WOSU News Archives For: May 20, 2010

Public Safety Director Collins-Taylor Denied Committee Confirmation

12:00AM
May
20, 2010

Ohio’s public safety director was denied confirmation from a key Senate committee today, in a hearing loaded with heavy measures of election-year politics

In One Year, No Action From Ohio Senate On Home Foreclosures

12:00AM
May
20, 2010

It’s been exactly one year since the Ohio House of Representatives approved a plan for a six month moratorium on home foreclosures, but the state senate has ignored the plan and has yet to approve any alternative. Meanwhile, some new numbers indicate Ohio’s foreclosure problem is getting worse. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Safety Director Defends Herself Before Lawmakers.

12:00AM
May
20, 2010

Ohio’s top public safety official, Cathy Collins-Taylor,defended herself before a Senate committee weighing her confirmation after she was accused of lying to investigators.