Today the House Finance and Appropriations Committee granted approval needed to authorize spending in H.B. 1 (Duffey). Gov. John Kasich praised committee members for acting expeditiously on the JobsOhio legislation and for attentively reviewing the merits of the bill.
"I am grateful that Chairman Amstutz and the members of the House Finance and Appropriations Committee have approved this key legislation so quickly. H.B. 1 must remain a priority, and I look forward to the full House of Representatives voting on this jobs-focused legislation very soon."
H.B. 1 is pending before the House floor.