WOSU News Archives For: April 16, 2007

Columbus City Council makes new appointment and re-appoints two other members

12:00AM
April
16, 2007

Columbus City Council members filled its last vacant seat Monday night by appointing Democrat Hearcel Craig. But the appointment follows severe accusations that city council ignores Ohio’s Sunshine Laws and makes secret appointments.

Labor Union Wants Paid Sick Leave for More Workers

12:00AM
April
16, 2007

Ohio voters might decide next year whether most employers are required to offer some paid sick leave time to their workers.

National Weather Service Official Says Climate Models Have Drawbacks For Forecasters.

12:00AM
April
16, 2007

An estimated 100 people turned out at the Ohio Statehouse during the week-end to draw attention to climate change. The demonstration was part of a larger national effort to gain popular support for so-called “green” policies to reduce global warming. While recent climate reports indicate average temperatures are rising. One National Weather Service official says he’s skeptical about climate predictions and extrapolations of current trends.

Columbus City Council set to name new member

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12:00AM
April 16, 2007

Amid controversy over its process, Columbus City Council tonight is set to name a new member.