WOSU News Archives For: December 18, 2008

Ohio Auditor: State Lost $300 Million from Medicaid

12:00AM
December
18, 2008

A new audit shows Ohio has not completely followed Medicaid system recommendations that could have saved the state $300 million in the past two years.

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Director Resigns

12:00AM
December
18, 2008

The embattled head of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Helen Jones-Kelley, has resigned from her post. The resignation comes after she was found to have improperly used state computers to access personal information.

Mandatory Child Booster Seats Passed by Legislature

12:00AM
December
18, 2008

Ohio drivers who don’t put their children – ages 4 to 8 – into special booster seats before they’re buckled up could soon face traffic tickets.