Ohio Report for Friday, July 1, 2016 House Report

Summer Hearings Likely For PUCO Nominee; Top Committee Democrat ‘Not Impressed'

Senate leaders are making plans to hold summer confirmation hearings on Gov. John Kasich's recent appointment to the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

Shortly after Democratic attorney M. Howard Petricoff was named to the PUCO last week, Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina) instructed the Senate Public Utilities Committee to hold hearings following concerns from Republicans.


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