A coalition of health and human services advocates is expressing support for the governor’s pitch to help economically struggling Ohioans move out of poverty, though the group has concerns about how the goal will be accomplished.
Kasich, House Dems Push For Drilling Hiring Mandate
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Republican governor John Kasich and Democrats in the legislature donâ€™t see eye to eye on many bread-and-butter economic issues, but they are agreeing on one thing: They say oil and gas drillers flocking to Ohio to take part in the shale energy boom are not hiring enough Ohio workers.
Click the play button above to hear why Kasich and others are pushing the plan, and why the oil and gas industry say it’s unnecessary.