WOSU News Archives For: March 30, 2009

US Senator Wants More Access To Clinical Trials.

12:00AM
March
30, 2009

When cancer treatments fail, patients can turn to clinical trials as a last hope for a cure or remission. However, many insurance companies do not cover either the clinical trials or the routine care costs that can accompany them. US Senator Sherrod Brown has introduced a bill which he hopes will expand access to clinical trials.

Among Life’s Milestones – A Daughter’s First Birthday

Andrew Grant Thomas and his daughter Lola
12:00AM
March 30, 2009

There are many personal milestones in life a high school graduation, your first job.. marriage. WOSU Commentator Andrew Grant Thomas just celebrated once such milestone – the start of his daughter’s second trip around the sun.

Lawmakers Face Deadline For Transportation Budget.

12:00AM
March
30, 2009

Lawmakers made big changes in the $7,600,000,000 Ohio Department of Transportation budget between the House and the Senate. And now, with a deadline looming before the budget needs to be passed, lawmakers are hitting some bumps on the road to reconciliation of the two budgets.