Leland pushes for strong clean car standards

Resolution supporting federal Fuel Economy standards introduced in the Ohio House COLUMBUS— State Rep. David Leland (D-Columbus) today (Jan. 25) introduced a resolution to express support for strong Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards and clean car standards. The proposed…

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Letter: Fuel-efficiency rules provide jobs

I have introduced a resolution in the Ohio House opposing the rollback of federal fuel-efficiency standards for cars and trucks. Having these standards reduces our reliance on foreign oil and has been a catalyst for reducing pollution, saving consumers money…

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2017 DeSales Boys Soccer State Champions

2017 DeSales Boys Soccer State Champions

Exciting morning honoring the 2017 DeSales Boys Soccer State Champions. They were 22-0-1 with 0 goals scored against them in the playoffs. Special recognition to Head Coach Domenic Romanelli; winning 3 state championships out of 5 years as head coach.…

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Walker inducted into civil rights hall of fame

Blue Stockings player the first black in the major leagues “I look at it as a sort of a cautionary tale, because, remember, we had it right in 1884—an African American playing professional baseball…,” said Rep. David Leland (D., Columbus),…

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Democrats discuss budget at town hall

Leland wants to do away with Ohio’s marriage penalty, where couples with two incomes pay a higher income tax rate when filing jointly than if they filed separately. Franklin County’s six Democratic House members made a unique joint appearance for…

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Trump likely to hand DACA to Congress

Former Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Leland, now a state representative from Columbus, called Trump’s decision “a thoughtless and cruel act,” saying the United States would be “deporting hundreds of thousands of young people — who didn’t come here by…

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