WOSU News Archives For: September 23, 2009

Cap And Trade Bill Criticized At Columbus Event

12:00AM
September
23, 2009

A critic of so-called federal cap and trade climate legislation says it would cost Ohio 108,000 jobs. The head of a U.S. Chamber of Commerce energy think tank also told a Columbus audience electricity prices would rise 60 percent if the bill becomes law.

Bexley Bans Texting While Driving

12:00AM
September
23, 2009

Bexley is the first city in Central Ohio to ban texting while driving. Council voted 6 to nothing to put the new law on the books. It takes effect on October 23rd.