COLUMBUS – State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) announced that the State Controlling Board approved $6 million to prepare for Ohio’s general election in November.
COLUMBUS- State Reps. Shayla L. Davis (D-Garfield Heights), Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) and Monique Smith (D-Fairview Park) issued a joint statement following the news of the leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft opinion that indicates the court’s conservative majority intends to overturn Roe V. Wade in the coming months.
COLUMBUS – Today, State Reps. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) and Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) condemned the first hearing of House Bill (HB) 598, extreme Republican legislation to completely ban access to abortion in Ohio without exception, in the House Government Oversight Committee
COLUMBUS –Today, Minority Whip Jessica E. Miranda (D-Forest Park) and Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) issued a statement voicing their outrage after Rep. Jean Schmidt made several appalling and insensitive comments about rape during House Bill (HB) 598’s hearing, her “trigger” ban legislation that would completely eliminate access to abortion in Ohio with no exceptions should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade.
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) issued a statement after the three-judge federal court panel’s decision last week regarding state legislative districts.
COLUMBUS – State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) announced today that the State Controlling Board approved over $230 million to support education in Ohio. Over $123 million was approved through the American Rescue Plan to expand professional development trainings for school staff and bolster the operation of Afterschool Child Enrichment (ACE) educational programs, which provide relief for learning loss caused by the pandemic.
COLUMBUS– State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) today issued a statement after the Ohio Supreme Court struck down the state legislative maps adopted by the Redistricting Commission on March 28.
COLUMBUS– Yesterday, State Reps. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) and Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) introduced legislation to create an eviction defense fund and establish a right to counsel for certain tenants facing eviction.
COLUMBUS– On Tuesday during Asian Services in Action’s legislative advocacy day, State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) gave remarks before members of Ohio’s Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community on House Bill (HB) 224, her legislation to create the Ohio Asian American and Pacific Islanders Commission and Office of Asian American and Pacific Islander Affairs in order to adequately address the needs of Ohio’s AAPI community.
COLUMBUS – State Rep. Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) announced that the State Controlling Board approved over $96 million in additional funding for the Bridge Formula Program from the recently passed federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.