WOSU News Archives For: February 1, 2007

Voters share opinions of governor and school funding in recent poll

12:00AM
February
1, 2007

Nearly half of those responding to a new poll say they like the way Governor Strickland is doing his job. And while the approval rating for a proposed constitutional amendment on school funding is high, Ohioans say they want to know where the money will come from.

Road rage legislation proposed

12:00AM
February
1, 2007

A bill that would make road rage a specific crime in Ohio is now being considered in the state legislature.

Voters have conflicting views on school ballot issue

12:00AM
February
1, 2007

A new statewide poll shows Ohioans overwhelmingly favor spending more taxpayer money on poor schools, but that enthusiasm crumbles when they are asked if they would support a state tax increase to accomplish the goal.

Local school recognized for its healthy breakfast program

12:00AM
February
1, 2007

Fewer than half of Ohio schools offer breakfast. One of central Ohio’s school districts started a breakfast program and is being recognized for its nutritional benefits. Charlie Kozlesky is vice president of school and summer nutrition with the Children’s Hunger Alliance. Click on the icon to listen to the interview.