(Columbus) – Ohio Senate President Keith Faber issued the following statement today regarding proposed Right to Work legislation in the Ohio House of Representatives:
“We have an ambitious agenda focused on job creation and economic recovery, and Right to Work legislation is not on that list. After discussions with other leaders and my caucus, I don’t believe there is current support for this issue in the General Assembly. The only purpose this discussion serves right now is to generate a bunch of breathless fundraising appeals from the Ohio Democratic Party.”
"The alarming number of recent fentanyl related deaths is a serious concern," said LaRose. "This legislation was crafted to punish traffickers while ensuring treatment for addicts."
"The Senate Agriculture Committee’s approval of the Klonda Richey Act is encouraging news for Ohioans living in fear for their family's safety because of dangerous animals in their neighborhoods," said Beagle. "I am hopeful that this legislation will receive favorable support from my colleagues on the floor of the Ohio Senate."
"It's my honor to host the champion Jackson Center volleyball team and Coach Metz at the Statehouse," said Faber. "These young women are champions on and off the court, and they've made their community and school proud."