Senator Michael Skindell sworn into office to represent Ohio's 23rd Senate District.
Senator Michael Skindell sworn into office to represent Ohio's 23rd Senate District.
 Senator Michael Skindell gives sponsor testimony in the Financial Institutions Committee.
Senator Michael Skindell gives sponsor testimony in the Financial Institutions Committee.
 Senator Michael Skindell participates in a Press Conference at the Ohio Senate.
Senator Michael Skindell participates in a Press Conference at the Ohio Senate.
 

Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) was elected to serve Lakewood, Cleveland and Ohio's 23rd Senate District in November, 2010. He comes from the Ohio House of Representatives, where he served four terms as the Representative for Ohio's 13th House District. After graduating cum laude with a bachelor's degree in business and political science from Walsh College, Skindell earned his law degree from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He represented the people of Lakewood as a Councilman at Large between 1998 and 2002.

 
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Senator Skindell honored Army Specialist Angel Luis Lopez who died on October 5th when his unit was attacked by a group of enemy forces in Afghanistan.
VIDEO: Senator Skindell honored the culinary team from Polaris Career Center in Middleburg Heights.

10.05.17 - Senator Skindell Introduces Legislation To Create The Prescription Drug Assistance Program For Seniors, Disabled Ohioans And Veterans

 

Columbus – Senator Michael J. Skindell introduced Senate Bill 215 to create the Ohio Rx Plan and help many Ohioans obtain the medications they need. The Ohio Rx Plan would benefit seniors, the disabled, veterans and Bronze Plan enrollees under the Affordable Health Care Act.

 
 

09.15.17 - Senator Skindell's Statement On The Passing Of Former Lakewood Mayor Thomas J. George

 

Columbus – Senator Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) released a statement regarding the passing of former Lakewood Mayor Thomas J. George.

 
 

08.31.17 - Senator Skindell Introduces Bill To Reinvigorate Wind Industry In Ohio

 

Columbus – Senator Michael Skindell has introduced Senate Bill 184, which would return wind farm setback standards to what they previously were before the passage of House Bill 483 in 2014. 

 
 

06.28.17 - Senator Skindell Speaks Out Against State Budget

 

Columbus – Today, State Senator Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) spoke out after the passage of HB 49, the reconciled version of the state’s biennial operating budget. The bill, agreed on by the House and Senate, includes over $1 billion in damaging cuts to local governments, human services, and education created by tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations.

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 23

 
Counties: Cuyahoga (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Skindell

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-5123
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Background

 
Hometown : Lakewood
Party : Democrat