May 1, 2020
A Letter to Governor DeWine
Dear Governor DeWine, I want to thank you for your leadership throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic. Your actions have enabled Ohio to flatten the curve, limit the virus’ ability to spread througho ...
April 23, 2020
COVID-19: Tips for Applying For Unemployment Benefits
Helping my constituents in Ohio’s 20th Senate district is my top priority, especially during the coronavirus pandemic. I asked the Administration for the following details to help Ohioans get t ...
April 21, 2020
A Letter to Governor Mike DeWine
Dear Governor DeWine, Thank you for working to protect the health of all Ohioans. Your decisive actions have clearly protected and saved many Ohioans’ lives! I know it has not been easy for you ...
April 20, 2020
Senator Schaffer Announces Additional State Funding for COVID-19 Front-Line Efforts
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) announced today that the State Controlling Board released $1.2 million in funds for various projects at Zane State College in Zanesville. An ...
April 16, 2020
Senator Schaffer Urges Governor DeWine to Safely Re-Open Ohio's Economy
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) sent Ohio Governor Mike DeWine a letter today urging him to safely reopen Ohio’s businesses and schools while also asking for the state ...
April 15, 2020
Senator Schaffer to join Volunteers and Ohio National Guard at Southeast Ohio Foodbank
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) announced today that he will be joining members of the Ohio National Guard at the SE Ohio Foodbank in Hocking County on Thursday, April 16t ...
April 9, 2020
COLUMN: Happy Easter, Hope is On The Horizon
We are certainly living in unprecedented, dark times which will make this holiday different than years past for many families. Our churches will be empty, no large gatherings for egg hunts or family ...
April 7, 2020
Schaffer Announces Funding for Pickaway County Sheriff's Office
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced that the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has released over $13,000 in funding to the Pickaway County Sheriff&rsqu ...
April 3, 2020
Schaffer Calls on Governor DeWine for Hospital Relief
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today delivered a letter to Ohio Governor Mike DeWine for his immediate attention towards the looming financial hardships facing Ohio’s ...
March 26, 2020
Senator Schaffer Announces Funding for Ohio Departments in Fight Against Coronavirus
COLUMBUS—State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) this week announced the State Controlling Board has increased funds for the Ohio Department of Health by $15.6 million and awarded an addition ...
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