Republicans in the Ohio Senate are pushing for colleges to cut students’ costs by 5 percent and want the state to set up a drug prison where addicted inmates can get treatment.
Taft Could Sign Mental Health Parity Bill
There are indications that Ohio Governor Bob Taft might sign a bill that would require private health insurers to cover mental health problems the same way they do physical illnesses.
Taft has indicated in the past that he would not sign such a measure. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.