The director of a state prisons oversight committee says there appears to be legitimate concerns about the job a private vendor is doing feeding inmates in Ohio prisons.
How the General Assembly Elects a Speaker of the House
John A. Husted – 99th Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives – answers the question: How does the General Assembly of Ohio elect a Speaker of the House?
The House of Representatives elects the Speaker of the House on the first day of every new session. Each party nominates a candidate. There is usually some degree of consensus within each party’s leadership as to who the favored candidate will be. Whoever receives a simple majority of the votes is elected.