Drug addiction is a pervasive issue that affects many Ohioans on a daily basis. As individuals and families struggle together to conquer this disease and mediate on its devastating effects, it is crucial that the State of Ohio provides ways to conquer the negative impacts this problem creates in our communities. The Ohio House has been working diligently to pass legislation to improve the quality and spectrum of care on all levels for those suffering from substance abuse issues, with the ultimate intention of diminishing the epidemic as a whole. The House has also worked to prevent the addiction from happening in the first place.
Columbus—State Representative Al Landis (R-Dover) recently visited Union Hospital in Dover, Ohio. The purpose of the visit was to learn more about the day-to-day operations at Union Hospital, in addition to discussing prominent issues of importance to the hospital and the effect those issues have on the residents of Tuscarawas County.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Al Landis (R-Dover) today announced that the Ohio House of Representatives has concurred on House Bill 488, the veterans component of the Mid-Biennium Budget Review (MBR).