Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
WOSU News Archives For: August 12, 2009
About three quarters of corn growers in Ohio harvest genetically modified corn. Growers tend to like this type of crop because it requires less pesticide. Now, that number might increase further. The EPA just approved a new type of corn that Monsanto calls a game-changing technology’.
A Columbus City Council Member says she wants to know more about the police investigation procedures that led to the 18-month imprisonment of Derris Lewis.
U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown held a health care reform forum at Ohio State Wednesday. More than 400 people showed up, but at least 100 of them were not allowed inside. WOSU attended the town hall-style meeting.
State Sen. Jon Husted has filed a lawsuit asking the Ohio Supreme Court to order the dismissal of a compliant alleging he does not live in the Dayton-area city where he votes in elections.
Republican State Senator John Husted says the delayed ruling in his residency case has dragged on so long, the case should be dropped altogether. The dispute is now in the hands of the Ohio Supreme Court. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen explains.