Loading
Skip to main content

Andrew O. Brenner News

Loading
{"removedFilters":"","searchUpdateUrl":"\/members\/andrew-o-brenner\/news\/update-search","start":1,"pageSize":25,"sort":"PublishDateDesc"}
Results 1 - 25 of 37
Sort Options
Sort Options
Sort Options
Press Releases
March 29, 2023 Ohio Senate Approves Final Version of New Two-Year Transportation Budget
March 29, 2023 Senate Passes Brenner Bill Helping Spouses of Disabled Veterans
March 1, 2023 Ohio Senate Passes Historic Education Oversight Bill
February 2, 2023 Brenner Bill to Improve Literacy Instruction for Ohio's Children
Brenner Bill to Improve Literacy Instruction for Ohio's Children
 
October 28, 2022 Brenner Praises Site Revitalization Announcement
COLUMBUS-This week, State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) praised the announcement today by Governor Mike DeWine that 825 blighted and vacant structures in 30 counties will be demolished to clear the way for new economic development.
July 28, 2022 Brenner Introduces Bill Extending Age Range for Children With Developmental Delay
COLUMBUS-This week, State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) introduced legislation that would increase the maximum age at which a child may be diagnosed with a developmental delay.
July 6, 2022 Brenner, Hottinger Urge Congress to Fund the CHIPS Act
COLUMBUS-State Senators Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) and Jay Hottinger (R-Newark) today introduced Senate Concurrent Resolution 17, urging Congress to allocate funding to the CHIPS Act. The bill was passed by Congress in 2021 but has not had funds apportioned to it yet.
June 3, 2022 Brenner Secures Over $3 Million in Funding for Delaware and Knox County Projects
COLUMBUS-This week, State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) this week announced the rollout of the state's capital budget, a $3.5 billion investment in Ohio's infrastructure and local community projects.
May 5, 2022 Brenner Reminds Parents of After-school Savings Program
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) today reminded parents that the Afterschool Childcare Enrichment (ACE) Educational Savings Account program is still active and open for applications until the end of the current academic year.
March 1, 2022 Brenner Introduces Bill Addressing Learning Loss in Schools
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) today introduced legislation that would help students who were chronically absent over the last two years catch up academically with their peers.
December 9, 2021 Brenner Announces Ohio Senate Distribution of $4 Billion in COVID-Related Relief
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) this week announced the Ohio Senate approved Sub. House Bill 169, directing $4.18 billion in federal COVID-19 relief funding toward law enforcement, schools and the retention of healthcare and childcare workers.
May 27, 2021 Legislation to Establish 'Little Brown Jug' License Plate Clears Senate
COLUMBUS-On Wednesday, the Ohio Senate passed Senate Bill 12, sponsored by State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware), which will create the Little Brown Jug license plate.
May 19, 2021 Senate Passes Brenner Bill Improving Safety of Nursing Home Residents
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) today announced the passage of Senate Bill 58 by the Ohio Senate. Also known as Esther's law, this legislation would allow residents of nursing homes to install electronic monitoring devices in their rooms to prevent neglect and abuse.
April 20, 2021 Brenner Introduces Bill to Make Safer Working Conditions for Surgeons and Healthcare Workers
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) last week introduced new legislation that aims to create safer conditions for surgeons, nurses and other healthcare workers who are exposed to surgical smoke, an aerosol produced by the thermal destruction of tissue by use of lasers or electrosurgical devices.
March 25, 2021 Senate Passes Brenner Bill Providing Pandemic Relief to Ohio's Schools
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) announced this week the passage of Senate Bill 111, which will provide nearly $912 million in federal funding to support Ohio's schools and other educational providers to promote safe, effective learning for Ohio's students and make up for lost instructional time due to COVID-19.
March 17, 2021 Senate Passes Bill Providing Flexibility for Educators, Students and Families
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware), today announced the Senate passage of House Bill 67, bipartisan legislation that provides flexibility in several areas related to state testing and graduation requirements for the 2020-21 school year.
March 10, 2021 Bill Introduced to Protect College Students from Dangerous Campus Cultures
COLUMBUS-This week, State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) announced today the introduction of Senate Bill 126 by State Senators Stephanie Kunze (R-Hilliard) and Theresa Gavarone (R-Bowling Green), targeting the dangers of hazing at colleges and universities across Ohio.
March 2, 2021 Brenner, Blessing Introduce Bill Funding More Than $1 Billion in Pandemic Relief
COLUMBUS-State Senators Andrew Brenner (R-Delaware) and Louis W. Blessing III (R-Colerain Township)) today introduced new legislation providing an additional $857 million of federal funding to Ohio's public, private and vocational schools for COVID-19 pandemic-related expenses.
January 15, 2021 Brenner Named Chair of Primary and Secondary Education Committee
COLUMBUS-Senate President Matt Huffman (R-Lima) this week appointed Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) to serve as Chair of the Primary and Secondary Education committee.
December 15, 2020 Brenner Announces $2.1 Billion Investment in Ohio's Communities, Highlights Local Projects
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) 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.
December 10, 2020 Senate Passes Brenner Bill Clarifying Employee Overtime Pay Qualifications
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) announced that yesterday the Ohio Senate passed Senate Bill 243, which clarifies Ohio's overtime wage statute to specify when employees qualify for overtime pay and aligns the statute with Federal Law.
December 3, 2020 Senate and House Approve Brenner, McColley Bill Protecting Freedom of Speech on College Campuses
COLUMBUS-State Senators Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) and Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) announced that the Senate gave final approval today to Senate Bill 40, which aims to protect the free speech rights of students, faculty members and guests in public campus areas.
December 2, 2020 Senate Passes Brenner, Craig Bill Establishing Juneteenth as a Legal Holiday
COLUMBUS-State Senators Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) and Hearcel F. Craig (D-Columbus) announced today the Senate passed Senate Bill 334, which would declare Juneteenth a paid, state holiday in Ohio. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when slaves in Galveston, Texas were told they were free, marking the official end of slavery in the United States.
October 19, 2020 Brenner Announces Bill Supporting Families of Fallen First Responders Signed by Governor
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) announced that Governor Mike DeWine signed House Bill 17 earlier this month, which allows an increased homestead exemption for spouses of fallen first responders.
October 19, 2020 Brenner Announces Bills Providing Needed Flexibility to Ohio's Restaurants, Bars and Wineries Signed by Governor
COLUMBUS-State Senator Andrew Brenner (R-Powell) announced that Governor Mike DeWine signed both House Bills 669 and 160 into law earlier this month, both of which provide Ohio's restaurants, bars and wineries with additional flexibility to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.