Rep. Skindell receives 2019 Legislator of the Year Award from AMVETS Dept. of Ohio.
Rep. Skindell receives 2019 Legislator of the Year Award from AMVETS Dept. of Ohio.
 Rep. Skindell speaks at a press conference unveiling the reintroduced Ohio Fairness Act alongside joint sponsor Rep. Brett Hillyer (R-Uhrichsville)
Rep. Skindell speaks at a press conference unveiling the reintroduced Ohio Fairness Act alongside joint sponsor Rep. Brett Hillyer (R-Uhrichsville)
 Rep. Skindell speaks on the House floor in opposition to an amendment that would exclude undocumented workers from BWC benefit
Rep. Skindell speaks on the House floor in opposition to an amendment that would exclude undocumented workers from BWC benefit
Rep. Skindell speaks with Rep. Richard Brown (D-Canal Winchester) before House Session
Rep. Skindell speaks with Rep. Richard Brown (D-Canal Winchester) before House Session
 Rep. Skindell speaks with Rep. Mike Sheehy (D-Toledo) before House session
Rep. Skindell speaks with Rep. Mike Sheehy (D-Toledo) before House session
 
 

Mike has long respected the laws of the state of Ohio— both how they are made, and how they are enforced. After graduating cum laude with a Bachelor's Degree in business and political science from Walsh College, he earned his law degree from Cleveland Marshall College of Law.

Upon graduation from law school, Mike served as Assistant Ohio Attorney General under Attorney General Anthony J. Celebrezze, Jr. He provided legal representation to the Director of Health and appeared before many administrative agencies and state and federal courts.

 
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09.10.20 - House Dems Again Try To Repeal HB 6, House GOP Obstruct Continued Efforts

 

COLUMBUS –Today, during the initial meeting of the newly-created Select Committee on Energy Policy and Oversight, House Democrats once again attempted to repeal House Bill (HB) 6, the multi-billion corporate bailout bill at the center of an ongoing FBI criminal investigation into an alleged $60 million racketeering and bribery scheme led by former Republican Speaker Larry Householder. During the meeting, Reps. Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) and Michael O’Brien (D-Warren) offered sponsor testimony on HB 738, their bill to repeal HB 6.

 
 

08.31.20 - Democratic Lawmakers Blast Speaker Cupp For Playing Games, Refusing To Repeal HB 6

 

COLUMBUS— House Democratic lawmakers Reps. Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) and Michael J. O’Brien (D-Warren) today blasted Speaker Robert Cupp (R-Lima) for his refusal to repeal House Bill 6 – the $2 billion corporate bailout bill is at the center of an ongoing FBI criminal investigation into an alleged $60 million racketeering and bribery scheme led by former Republican Speaker Larry Householder. Householder and four associates were arrested and indicted in the alleged scheme.

 
 

08.28.20 - Democratic Lawmakers Urge Action Next Week On Bipartisan House Bill 6 Repeal

 

COLUMBUS—House Democratic lawmakers Reps. Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) and Michael J. O’Brien (D-Warren) today announced they will file a discharge petition to bring bipartisan legislation to repeal House Bill (HB) 6 to the floor for a vote next week. The passage of HB 6 in 2019 has come under scrutiny in recent weeks following the arrest and indictment of former Republican Speaker Larry Householder and several close associates in an alleged $60 million bribery and corruption scheme to pass the bill.

 
 

07.30.20 - Reps. Skindell, Denson Introduce HB 740 To Repeal Corrupt Price Gouging Budget Amendment Benefiting First Energy

 

COLUMBUS – State Representatives Michael J. Skindell (D-Lakewood) and Sedrick Denson (D-Cincinnati) Tuesday introduced House Bill (HB) 740 to repeal a provision in state law allowing First Energy to keep excessive profits rather than returning the money to electric customers through a rate adjustment. The pricing provision was added as an amendment to the state two-year budget, House Bill 166, which was signed into law in July 2019.

 
 
 

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Representative Michael J. Skindell
District 13
77 S. High St
11th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
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