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Sen. Gentile testifies in support of retired miners

May 28th, 2016

Times Leader COLUMBUS, Ohio Ohio Sen. Lou Gentile testified this week before the Ohio Senate’s Transportation, Commerce and Labor Committee in support of Senate Concurrent Resolution 17, which urges Congress to enact the bipartisan Miners Protection Act pending in the U.S. Senate. “Our retired coal miners have worked hard and have earned their pensions and […]

Mine training center funding approved for Harrison County

May 27th, 2016

“State Senator Lou Gentile’s efforts were instrumental in keeping the site in Harrison County.” By Kate Davison – Thursday, May 26th, 2016 HARRISON COUNTY, Ohio — It’s been a week since the state of Ohio announced it had secured funding to build a new, state-of-the-art mine safety training center in Harrison County. A capital budget […]

Senator Lou Gentile Pushes Tax Relief For Seniors

May 11th, 2016

Bill removes homestead exemption income limit for seniors and disabled COLUMBUS, Ohio – Today, State Senator Lou Gentile (D-Steubenville) gave sponsor testimony in the Ohio Senate’s Ways and Means Committee on Senate Bill 122. This bill would remove the income limit of $31,500, allowing all seniors and disabled Ohioans to apply for the homestead exemption […]