Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
WOSU News Archives For: March 8, 2007
The discount bus carrier megabus.com says it’s reestablishing service to Columbus after a two-month run ended in failure just last year. Megabus offers express service to major cities in the Midwest through its Chicago hub. It’s trying to lure customers by offering fares as low as one dollar.
Advocates for Ohioans who have diabetes are hopeful that the state will follow the example of most of the rest of the nation in forcing insurance companies to cover diabetes supplies.
For the second time in a week, Ohio legislators are debating U.S. foreign policy. Earlier, they debated the war in Iraq and whether Ohio should accept war refugees. Now, lawmakers are looking at a proposal to force Ohio pension funds to dump stock in foreign corporations that do business with Iran.