Rep. Patton on the dais during House session March 7, 2018
Rep. Patton on the dais during House session March 7, 2018
 Rep. Patton recites Pledge of Allegiance before House session March 7, 2018.
Rep. Patton recites Pledge of Allegiance before House session March 7, 2018.
 Rep. Patton observes a moment of silence during Session.
Rep. Patton observes a moment of silence during Session.
Rep. Patton speaks during House Session.
Rep. Patton speaks during House Session.
 Rep. Patton during House Session May 2, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session May 2, 2017.
 Rep. Patton during House Session March 8, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session March 8, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
 Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
 Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
Rep. Patton during House Session April 25, 2017.
Rep. Patton greets attendees at press conference on May 10, 2017.
Rep. Patton greets attendees at press conference on May 10, 2017.
 Rep. Patton speaks at press conference on May 10, 2017.
Rep. Patton speaks at press conference on May 10, 2017.
 Rep. Patton speaks at press conference on May 10, 2017.
Rep. Patton speaks at press conference on May 10, 2017.
Rep. Patton speaks during session on July 7, 2017.
Rep. Patton speaks during session on July 7, 2017.
 Rep. Patton and family with Speaker Rosenberger on opening day of 132nd General Assembly.
Rep. Patton and family with Speaker Rosenberger on opening day of 132nd General Assembly.
 Rep. Patton, left, is sworn in by Speaker Rosenberger,
Rep. Patton, left, is sworn in by Speaker Rosenberger,
 

A lifelong resident of Cuyahoga County, Representative Tom Patton grew up as one of nine kids on the near west side of Cleveland. The son of a Cleveland police officer and the father of a Cleveland Heights police officer who tragically died in the line of duty, Representative Patton has taken up many legislative initiatives pertaining to police, firefighters, and first responders. Previously serving as a state representative from 2003-2008 and then as a state senator, he returned to the Ohio House in 2016 to serve the 7th House District as the Majority Whip and in 2019 began his second consecutive term. Though...

 
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Representative Patton Serves In the Following Committees :

Civil JusticeCommerce and LaborInsurancePublic UtilitiesTransportation and Public Safety
 
 
 
 

06.15.20 - House Approves Offsetting Budget Reductions For Public Education

 

The Ohio House recently approved Senate amendments to House Bill 164, which will provide school districts in Cuyahoga County with additional public education funding to offset budget reductions made earlier this year.

 
 

06.10.20 - Patton Supports, House Passes Telemedicine Expansion Act

 

State Rep. Tom Patton (R-Strongsville) today supported House Bill 679, the Telemedicine Expansion Act, which passed out of the Ohio House. The legislation enables healthcare providers to fully utilize modern telecommunications systems to care for patients both in and outside Ohio. Patton is also a cosponsor of the bill.

 
 

06.10.20 - Patton Supports, House Passes Business Expansion And Safety Act

 

State Rep. Tom Patton (R-Strongsville) today voted to support House Bill 669, the Business Expansion and Safety Act. The legislation allows restaurants and brew pubs to have greater flexibility to bring in more revenue and assist them in moving forward with a safer and more socially distanced friendly environment. The legislation passed the Ohio House and Patton is a cosponsor of the bill.

 
 

06.08.20 - Patton Supports, Ohio House Passes Election Legislation

 

State Rep. Tom Patton (R-Strongsville) voted to support House Bill 680, which enhances voter access and clarifies uncertainty from this past year’s primary election in Ohio. Patton is a cosponsor of the legislation and it passed out of the Ohio House.

 
 
 
Representative Thomas F. Patton
District 7
77 S. High St
11th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-4895
Fax      (614) 719-6957
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Hometown : Strongsville
Party : Republican
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