WOSU News Archives For: June 26, 2007

Voinovich on Immigration Bill: “Let’s have the courage to vote…”

12:00AM
June
26, 2007

The U.S. Senate Tuesday brought back the immigration bill. Senator George Voinovich played a key role.

No Vote in November on Smoking Ban

12:00AM
June
26, 2007

Ohio voters won’t be voting after all on a constitutional amendment to water down the new statewide smoking ban.

Calls for New Ohio Law to Require Booster Seats for Older Children

12:00AM
June
26, 2007

For many years, Ohio has had a law requiring parents to buckle their children younger than age 4 into special car safety seats.

Novel Immigration Plan: Boomer Trade

12:00AM
June
26, 2007

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.