WOSU News Archives For: December 31, 2008

Debate Begins Over Whether to Raise Taxes in Ohio

31, 2008

Ohio’s top political leaders keep insisting they won’t raise taxes to help plug an estimated 7 billion dollar state government budget shortfall ….but that’s alarming some social welfare activists.

Ohio Leaders Brace For 2009 Economy.

December 31, 2008

Ohio’s economy struggled through-out 2008. Factories closed, more workers lost jobs, state tax revenues declined. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen today concludes his series on politics and government today with a look at the state’s economy.