The Obama administration is expected soon to decide whether to increase the number of salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. The move could mean more money in workers’ pockets. But some policy experts say the change will have negative effects on businesses.
Columbus southside manufacturing plant adds jobs
The head of Hirschvogel, Mark Hoosier, announced the German-based company will invest 10-million dollars in its Columbus operation and add 46 new jobs.
The manufacturer of forged metal auto parts will get tax incentives from both the city and the state. Tonya Barnett of the State Development Department says Ohio will give the company about 160-thousand dollars.
The proposed city tax abatements need council approval.