National surveys show consumers’ mood is brightening, and it’s not just holiday cheer. The more positive outlook has a lot to do with the steep drop in gasoline prices since last summer. 2015 holds the promise of more price relief not only at the gas pump but also at grocery stores.
Supreme Court Fast-Tracks Redistricting Lawsuit
The Ohio Supreme Court has fast-tracked a lawsuit challenging the state’s new congressional districts.
The court ruled yesterday that Democrats challenging the bill establishing new U.S. House districts and Republicans defending it must file initial paperwork by tomorrow.
At issue is an appropriation state Senate Republicans tied to the map, which made it take affect immediately and made it referendum-proof.