WOSU News Archives For: June 4, 2009

Religious Leaders Look to Higher Power to Save Social Safety Net

12:00AM
June
4, 2009

What would God do? Religious leaders suggest looking to a higher power to find ways to save social welfare programs.

Obama Appoints Great Lakes Czar

12:00AM
June
4, 2009

Throughout Ohio’s industrial history, Lake Erie has been used as a receptacle for waste – and only in the last few decades has there been a real effort to clean it up. Now the Obama administration has chosen a “Great Lakes” czar to focus those clean up efforts.

Critics Say Casino Advocates Mislead When Seeking Petition Signatures

12:00AM
June
4, 2009

Critics of a plan to authorize four gambling casinos in Ohio are charging that supporters are using mis-leading sales pitches to get the public to put the plan onto the ballot. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Department of Health Swine Flu/H1N1 Virus Update

12:00AM
June
4, 2009

The Ohio Department of Health is encouraging Ohioans to remain viligant as it relates to the swine flu. W-O-S-U’s Kim Fox has the story.

Ohio Senate Passes Pared-Down Budget

12:00AM
June
4, 2009

State budget revisions that restore funding to public charter schools and cut fees for hospitals and other struggling Ohio businesses have been approved by the OhioSenate.