Tom Brinkman Republican Lawmakers Propose Allowing Concealed Carry Without Permits By Associated Press • Mar 29, 2019 Eric Gay / Associated Press Law-abiding Ohioans age 21 and older could legally carry hidden firearms without getting a permit under a proposal introduced by House Republicans and supported by GOP Gov. Mike DeWine. GOP Bill Would Allow Parents To Deny Transgender Children's Transition By Karen Kasler • Jun 25, 2018 Ohio House Two Ohio Republican lawmakers introduced a bill that they say would protect the rights of parents who oppose efforts to help their transgender children transition. But LGBTQ rights groups have come out strongly against the proposal. "Right To Work" Bill Introduced In Ohio Legislature By Jo Ingles (Ohio Public Radio) • Dec 2, 2015 ohiostatehouse.org A bill has been introduced in the Ohio legislature that would, if passed, make Ohio a so-called "right to work" state for private businesses.