WOSU News Archives For: November 17, 2011
Protestors in Columbus helped mark the 2nd month of the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations Thursday afternoon. More than a hundred people gathered on an Interstate overpass on East Broad Street to demonstrate their views.
U.S. Senator Rob Portman Thursday said he remains optimistic the bi-partisan congressional supercommittee will meet next week’s deadline. But the Ohio Republican acknowledged time to meet next Wednesday’s deadline is running out.
State leaders have have agreed on a new three-year deal with the Ohio Civil Service Employees Association.
Tonya Mitchell says she’ll file a civil rights lawsuit after her 7- and 8-year-old children were arrested and jailed.
Federal money is drying up at the same time local shelters report overcrowding.