WOSU News Archives For: July 13, 2012

Republicans: Commission Would Be “Taxation Without Representation”

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Advocates for redistricting reform say the state's latest congressional maps shows the system is broken.
8:24AM
July
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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8:22AM
July
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

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Attorney General Mike DeWine brought Ohio into the legal fight over the Affordable Care Act shortly after he took office in 2011.
7:24AM
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.