State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today joined Democratic lawmakers to unveil the Ohio Promise, a blueprint to renew the Buckeye State’s promise of better jobs and brighter futures.
Today, state Senator Teresa Fedor (D-Toledo) and state Representatives Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo), Michael Sheehy (D-Toledo) and Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) welcomed remarks from Governor Mike DeWine signaling a renewed focus on addressing algae blooms and the health of Lake Erie.
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today announced the release of $1,732,990.39 in state funds to repair local infrastructure, support adult habilitation services and renovate classrooms at the University of Toledo.
“The Controlling Board is a committee of the legislature that is able to efficiently provide needed funds to local projects,” said Hicks-Hudson. “The following authorization from the state budget will help our community.”
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today announced two statewide scholarship opportunities available for college students pursuing careers in STEM fields and oil and natural gas industries.
The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) and Foundation are accepting first-time and renewal applications for a $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing careers in natural gas and the crude oil industry. Additionally, the Ohio Department of Transportation, Division of Opportunity Diversity and Inclusion, will to award three $1,000 scholarships for students pursuing careers in STEM related fields.
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today announced the release of over $8 million in state funds for campus renovations and job training programs at University of Toledo, entrepreneurial services with NextTech Ohio and patient unit upgrades at the Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital.
“I’m pleased to see the state support our Toledo community through the approval of these important projects,” said Hicks Hudson. “From infrastructure improvements, to expanding job training services, to ensuring our loved ones receive top of the line care, these investments will leave a lasting impact on our residents and their families.”
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today commemorated local leaders of Lucas County in receiving statewide MLK awards in recognition for their efforts to advance nonviolent social change.
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today urged the U.S. Senate to pass legislation to end the federal government shutdown, which currently threatens food security for thousands of Ohio children and families as federal funding for food assistance programs runs out.
State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) took the oath of office today during the opening session of the 133rd Ohio General Assembly at the Ohio Statehouse, officially beginning her first term as state lawmaker.
“I am excited to return to state government in order to serve the citizens of Toledo,” said Rep. Hicks-Hudson.