Stinziano Named Top Democrat On New House Judiciary Committee

COLUMBUS, Ohio – State Rep. Michael Stinziano has been named the Ranking Minority Member on the newly created House Judiciary Committee.

As the Ranking Member, Stinziano, recently re-elected to a second two-year term in the Ohio House, is the top Democratic member on the standing House committee  with jurisdiction on legal matters, consolidating the previous session’s multiple committees overseeing legal and judiciary issues.

“The rule of law is very important,” said Stinziano, a Columbus Democrat. “We need to do all we can to strengthen that rule of law in Ohio and I look forward to leading the work on that.”

An attorney, Stinziano was also named to serve on the House Public Utilities Committee and the House Insurance Committee.