OUR ADVOCACY

The ORA is the largest statewide association with a full-time lobbyist, solely dedicated to protecting the interests of the Ohio restaurant and foodservice industry.

Whether it’s the Ohio General Assembly or state agencies that regulate the restaurant business, we’re actively engaged in many coalitions to protect you and your business as we influence laws and regulations in an ever-changing political environment.


Stay connected and informed through our Local Restaurant Alliances and grassroots campaigns, receive timely updates on bills and issues pending in Ohio, and connect with government contacts at the local, state and national level.

ORA POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

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The Ohio Restaurant PAC enables restaurants and other allies in the foodservice industry to help elect candidates from both parties to the Ohio General Assembly who are supportive of the free enterprise system and businesses.

CLICK HERE to learn more and how to make a contribution

To answer your questions on local and statewide policies and issues, contact

ORA Director of Government Affairs Joe Rosato at 614-246-0130 or jrosato@ohiorestaurant.org