Rep. Fedor Presented With "Outstanding Legislator Of The Year" Award
Public Children Services Association of Ohio recognizes Rep. Teresa Fedor
October 24, 2013
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COLUMBUS- State Rep. Teresa Fedor (D- Toledo) was honored yesterday at the Public Children Services Association of Ohio (PSCAO) 2013 “Making a Difference” Annual Conference. PCSAO is a private, non-profit association of the county public children services agencies charged with the protection throughout Ohio.

Executive Director Crystal Ward Allen remarked, “PCSAO recognizes Representative Fedor for her service and support for children, youth and families in the child welfare system. She has been unwavering in her efforts to end human trafficking in Ohio. As she knows, this is an issue that impacts youth in the child welfare system.”

“To be recognized by such an outstanding organization whose purpose is to help families in need and to ensure a safe environment for our children is truly an honor.” said Rep. Fedor.

As a champion and voice for victims of human trafficking across the state of Ohio, Rep. Fedor has introduced House Bill 130 this year to address further trafficking issues. Sub H.B. 130, also known as the “End Demand Act”, was unanimously approved by the House of Representatives in June and contains several provisions which include harsher penalties for the solicitation of minors. 

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