(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.”
Republicans and Democrats in the Ohio Senate and House reached an historic compromise agreement early this morning to reform the process by which Ohio draws state legislative districts. Tonight’s success comes after years of discussion and months of negotiation.
State Senator Larry Obhof (R–Medina) today presented a resolution to the Mansfield Christian boys’ soccer team for winning the Ohio High School Athletics Association Division III state championship.
The Senate will consider the following during today’s session (1:30p):