WOSU News Archives For: November 14, 2008

Recreation Center Closures Part of Mayor’s Prosposed 2009 Budget

12:00AM
November
14, 2008

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman proposed the city’s 2009 budget. The $643 million budget includes cuts to public services. Among those are closures to almost half of the city’s recreation centers.

Election 08 Continues in Ohio Supreme Court

12:00AM
November
14, 2008

Election 08 continues in the Ohio Supreme Court where the campaign of 15th congressional district hopeful Steve Stivers filed a lawsuit against the Secretary of State over how provisional ballots are counted.

Ohio Religious Leaders Push For Expansion Of Civil Rights.

12:00AM
November
14, 2008

About a hundred religious leaders across Ohio are pushing for an expansion of the state’s civil rights law that bans discrimination in housing, hiring, public accommodations, and credit. In addition to the current ban on discrimination based on race, gender, nationality, and religion…they want to add sexual orientation.