WOSU News Archives For: July 13, 2012

Republicans: Commission Would Be “Taxation Without Representation”

Advocates for redistricting reform say the state's latest congressional maps shows the system is broken.
13, 2012

A coalition of voter groups awaits word from the Ohio Secretary of State’s office on whether a proposal to revamp Ohio redistricting will go on the fall ballot. Republicans call the plan dangerous.

More Picnickers Sickened In E. Coli Outbreak

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13, 2012

Health officials investigating an E. coli outbreak among people who ate at a southwest Ohio picnic have announced six additional cases, bringing the total to 61.

Republican AGs Say They’ll Continue With Health Care Challenge

Attorney General Mike DeWine brought Ohio into the legal fight over the Affordable Care Act shortly after he took office in 2011.
July 13, 2012

Mike DeWine and six other Republican attorneys general say they’ll continue with a legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act, despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent ruling upholding most of the law.