Donate

Rep. Mary Lightbody headshot

Rep. Mary Lightbody

Democrat - OH - 4th district

Limited Government Rating

2022: 10.42%

Ratings by Policy Category

25.00%

10.00%

50.00%

20.00%

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

Title

Lawmaker Position

Expanding Cronyism by Providing Employers with $25,000 in Income Tax Credits for Commercial Vehicle Operator Training Expenses.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening Individual Liberties by Prohibiting Local Bans on Tobacco and Alternative Nicotine Products.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Strengthening Property Rights and Maintaining Housing Affordability by Preventing All Local Governments from Imposing Rent Controls.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Strengthening Election Integrity through a Constitutional Amendment to Prohibit Non-Citizens from Voting in Local Elections.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Increasing Ohio Energy Production by Advancing Oil and Gas Drilling Beneath State-Owned Land.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Over-Criminalizing Cell Phone Usage While Driving by Changing Violations from a Secondary to Primary Offense.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Advancing Government Overreach through a New Mandate that Smoke Alarms in Private Homes Contain 10 Year Sealed Batteries.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening Individual Liberties by Authorizing Alcoholic Beverage Sales at Automotive Drag Racing Events.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted for Limited Government

Hiking Taxes on Nicotine Users by Authorizing an Additional Tax on Vaping Products in Cuyahoga County to Fund the Arts.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Ensuring Public and Charter Schools can Hire the Most Effective Educators by Extending their Flexibility to Employ Substitute Teachers based on their Own Education Standards.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Safeguarding Second Amendment Rights During States of Emergency by Prohibiting Firearm Seizures or Business Shutdowns.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Expanding Employment Opportunities and Combatting Lawsuit Abuse through Revisions to the State's Overtime Laws.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Combatting Lawsuit Abuse by Requiring Employees to Provide Written Consent to Being Named Plaintiffs in Overtime-Related Lawsuits.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Bolstering Innovation in the Financial Industry through the Creation of a "Regulatory Sandbox" Program.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted for Limited Government

Expanding Cronyism through Numerous Tax Credits and Carve-Outs to Government-Favored Industries and Property Owners.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Increasing Public Safety through a Constitutional Amendment Reforming how Bail Determinations are Made.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Providing Broad Tax Relief to Small Business Owners through a Mechanism that Allows Avoidance of the Federal $10k Cap on SALT Deductions.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Reducing Employment Barriers and Expanding Competition by Enacting Occupational Licensing Reciprocity.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Driving Up Health Insurance Premiums Through New Government Mandates Concerning the Calculation of Co-Pay Deductibles for Private Healthcare Plans.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Slightly Reducing the State's Overreaching Cosmetology Licensing Mandates.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted for Limited Government

Blocking the Seizure of Firearms without Due Process through "Extreme Risk Protection Orders".

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Protecting Property Owners from Excessive Taxation by Limiting the Ability of Local Governments to Contest Property Valuation.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening Property Rights by Holding Rioters Accountable for Damage and Injury.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening School Security by Permitting School Boards to Train and Arm Certain School Staff Members.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Providing Citizens and Lawmakers Greater Ability to Challenge Executive Branch Regulations and Actions.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Hiking Costs and Regulatory Burdens through New Licensing Mandates on Commercial Roofing Contractors.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening Property Rights through the Removal of Overreaching State Regulations on Ephemeral Streams.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Strengthening Individual Liberties by Preventing Localities from Infringing on the Right to Own or Carry Knives.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Strengthening Second Amendment Rights by Enacting "Constitutional Carry" Allowing Qualified Adults 21 and Older to Carry a Concealed Firearm without a Special Permit.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Reducing Costs and Expanding Access to Pharmaceutical Drugs by Authorizing Remote Dispensing Pharmacies.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted for Limited Government

Infringing Private Contracting Rights through Government Overreach into the Governance Practices of Private Homeowners Associations.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Reducing Frivolous Litigation by Providing Liability Protections to Camp Operators.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Reduce Voter Fraud by Strengthening Election Integrity through Voter ID and other Reforms to Mail-in-Voting.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Blocking a Ban on "Large Capacity Magazines" and a Mandate that Private Firearm Sales Undergo Background Checks through FFLs.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Spurring Economic Growth by Requiring State Agencies to Reduce their Regulations by 30% by 2025.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Reducing Unemployment Insurance Fraud through Multiple New Verification Requirements.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

No vote

Blocking a Mandate which Forces Private Firearm Businesses to Distribute Brochures to Customers on Firearm Laws and Regulations.

View Full Analysis ionicons-v5-a

Voted against Limited Government

Interested in using the ILA platform and data to build a scorecard of your own?

Email info@limitedgov.org to begin.

© 2024 Institute for Legislative Analysis. All Rights Reserved.