Senate District 33
Joseph Schiavoni
September 28, 2018
Today, state Senators Kenny Yuko (D-Richmond Heights) and Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) are urging hearings and action on their comprehensive legislation to address Ohio's drug epidemic, Senate Bill 154. The lawmakers reiterated the need for legislation in response to new data showing that a record number of Ohioans died from accidental drug overdoses in 2017.
August 15, 2018
Today, state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) voiced his concern for the health care workers and residents of the Mahoning Valley after he received notice that Steward Health Care will be closing the Northside Regional Medical Center in Youngstown. The hospital had encountered financial issues and has been negotiating its union contracts since June.
August 8, 2018
Today, state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) issued the following statement in response to the Ohio Supreme Court's ruling on ECOT v. Ohio Department of Education.
July 10, 2018
Today, Senator Schiavoni (D-Boardman) commended the passage of Substitute House Bill 123, which aims to protect Ohio consumers from predatory payday lenders.
June 28, 2018
State Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) introduced two bills to address mental health and college prep services for Ohio's high school students this week.
June 27, 2018
Today the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision on the Janus vs. AFSCME case, stating that public-sector unions' fair share fees, collected from employees who decline to join a union but still benefit from their negotiations, are unconstitutional. The decision will essentially bring "right to work" to public sector workers across America. 

Ohio state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) issued the following statement in response:
June 18, 2018
This week, state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) will provide sponsor testimony on two bills to comprehensively address workforce and local economic development needs in the state. Though it has almost been a year since they were introduced, both bills will receive their first committee hearings in the Ohio Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. The committee will be broadcast live at
June 5, 2018
Today, Senate Minority Leader Kenny Yuko (D-Richmond Heights) and state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) provided sponsor testimony on their legislation to address the immediate and long-term needs created by Ohio's opioid crisis, Senate Bill 154.
May 24, 2018
Columbus—Today, state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s proposal to bar federally funded health providers from ref ...
May 18, 2018
Today, state Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-Boardman) announced that he will soon introduce legislation to legalize and regulate sports betting at casinos and racinos in Ohio.
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