Entries by Jena Powell

Powell to Host Town Hall in Greenville

COLUMBUS – State Rep. Jena Powell today announced she will be hosting a town hall on Monday, October 4, 2021, in Greenville. The event will be held at EUM Church (1451 Sater Street) from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. “’I’m excited for the opportunity to share an update on the state with my constituents,” said […]

Church Leaders Letter

Dear Church leaders, I hope this letter finds you well. The last year has been quite eventful. Many of you changed the way you serve, preach, and worship. But the beauty remains that we still worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in good times and bad. In a world where lies are being spoken […]

Rep. Powell In The News!

The Daily Advocate: Powell, Schmidt introduce Prosecuting Trafficking Proceeds Act Columbus Dispatch: Two Ohio bills would ban transgender girls from female sports WKBN: Proposed law would not allow transgender girls to compete in women’s sports in Ohio ABC 6/Fox 28: Ohio lawmakers push bill that bans transgender athletes from female sports teams WLWT 5: 2 Ohio bills would ban transgender athletes […]

PRESS RELEASE: Powell, Schmidt Introduce Prosecuting Trafficking Proceeds Act

COLUMBUS – State Reps. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) and Jean Schmidt (R-Loveland) last week introduced House Bill 276, legislation that aims to better target pimps and traffickers and aid in the fight against human sex trafficking in Ohio. The bill prohibits an individual from knowingly receiving money or anything of value from a prostitute that was […]

Powell Cosponsors Legislation Prohibiting Vaccine Passports

COLUMBUS – State Rep. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) recently cosponsored legislation that prohibits vaccine passports. “We’ve witnessed unprecedented government overreach during the course of the pandemic, and vaccine passports are another extreme method of stripping Ohioans of their freedom,” said Powell. “Showing proof of COVID-19 vaccination is an invasion of privacy and prohibits individuals from exercising […]

Powell Gives Testimony on IVF Fraud Act

COLUMBUS – State Rep. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) yesterday gave sponsor testimony on House Bill 64, legislation that combats fertility fraud in Ohio. The bill creates the crime of fraudulent assisted reproduction, making it a third degree felony for a licensed health care professional to purposely or knowingly use human reproductive material from a donor without the […]

Powell supports ‘Promise to America’s Children’

COLUMBUS — State Rep. Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) on Monday signed her support to The Promise to America’s Children, a collaborative effort between the Family Policy Alliance, The Heritage Foundation, and Alliance Defending Freedom that outlines 10 guiding principles to protect children in America. The goal of the initiative is to rally support for legislation that […]

Solutions through policy, not violence

Growing up on our family farm, I didn’t go to the city much. We lived a joyful and contented childhood, playing in the woods and farming the land my ancestors farmed. I started reading books and learning about the heroic men and women of the past. I was enamored by historical figures who sacrificed for […]