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Why Masks Work

By |July 10th, 2020|Categories: Healthcare, Issues|

It’s Science Friday! Please enjoy this informational video about masks. As we have gathered information in real time and scientists have had time to test various theories, we now know that a proper fitting mask reduces the spread of this sneaky, stealthy virus. In light of the recent increases...

Ohio House Democratic Caucus Campaign Staff Unionize with United Food & Commercial Workers Local 75

By |July 9th, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Democracy, Economy, Issues, Labor, Unions|

Congratulations to the Ohio House Democrats caucus campaign staff! They are one of the first caucus staffs to unionize around the entire country. I stand committed to organized labor, and am excited that these campaign workers will now be able to enjoy the benefits of collective bargaining. Ohio House Democratic Caucus Campaign Staff Unionize with [...]

Preble County teen drawing attention with chalk sidewalk spectacle

By |June 25th, 2020|Categories: Campaign|Tags: , , |

Check out this local, young lady and her impressive sidewalk art! https://www.wdtn.com/news/local-news/preble-county-teen-drawing-attention-with-chalk-sidewalk-spectacle/   Preble County teen drawing attention with chalk sidewalk spectacle Leah Jonas, 15, has turned the sidewalk in front of her East Cherry Street home into her canvas, creating chalk drawings of popular cartoon characters.

Amy Cox Is Endorsed By OCSEA AFSCME Local 11

By |June 23rd, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Democracy, Economy, Endorsements, Issues, Labor, Unions|Tags: , , , , |

Our campaign is delighted to receive news that we have been endorsed by the Ohio Civil Service Employees Association, AFSCME Local 11. OCSEA represents approximately 27,000 state and local government employees in virtually every county across the state of Ohio. I am excited and honored for the chance to represent the hard working brothers and [...]

Thank you Montgomery County Dems for Your Endorsement!

By |June 18th, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Democracy, Endorsements|Tags: , , |

Thank you Montgomery County Democratic Party for your endorsement. From their press release: "We are proud to endorse Amy Cox For Ohio State Representative to represent Ohio House District 43! (Preble County, Eaton, Trotwood, New Lebanon, Farmersville, Camden) How are issues like education, healthcare, jobs, justice reform, and the environment all connected? To the people [...]

Why Racism Is a Public Health Crisis

By |June 17th, 2020|Categories: Campaign|Tags: |

Leader Emilia Sykes interviewed here in ELLE Magazine (US) explains why #RacismIsAPublicHealthCrisis.‬ ‪“Racism is the systemic oppression of people who are deemed inferior, and the result of that is detrimental to people's health.”‬ ‪Read the full interview👇‬ https://www.elle.com/culture/career-politics/a32872353/emilia-sykes-racism-public-health-crisis/

We are in the midst of the largest civil rights movement in history – Black Lives Matter

By |June 10th, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Democracy, Issues|Tags: |

We are in the midst of the largest civil rights movement in history. People from small towns all over the United States to large cities around the world have come out to demand an end to police brutality and social injustices against Black Americans. It’s long past time to change our racist and oppressive system [...]

These Are Historic Times We Are In

By |June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Campaign|

These are historic times we are in. We have this convergence of old ideas (and the fear those ideas cultivate) with a brave new world of technology which has no doubt brought the world closer together. We are in fact evolving as a society at this critical point in time. We do know from studying [...]

Grocery Workers Union Estimates 3,257 Members Infected With Coronavirus

By |May 23rd, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Economy, Issues, Labor, Unions|Tags: , , , |

Be safe out there everyone. Wearing a mask when you enter someone’s work space is a sign of respect and courtesy. If you have a valid reason not to wear a mask, there’s no need to explain yourself especially now. We all need to get in and get out so these workers can get through [...]

EMILY’s List, The Country’s Biggest Resource for Women in Politics Just Endorsed Our Campaign

By |April 22nd, 2020|Categories: Campaign, Democracy, Endorsements, Issues|Tags: , , |

I hope you’re doing well during this challenging time. I know I’ve been fatigued from the overwhelmingly grim news, so today, I’m reaching out to share something exciting: EMILY’s List, the country’s biggest resource for women in politics, just endorsed our campaign for the Ohio Statehouse! EMILY’s List works to ensure that women have the [...]

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