NFIB Ohio Endorses Andy Thompson for State Representative

MARIETTA – The National Federation of Independent Businesses of Ohio has endorsed Andy Thompson for State Representative for the 95th House district. NFIB recognizes Rep. Andy Thompson’s proven leadership in facilitating legislation that supports job growth and small business development. Representative Thompson knows the impact that small businesses have on our economy and is committed […]

State Representative Andy Thompson, named Friend of Agriculture

MARIETTA – State Rep. Andy Thompson (R – Marietta) has been named a “Friend of Agriculture” by the Ohio Farm Bureau for his re-election to the 95th Ohio House District. This award is in recognition of Rep. Thompson’s unwavering support of Ohio’s number one industry, employing about 60,000 Ohioans, agriculture. Thompson received the award at […]

House Committee Hearing Looks at “War On Coal”

WOUB Public Media NPR By Bethany Venable and Fred Kight Published Tue, Jul 31, 2012 12:59 pm Dateline St. Clairsville, OH Updated Wed, Aug 1, 2012 11:03 am Pro-coal politicians converged on St. Clairsville Tuesday to bash President Obama for his, quote, “energy failures.” The United States House Sub-committee field hearing drew the attention of […]

Thuggery At Its Best

I have now had two well-attended town hall meetings and countless private and small group meetings since SB5 was introduced.  In all instances, the teachers, ODOT employees, policemen, and other public workers I have met have been respectful while opposing my support for this legislation.  They have passionately explained their positions, and on all occasions […]