WOSU News Archives For: March 22, 2010

Red Light Cameras Get Support

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

Supporters and Opponents of red-light cameras in Columbus voiced their concerns last night at a hearing on a proposal to expand the photo red light system.

How Will Central Ohio’s Community Health Clinics Fare Under New Legislation?

A community health clinic on the Columbus West Side
12:00AM
March
22, 2010

The new health care law stands to benefit as many as 150,000 Franklin County residents who do not have health insurance. Some of them go to community health clinics for care. The head of a group of Columbus clinics says he expects the number of people visiting the community clinics will increase as access to health insurance becomes more widely available

Health Care Bill Will “Eventually” Bring Coverage to Hundreds of Thousands of Uninsured Ohioans

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

1.2 million adults in Ohio don’t have health insurance.

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown Prepared To Vote On House “Improvements”

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

Now that the health care debate has moved back to the senate, all eyes are on senators to see if they will accept the changes made by the house. Senator Sherrod Brown said he likes what he sees.

Ohio Tea Party Groups Propose Way for State to Opt Out of Federal Healthcare Reform

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

Ohio Tea Party groups are planning to propose a state constitutional amendment to allow Ohio to opt out of the health care bill passed Sunday in the U.S. House.

Lancaster Woman Indicted for Alleged Theft from Employer

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

A 41-year-old Lancaster resident faces a felony indictment in connection with the theft of nearly $600,000 from her employer.

Columbus Prepares Texting While Driving Ban.

12:00AM
March
22, 2010

Columbus City Council early next month will consider a ban on texting while driving. The sponsor of the proposal says promotes it as “common sense” legislation that’s needed to keep city streets and highways safer.