Lobbyist Testimony

Volunteers serving on the League's State Lobby Corps follow legislation pertaining to our state and national public policy positions. Our volunteer lobbyists and specialists work in coalition with other advocacy organizations, meet with legislators, and present testimony before legislative committees.

Click here to read LWVO Testimony to the Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission

132nd General Assembly 2017-2018

State Budget

Government and Elections

Energy and Natural Resources

131st General Assembly 2015-2016


Energy and Natural Resources

Election Administration

Clean Water


Reproductive Health Rights

Tax Shift

Juvenile Justice

  • LWVO Juvenile Justice specialist Jean Byrd coordinated with our coalition partners at the Juvenile Justice Coalition (JJC) on a coalition sign-on letter urging funding cuts in HB 64 to the Department of Youth Services (DYS) to be reinvested in local community youth services

Gun Control

130th General Assembly 2013-2014


Elections and Voting

Judicial Independence

Energy and Natural Resources

Human Trafficking

Gun Control

Selected Testimony, 129th General Assembly 2011-2012

Elections and Voting

Additional Information

Energy and Natural Resources

Justice and Community Safety




Background Information on League Opposition to Amended Sub. HB136