WOSU News Archives For: March 23, 2011

New Poll Show Kasich Off to a Rocky Start with Ohio Voters

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12:00AM
March 23, 2011

Voters do not care for the way the new governor has handled restricting collective bargaining rights for public employees or the state budget.

Labor Unions Rally Against Columbus Casino Delays

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12:00AM
March 23, 2011

More than a hundred union workers and their leaders rallied Tuesday at the site for the new Hollywood Casino on the west side of Columbus. Union officials say they’re concerned that on-going disputes between Columbus and Penn National Gaming, the casino’s owner, will hold up construction.

Ohio Highway Patrol Investigates Cellphone Distraction

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March
23, 2011

The Ohio Highway patrol this morning said charges are pending against a “distracted driver” involved in a fatal accident on Interstate 71 in Delaware County.

Law Aims To Protect Health Care Workers From Abuse

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March
23, 2011

It’s not uncommon to hear nurses and other hospital workers tell horror stories about being verbally or even physically assaulted by a patient or one of their relatives. The violence often goes unreported and no legal action is taken. But WOSU reports two bills in the state legislature aim to give more protection to health care workers.