WOSU News Archives For: April 4, 2008

Brown Accuses Senate Republicans of Betraying Middle Class

12:00AM
April
4, 2008

Ohio Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown is blasting Republicans for blocking a proposal that he says would help Ohio families keep their homes.

Debate Deepens over Electric Deregulation

12:00AM
April
4, 2008

A highly-complex debate continues in the Ohio legislature over whether to continue regulation of electricity rates.

Ohio Tobacco Money On Hold

12:00AM
April
4, 2008

The Ohio Tobacco Prevention Foundation is not willing to give the governor and legislative leaders millions of dollars to help fund a $1.5 billion economic stimulus package.

Ohio Keno Dispute Prompts Legislation

12:00AM
April
4, 2008

A state senator has introduced a measure to prevent the Ohio Lottery from offering Keno and similar games, to stop Governor Strickland’s plan to use Keno to raise the funds to plug a looming budget deficit. But he’s finding opposition in an outspoken member of his own party.