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Rep. Bishara W. Addison

Democrat - OH - 9th district

Limited Government Rating

2022: 16.67%

Ratings by Policy Category

50.00%

33.33%

33.33%

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11.11%

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Lawmaker Position

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.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted for Limited Government

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

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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.

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Voted for Limited Government

Increasing Government Dependency by Expanding Medicaid Under Obamacare to Include Coverage of Doula Services.

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Voted against Limited Government

Expanding Cronyism and Out-of-Control Spending through a Bloated Capital Projects Budget that Provides over $600 million in Subsidies to Intel Corporation.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

Reducing Bureaucratic Red Tape to Building and Development by Establishing an Expedited Appeals Process for Permitting Decisions.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

Expanding Cronyism by Hiking Subsidies and Payouts Under the Historic Building and Opportunity Zone Tax Credit Programs.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted for Limited Government

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

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Voted for Limited Government

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

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Voted for Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

Slightly Reducing the State's Overreaching Cosmetology Licensing Mandates.

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Voted for Limited Government

Reducing Unemployment Insurance Fraud through Multiple New Verification Requirements.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

Increasing Health Insurance Premiums by Mandating All Policies Provide Additional Mammography Coverages.

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted against Limited Government

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

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Voted for Limited Government

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