95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
Anti-Senate Bill 5 Group Wants Repeal Before Talks
A spokesperson for Governor John Kasich says talks are still planned for tomorrow with members of We Are Ohio despite the group’s request for the law’s repeal first – before negotiations.
We Are Ohio is working to repeal Senate Bill 5 which limits public worker collective bargaining rights. Kasich spokesman Rob Nichols said that’s like promising to buy a lottery ticket but asking for the winnings first.
A compromise on the SB 5 would call off a fall referendum.