WOSU News Archives For: February 5, 2009

Ohio Needs Sentencing Reform

12:00AM
February
5, 2009

As part of his budget proposal, Governor Strickland urges reforms to the prison system and sentencing guidelines as a way to save money. WOSU Commentator Andrew Grant Thomas says, reforms are needed just to be fair to all defendants.

Poll: Governor Strickland Remains Popular

12:00AM
February
5, 2009

A new poll in Ohio shows Gov. Ted Strickland’s popularity has jumped in the last two months. The Quinnipiac University survey finds Strickland has a 63% job approval rating compared with a 54% rating in early December.