WOSU News Archives For: June 30, 2010

Funding Cuts Soon For Ohio HIV Drug Program

12:00AM
June
30, 2010

Many Ohioans living with HIV and AIDS soon could have a tough time getting their life-saving drugs. The problem is not a lack of medications; it’s a lack of funding for drug assistance programs. Federal funding for state drug assistance programs have been flat. Many states like Ohio find they’re running short of money as people requesting assistance increases.

WOSU Radio Buys New Frequency, Expands FM Classical and News Services

12:00AM
June
30, 2010

WOSU’s Classical Music Service soon will move to a new frequency and expand to 24 hours a day. The move allows WOSU to expand its news programming on 89.7FM to 24 hours a day.

Budget Panel Begins “Deficit” Hearings.

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12:00AM
June 30, 2010

For more than two hours the legislature’s top budget adviser cited hundreds of numbers of how state government raises money and spends it. But a six-member panel gave little indication how they would fill next year’s projected state budget deficit.