State Reps. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) and Phil Robinson (D-Solon) filed a bill today to reinstate the Joint Education Oversight Committee (JEOC), a state legislative committee comprised of members from both parties in the State House and State Senate which provided non-partisan, fact based and in-depth analysis of K-12 education in Ohio at a great value to taxpayers.
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today issued a statement on the release of the State Report Cards for the Toledo Public School (T.P.S.) and Washington Local School districts.
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today issued a Public Service Announcement in support of the 2019 Toledo Jeep Fest, which will take place Friday, August 9 through Sunday, August 11.
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) released a statement today in response to the Dayton, Ohio mass shooting, which occurred early Sunday morning, August 4.
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) announced the upcoming sales tax holiday weekend for back-to-school supplies will take place Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4.
“The tax holiday weekend for back-to-school supplies is a great benefit for parents, families, students and teachers,” said Rep. Sobecki. “This is an excellent opportunity to relieve some of the financial burden from back-to-school shopping, while helping our communities focus on their families in an effort to keep Ohio’s promise of a better life and brighter future for everyone.”
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) issued a statement regarding the concurrence vote for House Bill (HB) 6, a bill to subsidize Ohio’s nuclear power plants and other high-production energy plants that service the Buckeye State.
Ohio state Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) voted no on the conference report for the Operating Budget (H.B. 166) today because of several components which hurts education, students, and taxpayers. She released the following statement:
“Despite increasing funding for wrap –around services and foster care, the final version of the Operating Budget voted on today contains several aspects which fail students and our children. First, instead of fully addressing the Academic Distress Commissions which were rushed into existence by the controversial H.B. 70, the house voted to kick the can down the road.
House Democratic lawmakers from across Ohio today sent a letter to Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose seeking information from his office about the impact of moving the 2020 presidential primary from March 10 to March 17, St. Patrick’s Day. See the letter below.
Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) today issued a statement following last night’s vote to temporarily avoid a government shutdown as Republican legislative leaders could not come to a compromise on state budget provisions.
State Rep. Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) released the following statement on the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots.