With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
Ohio Attorney General Targets Predatory Lenders
Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann says he wants to pressure loan companies and mortgage brokers who prey on home buyers with bad credit or low incomes.
Dann also has won approval for additional positions. Funding for the new jobs won’t come from the taxpayers. Instead, a panel of state lawmakers has O-K’d Dann’s plan to use money collected from delinquent taxpayers, student borrowers and others who owe the state.