COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced that a sales tax holiday is set to be held the first weekend of August. The intent of the sales tax holiday, as established by legislation approved earlier this year, is to provide parents with some tax relief during back-to-school shopping in preparation for the new school year and to stimulate economic activity for Ohio’s retailers.
COLUMBUS— State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) will hold open office hours in Lisbon on Thursday, August 3, 2017. Ginter represents Ohio’s 5th House District, which encompasses all of Columbiana County.
This coming week, Columbiana County will host its 172nd county fair, taking place at the fairgrounds from July 31st through August 6th. Since the first fair in 1845, the storied event has hosted a number of unique attractions, from horse buggy competitions to ostrich races. While those kinds of activities may no longer take place today, the Columbiana County Fair continues its long tradition of being a family-friendly environment for all.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) will hold open office hours in the district on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Ginter represents Ohio’s 5th House District, which encompasses all of Columbiana County.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) announced that the Ohio House has taken the last step to finalize Ohio’s state operating budget, including an override of 11 of Governor Kasich’s 47 vetoes.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) yesterday applauded the passage of Senate Bill 9 by the Ohio House of Representatives, which would create a sales tax holiday during the first weekend of August 2017.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today welcomed U.S. Navy veteran Robert Bertschy from East Liverpool to speak in the Ohio House Ways and Means Committee about House Bill 24, legislation that modifies tax exemption laws to allow certain veterans’ organizations to be exempt from federal taxation and to exclude property that is not used primarily for meeting, administration and the provision of programs to past and present members of the United States Armed Forces.
In recent years, the United States Drug Enforcement Agency has sponsored National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which serves to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible method to dispose of prescription drugs. The 13th occurrence of this event will take place this year on Saturday, April 29th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Within the 5th Ohio House District, there will be two locations at which you can dispose of unneeded or expired prescription drugs—the East Liverpool City Hospital Main Entrance (425 W. Fifth Street) or the Salem Regional Medical Center Professional Services Building (2094 E. State Street).
COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) recently appointed Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) to the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood (OCF).
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced Cassidy Varagliotti as the 5th House District winner of the 2017 Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition.