Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
WOSU News Archives For: July 18, 2006
Ohio State University scientists are collecting wasps. They classify and study them, learning their evolutionary history and discovering new species. In particular, they collect parasitic wasps, which are important for agriculture as natural and sustainable pest control. Scientists travel the globe in search of these wasps, but they also do a lot of their collecting just around the corner.
As a legislative committee gets ready Wednesday to consider a plan to cut the Ohio income tax on capitol gains. Think tanks on the left of the political spectrum are offering several arguments against it. They say the only major impact will be to put more money into the pockets of the rich. But one of Ohio’s top legislative leaders says it will help Ohio’s economy grow.