Representative Rick Carfagna speaks during Joint House & Senate Agriculture Committee at Ohio State Fair Aug. 1, 2017.
Representative Rick Carfagna speaks during Joint House & Senate Agriculture Committee at Ohio State Fair Aug. 1, 2017.
 Rep. Carfagna in House Chamber Jan. 3, 2017.
Rep. Carfagna in House Chamber Jan. 3, 2017.
 Rep. Carfagna with constituents who came to the Statehouse on behalf of libraries throughout the district
Rep. Carfagna with constituents who came to the Statehouse on behalf of libraries throughout the district
Rep. Carfagna discusses HB 170 on the House floor
Rep. Carfagna discusses HB 170 on the House floor
 Rep. Carfagna presents a commendation at grand opening of business in Fredericktown, Ohio.
Rep. Carfagna presents a commendation at grand opening of business in Fredericktown, Ohio.
 Rep. Carfagna tours the Knox County Career Center
Rep. Carfagna tours the Knox County Career Center
Rep. Carfagna at the IKEA Ribbon Cutting with representatives from the company
Rep. Carfagna at the IKEA Ribbon Cutting with representatives from the company
 Rick Carfagna is sworn in as State Representative for Ohio's 68th House District.
Rick Carfagna is sworn in as State Representative for Ohio's 68th House District.
 Rep. Rick Carfagna poses with family members during the opening session of the 132nd General Assembly.
Rep. Rick Carfagna poses with family members during the opening session of the 132nd General Assembly.
Rep. Carfagna speaks during business round table Aug. 30, 2017.
Rep. Carfagna speaks during business round table Aug. 30, 2017.
 Rep. Carfagna conversing with former Ohio Supreme Court Justice Evelyn Stratton about mental health courts while she was visiting Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
Rep. Carfagna conversing with former Ohio Supreme Court Justice Evelyn Stratton about mental health courts while she was visiting Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
 Rep. Carfagna and Speaker Rosenberger
Rep. Carfagna and Speaker Rosenberger
Rep. Carfagna swearing in to the 132nd General Assembly
Rep. Carfagna swearing in to the 132nd General Assembly
 Rep. Carfagna during a committee hearing.
Rep. Carfagna during a committee hearing.
 Rep. Carfagna talking with colleague, Rep. Scott Ryan, during a committee hearing.
Rep. Carfagna talking with colleague, Rep. Scott Ryan, during a committee hearing.
 

State Representative Rick Carfagna is serving his first term in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 68th House District, which includes the eastern half of Delaware County and all of Knox County.

 
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An interview with State Representative Rick Carfagna on Ohio in Focus
Rep. Carfagna talks about House Bill 170 dealing with computer science curriculum.

12.13.17 - Bill Allowing Ohio Students To Count More Computer Science Classes Toward Graduation Heads To Governor

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representatives Rick Carfagna (R-Genoa Township) and Mike Duffey (R-Worthington) today announced that the Ohio House concurred with Senate amendments to legislation that will expand computer science opportunities to K-12 and allow Ohio high school students to choose computer science instead of classes like geology and Algebra II as graduation requirements. House Bill 170 is supported by some of the biggest tech companies and national computer science organizations, such as Google and Code.org.

 
 

11.08.17 - Guest Column: Preparing Ohio For Natural Disasters

 
COLUMBUS -

It seems like lately every time you pick up a newspaper or turn on the evening news, there are headlines about some sort of natural disaster occurring somewhere in the world. Wild fires, hurricanes, floods and earthquakes have all impacted lives in recent months and the aftermath related to these situations can bring about devastation including hunger, sickness and death.

 
 

10.27.17 - Legislators Announces Bipartisan Legislation To Reduce Ohio 'Brain Drain'

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representatives Rick Carfagna (R-Genoa Township) and John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today announced the introduction of House Bill 396, bipartisan legislation to create the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Degree Loan Repayment Program.

 
 

10.13.17 - Carfagna Touts Broadband Expansion Legislation At Meeting With County Commissioners

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Rick Carfagna (R-Genoa Township) today met with members of the County Commissioners Association of Ohio (CCAO) to discuss House Bill 281, legislation he is sponsoring that deals with broadband expansion in Ohio. House Bill 281 would effectively combine efforts by government and private enterprise with the goal of expanding broadband connectivity to unserved households across Ohio.

 
 
 
Representative Rick Carfagna
District 68
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1431
Fax      (614) 719-6990
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Hometown : Genoa Township
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term