Ohio Democratic Party Statement Marking Anniversary of East Palestine Train Derailment
February 3, 2024
Columbus, OH – Today, Ohio Democratic Party Chair Elizabeth Walters released the following statement to mark the anniversary of the East Palestine train derailment.
“One year later, our hearts remain with the people of East Palestine as the community recovers from the fallout of the derailment. While there’s more work to be done, Ohio Democrats have worked bipartisanly to secure critical resources for East Palestine and to hold Norfolk Southern accountable. Ohio Democrats will continue fighting for every resident of East Palestine while also working to make our railways – and the communities they run through – safer for all Ohioans,” said Ohio Democratic Party Chair Elizabeth Walters.