Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
WOSU News Archives For: February 7, 2012
While voters in three other states cast primary and caucus ballots, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich made a campaign swing through Ohio including a stop in Columbus. Gingrich compared his ideas to those of two Ohio heroes – Orville and Wilbur Wright.
Governor John Kasich urged lawmakers to put aside mindless partisanship while touting the recovery of Ohio’s manufacturing industry in his annual State of the State address.
Supporters say drilling for natural gas by hydraulic fracturing holds great promise for Ohio. Others are not so sure. Count WOSU Commentator Andrew Miller among the latter.
The new report says the pensions of several Central Ohio government retirees are an example of government waste.
The Governor will use Steubenville’s Wells Academy as a backdrop for Ohio’s first-ever State of the State Address outside of Columbus.