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January 31, 2023 Senator Hackett Responds to Governor's State of the State Address
Senator Hackett Responds to Governor's State of the State Address
 
May 25, 2022 Hackett Bill Will Secure Rights for Disabled Parents, Guardians, and Foster Caregivers
COLUMBUS-The Ohio Senate has passed a bill sponsored by State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) and Nickie Antonio (D-Lakewood) to ensure parents with disabilities, and all disabled adults, have the same right as everyone else to care for a child.
February 24, 2022 Hackett Announces Opportunity For Recent Graduates Interested In State Government
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today announced that the Ohio Legislative Service Commission is accepting applications through April 1, 2022 for the 2023 Legislative and Telecommunications Fellowship Program. The Commission will hire 24 fellows to serve in the Ohio General Assembly for the 2023 calendar year.
August 5, 2021 Hackett Supports Unemployment Modernization and Improvement Council's Initial Report
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London), today joined his colleagues on the Unemployment Modernization and Improvement Council in adopting an initial report, which makes strategic recommendations on how to fix deficiencies in Ohio's unemployment compensation system.
July 13, 2021 Hackett Announces Debt Settlement Legislation to Protect Ohio Consumers
Hackett Announces Debt Settlement Legislation to Protect Ohio Consumers
 
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today held a press conference introducing the Financial Accountability and Independence Recovery (FAIR) Act, enhancing consumer protections.
March 31, 2021 Hackett Presented with Dorothy Allison Lifetime Achievement Award
Hackett Presented with Dorothy Allison Lifetime Achievement Award
 
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today was presented the Dorothy Allison Lifetime Achievement Award by the Madison County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
February 24, 2021 Senate Protects Program Providing Affordable, Stable Housing for At Risk Ohioans
COLUMBUS-State Senators Bob Hackett (R-London) and Nickie J. Antonio (D-Lakewood) today announced the Senate passage of bipartisan legislation to protect and reinforce the precedent of exempting Permanent Supportive Housing from property taxes in the State of Ohio.
January 25, 2021 Hackett Announces Development Project Bringing 175 New Jobs to Region
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today announced that Jo-Ann Stores LLC has been awarded a Job Creation Tax Credit in support of their expansion project in West Jefferson, expected to create 175 new jobs and more than $5.7 million in new annual payroll.
December 21, 2020 Governor Signs Hackett Bill Ensuring Timely Treatment for Cancer Patients
COLUMBUS-Governor DeWine today signed Senate Bill 252, sponsored by State Senators State Senators Bob Hackett (R-London) and Hearcel Craig (D-Columbus), prohibiting "fail first" coverage, commonly referred to as step therapy, of drugs used to treat stage four advanced metastatic cancer.
December 15, 2020 Hackett Announces $2.1 Billion Investment in Ohio's Communities, Highlights Local Projects
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today announced the introduction of the state's capital budget, a $2.1 billion investment in Ohio's schools, infrastructure, public services and local community projects.
October 26, 2020 Hackett Announces Funding for Rent, Mortgage and Small Business Pandemic Relief Programs
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today announced the approval of $425 million in additional CARES Act relief funds to be used for low-income Ohioans facing evictions and foreclosures, as well as for Ohio's small businesses, restaurants and bars, hospitals and non-profits, higher education institutions and arts organizations.
July 27, 2020 Hackett Announces Approval of Additional Pandemic Funds for Ohio's Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Support Centers, Libraries and K-12 Schools
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today announced the state's approval of over $87 million in additional funding for COVID-19-related expenses for Ohio's K-12 schools, libraries, veterans' homes and crisis support centers.
June 24, 2020 Senate Passes Resolution Urging Selection of Ohio as the U.S. Space Command Headquarters
June 3, 2020 Senate Unanimously Passes Hackett Bill Ensuring Timely Treatment for Cancer Patients
March 19, 2020 Hackett Reminds Ohioans of Critical State Resources Available During Coronavirus Pandemic
Hackett Reminds Ohioans of Critical State Resources Available During Coronavirus Pandemic
 
January 28, 2020 Hackett Announces Legislation to Prevent Discriminatory Contracting by PBMs
Hackett Announces Legislation to Prevent Discriminatory Contracting by PBMs
 
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today held a press conference with State Representatives Susan Manchester (R-Waynesfield) and Randi Clites (D-Ravenna) to announce legislation which seeks to protect safety net providers in the 340B program from discriminatory contracting by Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs).
December 6, 2019 Hackett, Craig to Announce Legislation Prohibiting 'Fail First' Health Insurance Provisions
COLUMBUS-State Senators Bob Hackett (R-London) and Hearcel Craig (D-Columbus), joined by the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute, will hold a press conference on Monday, December 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. to announce new legislation to prohibit 'fail first' health insurance provisions and provide immediate access to treatment for Stage IV cancer patients in Ohio.
June 20, 2019 Senator Hackett Announces Ohio Senate Passage of Budget Plan with Unanimous Bipartisan Support
COLUMBUS- The Ohio Senate today unanimously passed the state's two-year operating budget (Am. Sub. H.B. 166), legislation that invests in Ohio's essential public services while providing significant tax relief to hard-working Ohioans and preserving key tax reforms important to Ohio's growth.
June 5, 2019 Hackett Honored by NFIB with Guardian of Small Business Award
Hackett Honored by NFIB with Guardian of Small Business Award
 
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today was presented with the Guardian of Small Business Award by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) for his efforts to support small business as a legislator.
May 29, 2019 STATEMENT: Hackett Applauds New Investment at WPAFB, Bringing 400 New Jobs to Southwest Ohio
COLUMBUS - State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) today issued the following statement regarding the announcement that Wright Patterson Air Force Base will host the F-35 Hybrid Product Support Integrator Organization, expected to create 400 new jobs.
April 24, 2019 ADVISORY: Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee Seeks Applicants
COLUMBUS-State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) and State Representative Rick Perales (R-Beavercreek), who serve on the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee, today announced that applications are being accepted for one of the available public positions on the committee. Applications must be submitted before 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to be considered.
March 28, 2019 Senate Passes Bill to Support Military Families Relocating to Ohio
COLUMBUS-The Senate passed legislation today, sponsored by State Senators Bob Hackett (R-London) and Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering), aimed at smoothing the employment transition for military husbands and wives who relocate to Ohio with their active duty spouse.
February 14, 2019 Hackett Named Chairman of Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee
Hackett Named Chairman of Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee
 
COLUMBUS-Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) today named State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) as Chairman of the Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee for the 133rd Ohio General Assembly.
August 3, 2018 Hackett Bill Aimed at Incentivizing Increased Cybersecurity for Businesses Signed by Governor
COLUMBUS-The Governor today signed Senate Bill 220, sponsored State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London), to create an incentive for businesses to attain a higher level of cybersecurity through voluntary action, creating better protection for their customer information.
June 27, 2018 Senate Passes Bill to Help Address Ohio's Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic
COLUMBUS-The Senate passed legislation today, sponsored by State Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) and Jay Hottinger (R-Newark), which will help address Ohio's prescription drug abuse epidemic and fill gaps in care delivery to patients battling addiction.