Local Firefighters hold presser to urge voters to vote "no" on Issue 2

LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) - Local firefighters held an afternoon press conference to urge a "no" vote on Issue 2.

Firefighters from North Olmsted, Rocky River, and Lakewood discussed the impact of Issue 2.

They shared stories from their communities about why Senate Bill 5/Issue 2 harms the people they serve. They believe Senate Bill 5/Issue 2 is an unfair policy that compromises their safety and the safety of their neighbors.

We Are Ohio is a citizen-driven, community-based, bipartisan coalition that has come together to vote down Issue 2 and repeal SB 5, the unfair attack on employee rights and worker safety.

We Are Ohio includes public and private sector workers and employees, police officers, firefighters, teachers, nurses, pastors, small business owners, Republicans and Democrats, local elected officials and business leaders, students, Moms, Dads, family members, and your neighbors.