State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) Wednesday announced the unanimous passage in the Senate of House Bill (HB) 4, his bipartisan bill alongside Rep. Tracy Richardson (R-Marysville) to help streamline the process of developing industry-recognized credential and certificate programs. This is both Rep. Robinson’s first bill as a legislator, and his first to pass both chambers to become law.
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today announced an upcoming town hall meeting on Monday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Glenwillow Village Hallin Glenwillow, Ohio. Rep. Robinson is also holding his monthly Robinson Roundtable in-district open office hours on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Mayfield Public Library in Mayfield Village, Ohio.
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) holds in-district office hours, or “Robinson Roundtables,” on the second Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., giving constituents the opportunity to meet either one-on-one or in small groups with Rep. Robinson and discuss the issues that matter to them and their families. Robinson Roundtables are always at one of the six Cuyahoga County Public Libraries in Ohio House District 6.
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today announced several public, in-district events, including his upcoming “Robinson Roundtable” open office hours on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Independence Public Library, as well as a Veteran’s Day Town Hall, Monday, November 11, at 6:30 p.m. in the Gates Mills Community Building in Gates Mills, Ohio.
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today announced the beginning of a new series of town hall meetings he is holding throughout House District 6. The first of these town halls will be held on October 30th at 7:00 PM at Broadview Heights City Hall.
The District 6 Town Hall tour is part of Rep. Robinson’s effort to reach out to the communities of District 6 and fulfill his goal of holding a town hall in all 17 communities of the district. The goal is to hold one town hall per month over the next year. For 2019, town halls will be held in Broadview Heights, Gates Mills, and Glenwillow. Future announcements will give details on the 2020 town halls.
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today announced the cancelation of the Robinson Roundtable previously scheduled for this Saturday, October 12 at 10:00 a.m. at the Gates Mills Public Library. Robinson said he will not be able to attend due to a scheduling conflict.
House Democratic lawmakers today held a press conference detailing the next steps of their Ohio Promise legislative campaign. Democrats said safety and security issues, including commonsense gun safety, are top priorities as the state legislature returns for its fall session dates.
“We need to take action on gun safety to keep our kids and communities safe while also respecting our fundamental rights as Americans,” said Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon). “More than 90 percent of Ohioans support these commonsense measures. That’s why we’re calling on House leaders to begin hearings immediately.”
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today announced the installation of cameras in four additional House hearing rooms, signaling the completion of a major project to offer live coverage of all House committee meetings for the first time, fulfilling a long-time Democratic priority of a more open and transparent committee process.
State Reps. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) today released the following statement regarding the Ohio Supreme Court’s controversial split ruling that the state did not overstep its constitutional authority when it sought to block local hiring laws around the state:
“Maintaining Ohio’s status as a Home Rule state and supporting local communities is one of my top concerns that propelled me to run for office. It’s troubling that some of the same people who advocate for state’s rights to federal power show inconsistency in supporting local community’s rights to state power,” said Rep. Robinson. “Cities, towns, and villages have the right to help aid efforts to hire locally and support the members of their communities.”
State Rep. Phil Robinson (D-Solon) yesterday evening held a community town hall in Walton Hills as his last stop on the Ohio Promise Town Hall Tour, a statewide legislative town hall series hosted by House Democratic members. The purpose of the tour is to hear from constituents in their districts about their most pressing concerns, answer questions, and discuss the state budget, bipartisan priorities, and a number of recent Democratic-led, legislative wins for working people and families.