STRONG Ohio DeWine's Gun Violence Bill Gets Many Questions At First Hearing By Karen Kasler • Nov 5, 2019 Karen Kasler Democratic state senators had lots of questions for the sponsor of Gov. Mike DeWine’s proposed gun violence bill at its first hearing. DeWine Hopes "Stand Your Ground" Not Part Of Compromise To Pass His Gun Violence Bill By Karen Kasler • Oct 30, 2019 Daniel Konik A quarter of the Ohio House – all Republicans – have signed on to a new “stand your ground” self-defense bill introduced last week. Sponsor Of DeWine's Gun Bill Defends Proposal, Saying It Will Pass By Karen Kasler • Oct 21, 2019 Karen Kasler The sponsor of Gov. Mike DeWine’s gun violence proposal said it's a plan that can pass - though it's getting criticism for not including mandatory background checks or a red flag gun seizure law. DeWine Stands Strong On Gun Violence Package, Even After Mixed Reviews By Karen Kasler • Oct 11, 2019 Daniel Konik Gov. Mike DeWine says he’s confident his STRONG Ohio gun violence package will be enacted into law, in spite of the chilly reception he’s gotten from both Republicans and Democrats. Lawmakers Take Aim At DeWine's "STRONG Ohio" Gun Violence Package By Karen Kasler • Oct 11, 2019 Gov. Mike DeWine’s package of proposals to reduce gun violence through mental health and gun policy changes is getting mixed reviews.