This video centers on the creation of the Civility Caucus within the Ohio Legislature. The Caucus is a bipartisan group dedicated to open debate and dialogue between members which is, by necessity, spirited yet wholly civil. We are attempting to reset those qualities which used to be the hallmark of effective legislatures. As a freshman legislator, I felt a sense of responsibility to work with all of my colleagues in a respectful manner while holding true to the values of the 99th District. I remain true to this credo.
The Geauga County Democratic Women’s Caucus cordially invites you to a town hall forum with candidates for State office:
Please join your neighbors for a frank discussion on the important issues facing voters this year.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (forum begins at 7 p.m.)
The Bainbridge Town Hall
17826 Chillicothe Road
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023 Read more.
Local State Rep. kicks off weekend showcasing Ashtabula County tourism
GENEVA, Ohio – Today, State Rep. John Patterson (D-Ashtabula) will kick off his inaugural “Weekend in Ashtabula” event, showcasing Ashtabula County’s tourism industry to members of Ohio’s state legislature.
“Tourism is a fundamental part of our regional economy, and I want to give lawmakers from all over the state the opportunity to see our beautiful county and burgeoning local businesses,” said Rep. Patterson. “From beaches and vineyards to camp grounds and hiking and biking trails, Ashtabula has a something for everyone.” Read more.