February is here—the final full month of winter. Just six weeks from today, spring will make its official debut.
I hear from local leaders all over our state that they need more resources from the federal government to get through this pandemic. Their costs are up, while revenue is down. That’s why this week, I introduced the Direct Support for Communities Act, which would provide federal dollars directly to Ohio cities, towns, villages, and counties.
We were already dealing with an addiction crisis in Ohio before COVID-19, and this pandemic is only making it worse.