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Ohio Storms “The Hill”

The Buckeye state was well-represented in Washington D.C. at the 2015 Arts Advocacy Day on March 24th. More than 40 arts advocates from Ohio attended, making our state’s delegation the biggest and best of all the states. Arts Advocacy Day … Continue reading

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Senate Standing Committees

On January 23, 2015, Senate President Keith Faber made the following appointments to the Senate Standing Committees: Agriculture: Republicans:  Hite (Chair), Uecker (Vice Chair), Beagle, Burke, Gardner, Manning, and Peterson  Democrats: Gentile (Ranking Member), Cafaro and Skindell Civil Justice: Republicans:  Bacon (Chair), … Continue reading

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OHIO HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEES

On January 21, 2015, Speaker Cliff Rosenberger made the following appointments to the House Standing Committees. Agriculture & Rural Development Republican: Chair Hill, B., Vice Chair Burkley, T., Boose, T., Buchy, J., Hagan, C., Kraus, S., LaTourette, S., Retherford, W.,Rezabek, J., Ruhl, M., Schaffer, T., Thompson, A., Vitale, N., Zeltwanger, P. Democrat: Ranking Member Patterson, J., Cera, … Continue reading

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Ohio House Committee Leaders Announced

On January 12, 2015 House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger and Minority Leader Fred Strahorn announced the Chairs, Vice Chairs and Ranking minority members of Ohio House standing committees. The total number of standing committees increased by two.  There is one new committee, … Continue reading

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Ohio Senate and House Select Leaders

Republican and Democratic caucuses in the Ohio Senate and House have selected their leadership teams for the upcoming 131st Ohio General Assembly.  They will be officially elected when the legislature convenes in January 2015.  Those tapped for leadership positions are … Continue reading

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The Arts are a Driving Force in Lancaster, Ohio

Posted by: Linda Woggon on July 28, 2014 In communities across Ohio, the arts are helping increase quality of life and drive economic development. Last week I had the good fortune of observing this in Lancaster, Ohio. Barbara Hunzicker, a … Continue reading

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2014 Alene Valkanas State Arts Advocacy Award Winner

Donna S. Collins currently serves as Executive Director of Ohio Citizens for the Arts (OCA) and the Ohio Alliance for Arts Education (OAAE) with offices in Columbus, Ohio. As a leader in the advocacy and arts education fields, Collins has … Continue reading

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