This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
History: Tax Hikes Often Used in Times of Crisis
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With Ohio government facing a multi-billion dollar budget deficit, Governor Ted Strickland keeps talking about two ways to plug the money shortfall — slashing state spending and getting a bail-out from Washington. A third option – a tax increase — Strickland keeps down-playing. BUT – as statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports, if HISTORY is any indication, a tax hike is an option that the governor and Ohio lawmakers may have to resort to.
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