Rep. Howse speaks during House Session
Rep. Howse speaks during House Session
 Rep. Howse speaks at Columbus' Day of Action to #StopTheBans
Rep. Howse speaks at Columbus' Day of Action to #StopTheBans
 Rep. Howse joins Speaker Larry Householder (R-Glenford) and Leader Emilia Strong Sykes (D-Akron) to speak about priority bills for the 133rd General Assembly
Rep. Howse joins Speaker Larry Householder (R-Glenford) and Leader Emilia Strong Sykes (D-Akron) to speak about priority bills for the 133rd General Assembly
Rep. Howse listens at the 2019 Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at the Statehouse
Rep. Howse listens at the 2019 Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at the Statehouse
 Rep. Howse presents a commendation on behalf of the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus at the 2019 Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at the Statehouse
Rep. Howse presents a commendation on behalf of the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus at the 2019 Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at the Statehouse
 Rep. Howse speaks with an attendee at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Howse speaks with an attendee at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Howse speaks at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Howse speaks at 2019 Women's Lobby Day
 Rep. Howse speaks on the House floor in opposition to a near-total abortion ban that would prohibit abortions in Ohio long before most women know they are pregnant
Rep. Howse speaks on the House floor in opposition to a near-total abortion ban that would prohibit abortions in Ohio long before most women know they are pregnant
 Rep. Stephanie Howse standing in solidarity at a press conference with Ohio Democratic lawmakers pushing back against Ohio's near total abortion ban proposal
Rep. Stephanie Howse standing in solidarity at a press conference with Ohio Democratic lawmakers pushing back against Ohio's near total abortion ban proposal
Rep. Howse speaks with attendees at the 2019 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
Rep. Howse speaks with attendees at the 2019 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
 Rep. Howse speaks at the 2019 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
Rep. Howse speaks at the 2019 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Day of Action
 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus President Rep. Howse with Rep. Thomas West (D-Canton) at the 2019 OLBC Legislative Day of Action
Ohio Legislative Black Caucus President Rep. Howse with Rep. Thomas West (D-Canton) at the 2019 OLBC Legislative Day of Action
Rep. Howse introduces the Ohio Equal Pay Act
Rep. Howse introduces the Ohio Equal Pay Act
 Rep. Howse joins Sen. Cecil Thomas (D-Cincinnati) and Rep. George Lang (R-West Chester) at a press conference during an advocacy day at the Statehouse for Crime Survivors for Safety and Justice
Rep. Howse joins Sen. Cecil Thomas (D-Cincinnati) and Rep. George Lang (R-West Chester) at a press conference during an advocacy day at the Statehouse for Crime Survivors for Safety and Justice
 Rep. Howse speaks at a press conference during an advocacy day at the Statehouse for Crime Survivors for Safety and Justice
Rep. Howse speaks at a press conference during an advocacy day at the Statehouse for Crime Survivors for Safety and Justice
Rep. Howse speaks at Nurses' Day 2019 at the Statehouse alongside Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin)
Rep. Howse speaks at Nurses' Day 2019 at the Statehouse alongside Rep. Beth Liston (D-Dublin)
 Rep. Howse speaks at Nurses' Day 2019 at the Statehouse
Rep. Howse speaks at Nurses' Day 2019 at the Statehouse
 2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Officers and Members
2018 Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Officers and Members
Rep. Howse speaks to a reporter during the 2017 OLBC Day of Action
Rep. Howse speaks to a reporter during the 2017 OLBC Day of Action
 Rep. Howse (center) speaking on a panel to discuss "How to Break The Cycle of Poverty of in the Black Community" at the 2016 OLBC Convention
Rep. Howse (center) speaking on a panel to discuss "How to Break The Cycle of Poverty of in the Black Community" at the 2016 OLBC Convention
 Rep. Howse standing in opposition of SB 152, legislation to ban local hiring standards and restrict project labor agreements
Rep. Howse standing in opposition of SB 152, legislation to ban local hiring standards and restrict project labor agreements
Rep. Howse speaking on the need to end pay discrimination for all Ohioans  during the 2016 OLBC Day of Action
Rep. Howse speaking on the need to end pay discrimination for all Ohioans during the 2016 OLBC Day of Action
 Rep. Howse with Reps. Kuhns and Sykes at the "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
Rep. Howse with Reps. Kuhns and Sykes at the "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
 Rep. Howse speaking with a constituent at "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
Rep. Howse speaking with a constituent at "Real Talk" public forum with Gloria Steinem
Rep. Howse (left) with fellow Democratic lawmakers during a segment of Ohio In Focus
Rep. Howse (left) with fellow Democratic lawmakers during a segment of Ohio In Focus
 Rep. Howse (left) with fellow democratic lawmakers after filming a segment of Ohio In Focus
Rep. Howse (left) with fellow democratic lawmakers after filming a segment of Ohio In Focus
 Rep. Howse speaking at a news conference to push back against efforts to defund Planned Parenthood
Rep. Howse speaking at a news conference to push back against efforts to defund Planned Parenthood
Rep. Howse speaking at press conference
Rep. Howse speaking at press conference
 Rep. Howse at House Session
Rep. Howse at House Session
 Rep. Howse discusses equal pay legislation at Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Howse discusses equal pay legislation at Women's Lobby Day
Rep. Howse speaks on poverty
Rep. Howse speaks on poverty
 
 

Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, State Representative Stephanie Howse has lived most of her life in the Ward 7 community. Howse is a graduate of the Cleveland School of the Arts where she studied vocal and instrumental music. After high school, Stephanie earned her undergraduate degree in Civil Environmental Engineering from Florida A&M University and her Master’s degree in Environmental Studies from Cleveland State University.

 
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Reps. Stephanie Howse (D-Cleveland) and Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) discuss their newest bill, the Ohio Equal Pay Act. Rep. Nickie Antonio (D-Lakewood) hosts this edition of Ohio In Focus.
Rep. Howse speaks against the 6-week abortion ban

05.09.19 - Howse: Democratic Priorities Shape Budget As Bill Clears Ohio House

 

House Democratic lawmakers today voted in favor of the state budget, House Bill 166, which includes a number of key Democratic priorities, including a significant tax cut for working people and families.

 
 

05.01.19 - Howse, House Dems Lead Bipartisan Effort To End School Takeovers, Restore Local Control

 

House Democrats today announced the House passage of House Bill (HB) 154, a bipartisan effort to end state takeovers of local schools and restore control to local education officials. The bill comes amid questions of accountability, transparency and lackluster results from district takeovers in Youngstown, Lorain and East Cleveland.

 
 

04.10.19 - Howse: Near-total Abortion Ban Threatens Women's Health, Liberty

 

House Democrats today voted against Senate Bill (SB) 23, a GOP-backed near-total abortion ban that would prohibit abortions in Ohio long before most women know they are pregnant. SB 23 would become the most extreme abortion ban in the country if signed into law.

 
 

04.09.19 - As OLBC Day Of Action Comes To A Close, Howse Looks To Future Of Engagement, Advocacy

 

State Rep. and Ohio Legislative Black Caucus (OLBC) President Stephanie Howse (D-Cleveland) today released the following statement looking to the future and reflecting on the 2019 OLBC Legislative Day of Action held today at the Statehouse:

“For too many in our communities, Ohio’s promise of opportunity is fading. The annual OLBC Day of Action empowers our community to use their voices to hold their elected officials accountable and demand change on the issues that keep working people and families from getting ahead.

 
 
 
 

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Representative Stephanie D. Howse
District 11
77 S. High St
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Columbus, OH 43215
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