It may be in the upper 80s today, but the state and local communities are already thinking about the coming winter. And they’re looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold.
How the General Assembly Elects a Speaker of the House
John A. Husted â€“ 99th Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives â€“ answers the question: How does the General Assembly of Ohio elect a Speaker of the House?
The House of Representatives elects the Speaker of the House on the first day of every new session. Each party nominates a candidate. There is usually some degree of consensus within each party’s leadership as to who the favored candidate will be. Whoever receives a simple majority of the votes is elected.