Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For: June 26, 2007
The U.S. Senate Tuesday brought back the immigration bill. Senator George Voinovich played a key role.
Ohio voters won’t be voting after all on a constitutional amendment to water down the new statewide smoking ban.
For many years, Ohio has had a law requiring parents to buckle their children younger than age 4 into special car safety seats.
In Washington, lawmakers continue to debate a compromise immigration bill. The Central Ohio economy relies more and more on immigrant labor. A glance in a restaurant kitchen or onto a roof being replaced confirms this. WOSU Commentator Jerolyn Barbee says the real winners in the immigration debate may not be who you think they are.