Colleagues take House floor to congratulate Gen. Stivers
Jessica Wehrman Dispatch Washington Bureau @JessicaWehrman
WASHINGTON — For a few brief moments today, the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives became the Steve Stivers show.
In a surprise for Stivers, R-Upper Arlington, a handful of his colleagues in the Ohio congressional delegation paid tribute to the four-term lawmaker for his recent promotion from colonel to brigadier general in the Ohio National Guard.
Reps. Pat Tiberi, R-Genoa Township; Joyce Beatty, D-Jefferson Township; Brad Wenstrup, R-Cincinnati; Jim Renacci, R-Wadsworth; Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, and Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, each gave brief speeches in honor of Stivers at the start of the …