WOSU News Archives For: April 25, 2011

Senate Bill 5 Unfairly Attacks Middle Class

Senate Bill 5 Rally
A Senate Bill 5 rally in Westerville, Ohio, on March 15, 2011. With the recent passage of Senate Bill 5 we have witnessed the death of public collective bargaining in Ohio, and the stamping out of workers rights.
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April
25, 2011

When did our teachers, police officers, firefighters and other public employees become the super-villains of our time?

With the recent passage of Senate Bill 5 we have witnessed the death of public collective bargaining in Ohio, and the stamping out of workers rights. And why was this decision made? Supposedly to save money.

Senate Bill 5 Means Greater Efficiency, Effectiveness

Senate Bill 5 protest
A Senate Bill 5 protest in March. Ohio's future success depends on the public sector's ability to be innovative and flexible. Elected officials need Senate Bill 5 to recruit, retain and reward the best and the brightest.
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April
25, 2011

Ohio’s future success depends on the public sector’s ability to be innovative and flexible. Elected officials need Senate Bill 5 to recruit, retain and reward the best and the brightest.

NCAA Alleges Tressel Lied to Hide NCAA Violations

Jim Tressel
The NCAA is accusing Ohio State coach Jim Tressel of lying to hide violations by players who traded memorabilia for cash and tattoos.
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April
25, 2011

The NCAA is accusing Ohio State coach Jim Tressel of lying to hide violations by players who traded memorabilia for cash and tattoos.

Conference Focuses On Preventing Radicalization of Somali Youth

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April
25, 2011

A recent conference in Columbus focused on preventing the radicalization of Somali youth. Officials say that has not been a problem in Columbus in the past and they want to make sure it does not happen in the future.