Sean O'Brien (Democrat)

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ResidenceCortland, OH
EducationThe University of Akron School of Law Edinboro University, Undergraduate Work Kennedy Catholic High School
EmployerSean J. O'Brien
Attorney at Law

State Rep. 63rd District
FamilyMaria O'Brien (spouse)
Gillian & Paige (daughters)
Family in office?Tim O'Brien, currently serves on the Yankee Lake Village Council
Reasons for runningAs a representative for the 63 district, I feel we have made great strides in obtaining my core objectives. However, I feel that my work is not done, and I need to continue the work I have begun. My core objectives have been as follows:
-Promoting economic development and job creation via legislation
-Fighting for the middle class families and their values
-Delivering funding for local communities
-Advocating for progressive preventative and treatment options to combat growing narcotics usage in our community
-Ensuring that those most volatile in our communities, seniors and veterans, are protected and cared for
-Supporting the Youngstown Air Force Reserve Base, as well as the Youngstown Airport and Community Council.
-Ensuring reasonable and common sense legislation regulating injection wells
Priorities My priorities if elected, will continue to be my core objectives. These core objectives are the reason why I am running for senate, and what I believe are the most important issues facing my district today.
-Promoting economic development and job creation via legislation
-Fighting for the middle class families and their values
-Delivering funding for local communities
-Advocating for progressive preventative and treatment options to combat growing narcotics usage in our community
-Ensuring that those most volatile in our communities, seniors and veterans, are protected and cared for
-Supporting the Youngstown Air Force Reserve Base, as well as the Youngstown Airport and Community Council.
-Ensuring reasonable and common sense legislation regulating injection wells
Qualifications-Extensive legislative experience while serving in the House of Representatives
-I have successfully forged relationships with those in Columbus while serving in the House of Representatives, many of whom are now serving in the Senate. For this reason, I believe that I can go in and beginning working for my district on day one, without a learning curve.
-Former Asst. County Prosecutor under Dennis Watkins
-Licensed Ohio Attorney
Authored the following pieces of legislation:
-House Bills 143 (Brain concussion for children)
-House Bill 176 ( C & G Bill)
-House Bill 422 (Injection Well Bill)
-House Bill 336
Other impactful initiatives
-$1 M grant to reinvent recitisicsm
-Education Funding
-Proponent of Lordstown
-Cuba international business opportunities for local businesses
-Air Base-develop for sustainability and survive BRA
Positions on the issues I would like to discuss this during in my person interview.
Offices Sought State Rep. 63rd District (2010)
Offices Held State Rep. 63rd District (2011)