WOSU News Archives For: September 5, 2008

Franklin County budget fairs well in whirlwind of deficits

12:00AM
September
5, 2008

Cuyahoga County said today it faces an $18 million budget deficit by year’s end. And the City of Columbus expects a huge budget gap. As deficits swirl around Ohio, WOSU reports how Franklin County looks in the midst of big shortfalls.

Abandoned Sick Leave Campaign was Costly

12:00AM
September
5, 2008

Some Ohio labor unions, anti-poverty groups, and others Thursday dropped their campaign for a ballot issue that would require many Ohio businesses to offer workers at least seven paid sick leave days a year.