State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Terrence Upchurch (D-Cleveland) today gave testimony before the Ohio House Finance Committee on House Bill 382. This legislation would legalize adult-use cannabis for Ohioans aged 21 years and older.
State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Assistant Minority Leader Thomas West (D-Canton) today gave sponsor testimony before the Ohio House Civil Justice Committee on House Bill (HB) 320.
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) issued a statement after 41 U.S. Republican Senators voted no on the PACT Act, a bill that would expand health care benefits for veterans exposed to toxic burn pits during deployment.
COLUMBUS–State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Juanita Brent (D-Cleveland) issued a statement after the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) held the first meeting Wednesday of its ongoing review into why AEP decided to shut off power to thousands of homes after severe storms and a heatwave swept through Central Ohio in late June. During the meeting, AEP expressed that climate change contributed to the extreme weather that caused the outage. Reps. Weinstein and Brent renewed their calls for the legislature to take action on the Energy Jobs and Justice Act, their comprehensive clean energy policy that would promote energy equity, lower carbon emissions and create utility accountability and transparency.
COLUMBUS – State Representative Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced the passage of the capital budget, House Bill (HB) 687, by the Ohio House of Representatives.
COLUMBUS—State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Jeffrey A. Crossman (D-Parma) issued a statement today after House Speaker Bob Cupp (R-Lima) refused to recognize two Democratic floor amendments that would repeal the coal subsidies created by House Bill (HB) 6, the corrupt, billion dollar nuclear bailout bill.
COLUMBUS—State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) issued a statement today in response to the announcement that the petition initiative to legalize cannabis in Ohio will not appear on the ballot this November.
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced a plan today to introduce legislation addressing workplace violence in healthcare settings. This announcement was made during a nurse rally at the Ohio Statehouse this morning to mark the conclusion of National Nurses Week, which was held from May 6-12 this year.
COLUMBUS–State Reps. Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) and Juanita Brent (D-Cleveland) gave sponsor testimony today before the Ohio House Public Utilities Committee on House Bill (HB) 429, the Energy Jobs & Justice Act.
COLUMBUS—State Reps. Kent Smith (D-Euclid) and Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) announced today, Earth Day, that they plan to introduce legislation to gradually transition Ohio's state fleet to 100% electric vehicles by Jan. 1, 2030.