Rep. Sykes stands with former Grand Masters during Masonic Day at the Statehouse.
Rep. Sykes stands with former Grand Masters during Masonic Day at the Statehouse.
 Rep. Sykes speaking at a press conference regarding the restoration of the Minority Business Enterprise Division
Rep. Sykes speaking at a press conference regarding the restoration of the Minority Business Enterprise Division
 Rep. Sykes is joined by his brothers at Masonic Day at the Statehouse.
Rep. Sykes is joined by his brothers at Masonic Day at the Statehouse.
Rep. Sykes and a constituent
Rep. Sykes and a constituent
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
 Press Conference on Gov. Kasich's Proposed Budget
Press Conference on Gov. Kasich's Proposed Budget
Reps. Sykes and Pillich
Reps. Sykes and Pillich
 Rep. Sykes at a briefing on the importance of developing standards for Health Education in Ohio
Rep. Sykes at a briefing on the importance of developing standards for Health Education in Ohio
 Rep. Sykes speaks at a legislative briefing on the importance of developing Health Education standards in Ohio
Rep. Sykes speaks at a legislative briefing on the importance of developing Health Education standards in Ohio
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus "Day of Action"
Rep. Sykes attends the OLBC's "Day of Action"
Rep. Sykes attends the OLBC's "Day of Action"
 Rep. Sykes signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Rep. Sykes signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
 Rep. Sykes speaking at a press conference regarding the restoration of the Minority Business Enterprise Division
Rep. Sykes speaking at a press conference regarding the restoration of the Minority Business Enterprise Division
Press Conference on Gov. Kasich's Proposed Budget
Press Conference on Gov. Kasich's Proposed Budget
 House Dems gather for a picture
House Dems gather for a picture
 House Session
House Session
Rep. Sykes discusses the Budget Bill
Rep. Sykes discusses the Budget Bill
 Rep. Sykes speaks out against the Budget Bill that hurts thousands of middle class and working class Ohioans
Rep. Sykes speaks out against the Budget Bill that hurts thousands of middle class and working class Ohioans
 Masonic Day at the Statehouse
Masonic Day at the Statehouse
 

State Representative Vernon Sykes (D-Akron) brings decades of public service experience to his role at the Ohio House, having served parts of the city of Akron for 24 years.

 
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Representative Sykes Serves In the Following Committees :

Finance and AppropriationsPolicy and Legislative Oversight
 
 
 
 

12.05.14 - Rep. Sykes: Redistricting Proposal Represents Progress

 

State Rep. Vernon Sykes (D-Akron) issued the following statement Thursday in response to the Ohio House’s passage of House Joint Resolution No. 12, a plan that would ask voters to approve changes to the constitution that would alter the way the state draws 132 state legislative districts:

 
 
 
Representative Vernon Sykes
District 34
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-3100
Fax      (614) 719-6944
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Hometown : Akron
Party : Democrat
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2014 / Not eligible to run for another term