Today, state Senator Cecil Thomas (D-Avondale) wrote a letter to Ohio Governor Mike DeWine urging him to use the emergency broadcasting system to alert Ohioans who live in counties that have been placed at Level 3 (red) or 4 (purple) alert for Covid-19 in the new Ohio Public Health Advisory System.
Today, state Sens. Cecil Thomas (D-Avondale) and Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering) gave sponsor testimony on bills to limit high-capacity magazines, ban bump stocks and require background checks at gun shows in Ohio.
Today, Planned Parenthood of Southwest Ohio announced the closure of two Cincinnati clinics, in Springdale and Western Hills. State Sen. Cecil Thomas (D-Avondale) released the following statement in response:
COLUMBUS - State Sens. Cecil Thomas (D-Avondale) and Peggy Lehner (R-Kettering) announced the reintroduction of two gun reform bills - one requiring universal background checks and the other raising the minimum age to purchase a firearm.