Rep. Bishoff (third from right) takes oath of office to join the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Bishoff (third from right) takes oath of office to join the 131st General Assembly
 Reps. Bishoff and Rogers
Reps. Bishoff and Rogers
 Rep. Bishoff speaks with Rep. Pillich before Session
Rep. Bishoff speaks with Rep. Pillich before Session
Rep. Bishoff speaks at Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Bishoff speaks at Women's Lobby Day
 Rep. Bishoff speaks at the "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" rally
Rep. Bishoff speaks at the "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" rally
 Rep. Bishoff with supporters during the "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" rally
Rep. Bishoff with supporters during the "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" rally
Rep. Bishoff speaks at a press conference to combat the heroin epidemic in Ohio
Rep. Bishoff speaks at a press conference to combat the heroin epidemic in Ohio
 Rep. Bishoff presents a House Resolution to a firefighter from her district
Rep. Bishoff presents a House Resolution to a firefighter from her district
 Rep. Bishoff (center) joins Reps. Patterson (Left) and Driehaus (right) for opening ceremonies for the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Bishoff (center) joins Reps. Patterson (Left) and Driehaus (right) for opening ceremonies for the 131st General Assembly
Reps. Bishoff and O'Brien
Reps. Bishoff and O'Brien
 Rep. Bishoff presents testimony before the Health and Aging Committee
Rep. Bishoff presents testimony before the Health and Aging Committee
 Rep. Bishoff presents testimony before the Health and Aging Committee
Rep. Bishoff presents testimony before the Health and Aging Committee
Reps. Fedor, Antonio, Bishoff, Driehaus
Reps. Fedor, Antonio, Bishoff, Driehaus
 Rep. Bishoff addresses members during House Session
Rep. Bishoff addresses members during House Session
 Rep. Bishoff talks to attendees at Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Bishoff talks to attendees at Women's Lobby Day
Women's Lobby Day
Women's Lobby Day
 Rep. Bishoff attends the Women's Healthcare hearing
Rep. Bishoff attends the Women's Healthcare hearing
 Rep. Bishoff signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Rep. Bishoff signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Reps. Bishoff, Foley and Budish with Chief of Staff Keary McCarthy
Reps. Bishoff, Foley and Budish with Chief of Staff Keary McCarthy
 House Session
House Session
 Women's Caucus
Women's Caucus
House Dems gather for a picture
House Dems gather for a picture
 Reps. Bishoff, Pillich, Fedor, Clyde, Strahorn, Williams and Phillips attend a rally outside of the Statehouse
Reps. Bishoff, Pillich, Fedor, Clyde, Strahorn, Williams and Phillips attend a rally outside of the Statehouse
 Rep. Bishoff signs a petition to curb gun violence
Rep. Bishoff signs a petition to curb gun violence
Rep. Bishoff speaks to Women's Rights Activists
Rep. Bishoff speaks to Women's Rights Activists
 Rep. Bishoff speaking at a press conference on transparency in private police forces
Rep. Bishoff speaking at a press conference on transparency in private police forces
 
 

Heather Bishoff’s commitment to a tradition of public service stretches back to her great grandfather, who sat on Worthington’s City Council. Her grandfather provided security to members of the community as an insurance salesman for JCPenney’s, and Heather’s grandmother worked for Western Electric in the building on Broad Street that later became Lucent Technologies. The eldest child of union workers, Heather learned from them at a young age the value of hard work. At the age of 12, she earned her first paycheck delivering The Columbus Dispatch to her neighbors in Rey...

 
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Representative Bishoff Serves In the Following Committees :

Armed Services, Veterans Affairs, and Public SafetyHealth and AgingInsurance
 
 
 
 

12.09.15 - Ohio House Clears Way For Bishoff's Ohio Family Trust Act

 

State Rep. Heather Bishoff (D-Blacklick) applauded today’s Ohio House passage of her legislation, House Bill 229 (HB 229), the Ohio Family Trust Act. HB 229 will allow family trust companies to operate in Ohio.

 
 

12.01.15 - Bishoff Applauds House Passage Of Veteran Medical Assistance Legislation

 

State Rep. Heather Bishoff (D-Blacklick) today applauded the passage from the House of Substitute Senate Bill 10 (SB 10). The legislation, cosponsored by Rep. Bishoff, seeks to establish a process for identifying veterans who are medical assistance recipients that may be eligible to receive federal military-related health care benefits for themselves and their families.

 
 

11.18.15 - Bishoff Chairs USO Event At Ohio Statehouse

 

State Rep. Heather Bishoff (D-Blacklick) this week hosted the United Service Organization (USO) of Central and Southern Ohio’s Second Annual Legislative Luncheon at the Ohio Statehouse. Rep Bishoff, an Army veteran and 1996 Ohio Army Soldier of the Year, has chaired this event since the legislative luncheon’s inception in 2014.

“The USO provides invaluable services to our brave soldiers who lay their lives on the line for our country,” said Bishoff. “Through the efforts of organizations like the USO, we can demonstrate our gratitude for our military members and families.”

 
 

10.14.15 - Bishoff Applauds New Groveport-Rickenbacker Employee Access Transit Service

 

State Rep. Heather Bishoff (D-Blacklick) today applauded the unveiling of a collaborative transportation agreement between the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA), the City of Groveport and the Village of Obetz. The Groveport-Rickenbacker Employee Access Transit (GREAT) service will help address previous gaps in transportation in the Central Ohio region.

 
 
 
Representative Heather Bishoff
District 20
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 644-6002
Fax      (614) 719-6959
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Hometown : Blacklick
Party : Democrat
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term