Rep. Holmes talking to Leader Strahorn at the 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
Rep. Holmes talking to Leader Strahorn at the 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Officers and Members
2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Officers and Members
 Rep. Holmes pictured with family and friends after being sworn in the 132nd General Assembly
Rep. Holmes pictured with family and friends after being sworn in the 132nd General Assembly
Rep. Holmes talking to Leader Strahorn at the 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
Rep. Holmes talking to Leader Strahorn at the 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
 Rep. Holmes speaking on the House floor during session
Rep. Holmes speaking on the House floor during session
 
 

Glenn Holmes, a lifelong resident of the Mahoning Valley and the 63rd District, begins his first term in the Ohio House of Representatives after serving as Mayor of McDonald, Ohio for nine years and as McDonald Village councilman prior.

During his leadership as mayor, Holmes was able to help save the Village of McDonald millions in healthcare costs while providing workers with quality care, resulting in a $2 million budget surplus. The village was also able to maintain investments in essential services while enhancing the community with things like a new community center and summer spla...

 
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Representative Holmes Serves In the Following Committees :

Federalism and Interstate RelationsInsuranceState and Local Government
 
 
 
 

05.23.18 - Holmes: Democrats Respond To Republican Shutdown Of State Government

 

State Reps. John Boccieri (D-Poland), Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown), Glenn Holmes (D-McDonald) and Michael O’Brien (D-Warren) today are calling for action as the People’s work in the legislature has come to a grinding halt. 

 
 

05.04.18 - Holmes Responds To Potential TJX HomeGoods Expansion Project In Lordstown

 

State Rep. Glenn Holmes (D-McDonald) today released the following statement regarding TJX HomeGood’s decision in considering Lordstown, Ohio as their frontrunner for a new distribution center, which is excepted to bring at least 1,000 jobs to the region:

“I am happy to hear that our community is the top choice for a new distribution center that will create good paying jobs for our local residents,” said Holmes. “It’s been a collaborative effort as our entire community has been pushing for TJX to keep Northeast Ohio on their radar. I want to thank the Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber, our County Commissioners, Congressman Tim Ryan and my legislative colleagues Rep. Mike O’Brien and Sen. Sean O’Brien for their encouragement and positivity in keeping this important issue alive. We anticipate this project would bring economic growth and opportunity for many in our community, and I look forward to hearing the final decision soon.”

 
 

04.05.18 - Reps. Holmes, O'Brien Introduce Bill To Increase Funding To Local Communities

 

State Reps. Glenn W. Holmes (D-Girard) and Mike O’Brien (D-Warren) today announced the introduction of House Bill (HB) 578, which would reallocate to local governments nearly 40 percent of fees paid by outside companies to store fracking wastewater in Ohio injection wells. 

 
 

04.04.18 - Holmes Remembers The Legacy Of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

State Rep. Glenn W. Holmes (D-Girard) today is reflecting on the life and work of the American civil rights leader during the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Preparing to support a sanitation workers’ strike, Dr. King was fatally shot at the Lorraine Motel located in Memphis, Tennessee. Most known for his I Have a Dream speech and Letter from Birmingham Jail, King was also the founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC). 

 
 
 

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Representative Glenn W. Holmes
District 63
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-3488
Fax      (614) 719-3965
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Hometown : McDonald
Party : Democrat
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term