—State Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) today announced that the Ohio Legislative Service Commission is accepting applications through April 1, 2018 for the 2019 Legislative and Telecommunications Fellowship Program. The Commission will hire 24 fellows to serve in the Ohio General Assembly for the 2019 calendar year.