The Obama administration is expected soon to decide whether to increase the number of salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. The move could mean more money in workers’ pockets. But some policy experts say the change will have negative effects on businesses.
Ohio Attorney General Suing 10 Paint Manufacturers
Ohio’s attorney general has begun the legal process of suing ten paint manufacturers. Marc Dann wants to take the companies to court for damages caused by lead paint that was used half a century ago.
The lawsuit is just the latest round in a complex legal fight over whether this type of lawsuit should be banned. Statehosue correspondent Bill Cohen has details.