Rep. Patterson testifies before the Ways and Means Committee on his bipartisan bill to expand the income tax deduction allowed for contributions to Ohio's 529 education savings plan
Rep. Patterson testifies before the Ways and Means Committee on his bipartisan bill to expand the income tax deduction allowed for contributions to Ohio's 529 education savings plan
 Rep. Patterson speaks at a meeting about his Fair School Funding Plan alongside co-sponsor Rep. Bob Cupp (R-Lima)
Rep. Patterson speaks at a meeting about his Fair School Funding Plan alongside co-sponsor Rep. Bob Cupp (R-Lima)
 Rep. Patterson speaks in favor of his bipartisan bill creating the H2Ohio program to protect and preserve Ohio's lakes and rivers
Rep. Patterson speaks in favor of his bipartisan bill creating the H2Ohio program to protect and preserve Ohio's lakes and rivers
Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor in support of Tyler's Law, a bill to increase Ohio amusement ride safety standards
Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor in support of Tyler's Law, a bill to increase Ohio amusement ride safety standards
 Rep. Patterson addresses the House
Rep. Patterson addresses the House
 Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor in favor of Ohio's operating budget bill
Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor in favor of Ohio's operating budget bill
Rep. Patterson speaks with Rep. Kristin Boggs (D-Columbus) before House session
Rep. Patterson speaks with Rep. Kristin Boggs (D-Columbus) before House session
 Rep Patterson with Tim Kraus (center), pastor at Conneaut Church of Christ
Rep Patterson with Tim Kraus (center), pastor at Conneaut Church of Christ
 Rep. Patterson talks with Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) after House Session
Rep. Patterson talks with Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) after House Session
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
 State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
 State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
State Representative John Patterson is sworn in to the 133rd General Assembly alongside his friends and family
 Rep. Patterson (left) joins Reps. Bishoff (center) and Driehaus (right) during opening session of the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Patterson (left) joins Reps. Bishoff (center) and Driehaus (right) during opening session of the 131st General Assembly
 Rep. Patterson sworn in as member of the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Patterson sworn in as member of the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor
Rep. Patterson speaks on the House floor
 Rep. Patterson speaks at a press conference to restore funding to local schools and communities
Rep. Patterson speaks at a press conference to restore funding to local schools and communities
 Rep. Patterson speaks with Leader Heard during House Session
Rep. Patterson speaks with Leader Heard during House Session
Rep. Patterson presents a House Resolution to a high school wrestling champion
Rep. Patterson presents a House Resolution to a high school wrestling champion
 Rep. Patterson speaks during a press conference
Rep. Patterson speaks during a press conference
 Rep. Patterson presents a House Resolution during Session
Rep. Patterson presents a House Resolution during Session
Rep. Patterson gives a speech on the House Floor
Rep. Patterson gives a speech on the House Floor
 Rep. Patterson
Rep. Patterson
 Reps. Patterson and Sheehy
Reps. Patterson and Sheehy
Rep. Patterson presents a Resolution
Rep. Patterson presents a Resolution
 Rep. Patterson presents a Resolution to one of Ohio's finest free throw shooters, a 4th grader from Ashtabula
Rep. Patterson presents a Resolution to one of Ohio's finest free throw shooters, a 4th grader from Ashtabula
 House Dems gather for a picture
House Dems gather for a picture
Rep. Patterson signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Rep. Patterson signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
 Rep. Patterson discusses a bill that would institute a severance tax on oil and natural gas that is more in-line with other major shale states
Rep. Patterson discusses a bill that would institute a severance tax on oil and natural gas that is more in-line with other major shale states
 Rep. Patterson discusses a bill that would institute a severance tax on oil and natural gas that is more in-line with other major shale states
Rep. Patterson discusses a bill that would institute a severance tax on oil and natural gas that is more in-line with other major shale states
House Session
House Session
 Before Joint Session
Before Joint Session
 House Session
House Session
Reps. Patterson and Ashford
Reps. Patterson and Ashford
 Rep. Patterson discusses the Budget Bill
Rep. Patterson discusses the Budget Bill
 Rep. Paterson speaks out against the Budget Bill that hurts thousands of middle class and working class Ohioans
Rep. Paterson speaks out against the Budget Bill that hurts thousands of middle class and working class Ohioans
House Session
House Session
 
 

State Representative John Patterson is currently serving in his fourth term in the Ohio House of Representatives.  He represents the 99th House District, which includes portions of Ashtabula and Geauga Counties.

 
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06.17.20 - Rep. Patterson, Dem Lawmakers Urge Ohio Department Of Education To Distribute Federal CARES Act Funds To Low-income Students As Intended

 

COLUMBUS—Yesterday, State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) and fellow Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to Ohio Department of Education Superintendent Paolo DeMaria urging that he follow the original intent of Congress when it passed the CARES Act to provide support and target relief to students who need it most. The request follows conflicting guidance from the U.S. Department of Education that states CARES Act funds should instead be distributed to all students regardless of their family’s income.

 
 

06.12.20 - Rep. Patterson, House Dems Applaud Passage Of Bill To Send $350 Million In Federal Funds To Local Communities To Fight Coronavirus

 

COLUMBUS— Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today issued a statement as the Ohio House passed House Bill (HB) 481, which would distribute $350 million in federal CARES Act funds to aid coronavirus response in Ohio communities.

 
 

06.12.20 - Rep. Patterson Applauds House Passage Of Democratic Priority Bill To Expand Broadband Coverage To Unserved Residential Households

 

COLUMBUS— State Representative John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today announced the passage of House Bill (HB) 13, Democratic priority legislation to create the Ohio Residential Broadband Expansion Program, specifically designed to bring broadband to unserved residential households.

 
 

03.25.20 - Rep. Patterson, House Democrats Pass Sweeping Legislation To Address COVID-19 Crisis

 

COLUMBUS— State lawmakers returned to the Statehouse today to address the COVID-19 crisis and provide immediate relief to everyday Ohioans. State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) released a statement today following the unanimous passage of an omnibus bill (HB 197) that would prohibit utility shut-offs, waive state testing requirements, freeze EdChoice eligibility, extend voting in the primary election, postpone the state income tax filing deadline among several other measures.

 
 
 

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Representative John Patterson
District 99
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1405
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Hometown : Jefferson
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