Rep. Boggs presents a commendation to COSI executives on the House floor alongside Rep. Laura Lanese (R-Grove City) and Speaker Larry Housholder (R-Glenford)
Rep. Boggs presents a commendation to COSI executives on the House floor alongside Rep. Laura Lanese (R-Grove City) and Speaker Larry Housholder (R-Glenford)
 Rep. Boggs presents a commendation to COSI executives on the House floor
Rep. Boggs presents a commendation to COSI executives on the House floor
 Rep. Boggs presents a commendation on the House floor alongside Rep. Allison Russo (D-Upper Arlington)
Rep. Boggs presents a commendation on the House floor alongside Rep. Allison Russo (D-Upper Arlington)
Rep. Boggs speaks at a press conference in support of her bill to impose proper sentencing for trusted healthcare professionals who sexually assault their patients
Rep. Boggs speaks at a press conference in support of her bill to impose proper sentencing for trusted healthcare professionals who sexually assault their patients
 Rep. Boggs speaks at House Session, honoring the passing of journalist Jim Siegel
Rep. Boggs speaks at House Session, honoring the passing of journalist Jim Siegel
 Rep. Boggs speaks at a press conference introducing the Ohio Clean Energy Jobs Act
Rep. Boggs speaks at a press conference introducing the Ohio Clean Energy Jobs Act
Rep. Boggs speaks with Rep. Hillyer (R-Urichsville) after a press conference
Rep. Boggs speaks with Rep. Hillyer (R-Urichsville) after a press conference
 Rep. Boggs joins Speaker Larry Householder (R-Glenford) to unveil priority bills for the 133rd General Assembly
Rep. Boggs joins Speaker Larry Householder (R-Glenford) to unveil priority bills for the 133rd General Assembly
 Rep. Boggs speaks with Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) before House session
Rep. Boggs speaks with Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) before House session
Rep. Boggs speaks at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Boggs speaks at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
 Assistant Minority Leader Kristin Boggs pictured alongside the rest of the House Democratic Leadership Team for the 133rd General Assembly (from left to right: Assistant Minority Leader Kristin Boggs, Minority Whip Kent Smith, Minority Leader Emilia Strong Sykes, and Assistant Minority Whip Paula Hicks-Hudson)
Assistant Minority Leader Kristin Boggs pictured alongside the rest of the House Democratic Leadership Team for the 133rd General Assembly (from left to right: Assistant Minority Leader Kristin Boggs, Minority Whip Kent Smith, Minority Leader Emilia Strong Sykes, and Assistant Minority Whip Paula Hicks-Hudson)
 Rep. Boggs announcing her legislation with Rep. Boyd to establish a program to create paid family leave for Ohioans
Rep. Boggs announcing her legislation with Rep. Boyd to establish a program to create paid family leave for Ohioans
Rep. Boggs speaking with WBNS-10TV about her proposal to use the Rainy Day Fund to assist 31 fiscally distressed communities across Ohio
Rep. Boggs speaking with WBNS-10TV about her proposal to use the Rainy Day Fund to assist 31 fiscally distressed communities across Ohio
 Rep. Boggs (center right) and fellow members of the Women's Caucus
Rep. Boggs (center right) and fellow members of the Women's Caucus
 Rep. Boggs during a news conference to announce a plan to stabilize 31 fiscally distressed communities across Ohio
Rep. Boggs during a news conference to announce a plan to stabilize 31 fiscally distressed communities across Ohio
Rep. Boggs with the Ohio House Democratic Women's Caucus, speaking at "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
Rep. Boggs with the Ohio House Democratic Women's Caucus, speaking at "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
 Rep. Boggs standing with women lawmakers at a news conference to encourage more women in leadership
Rep. Boggs standing with women lawmakers at a news conference to encourage more women in leadership
 Rep. Boggs introducing legislation to encourage publicly held corporations to support gender diversity on their boards of directors
Rep. Boggs introducing legislation to encourage publicly held corporations to support gender diversity on their boards of directors
Rep. Boggs speaking on the House floor
Rep. Boggs speaking on the House floor
 Rep. Kristin Boggs taking the oath of office
Rep. Kristin Boggs taking the oath of office
 Rep. Boggs delivering first floor speech as State Representative for the 18th House District
Rep. Boggs delivering first floor speech as State Representative for the 18th House District
Rep. Boggs swearing in to the 131st General Assembly
Rep. Boggs swearing in to the 131st General Assembly
 
 

Rep. Boggs is a dedicated public servant and an advocate for a strong public education system, economic opportunity for working people and a fair and compliant election process. She is committed to being a strong voice for Ohio’s working class by fighting for fair wages and economic security, and her passionate advocacy work extends to important issues such as voting rights, affordable education and domestic violence.  

 
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Representative Boggs Serves In the Following Committees :

InsurancePublic UtilitiesRules and Reference
 
 
 
 

03.25.20 - Reps. Boggs, Boyd Urge Lawmakers To Address Emergency Paid Sick Leave During COVID-19 Pandemic

 

COLUMBUS- State Rep. Janine Boyd (Cleveland Heights-D) and Assistant Minority Leader Kristin Boggs (Columbus-D) today issued statements on the need to address emergency paid sick leave for working people and families during the COVID-19 pandemic. Emergency paid sick leave was not included in House Bill (HB) 179, the COVID-19 omnibus legislative package passed by the Ohio General Assembly.

 
 

03.09.20 - Reps. Boggs, Carfagna Issue Joint Statement Calling For Action On Reagan Tokes Act

 

Reps. Kristin Boggs (D-Columbus) and Rick Carfagna (R-Genoa Township) today issued a joint statement following the release of a report by the Governor’s Post Release Task Force:

 
 

02.28.20 - Democratic Lawmakers Say Coronavirus Makes Strong Case For Paid Family Leave

 

State Reps. Janine Boyd (D-Cleveland Heights) and Kristin Boggs (D-Columbus) today issued statements saying the state’s failure to extend paid family and medical leave to all employees could pose a danger to public health should a coronavirus outbreak occur in Ohio.

 
 

02.21.20 - Reps. Boggs, Russo Introduce Legislation To Remove The Cap On Damages In Certain Tort Cases

 

State Reps. Kristin Boggs (D- Columbus) and Allison Russo (D-Upper Arlington) recently introduced HB 518 to prevent victims of rape from being denied full compensation of their damages awarded by a jury. The need for this legislation became apparent after Jessica Simpkins, who was a teenager when she was raped by her pastor, was awarded $3.6 million in non-economic damages by a jury only to have the amount reduced to $500,000 under a 2005 tort reform law. 

 
 
 

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Representative Kristin Boggs
District 18
77 S. High St
14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1896
Fax      (614) 719-6964
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Leadership Position : Assistant Minority Leader
Hometown : Columbus
Party : Democrat
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