WOSU News Archives For: January 31, 2013

Governor Kasich Unveils Education Overhaul

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Gov. John Kasich releasing details about his education plan on Thursday.
2:36PM
January 31, 2013

Ohio’s governor is proposing a school-funding overhaul he says will help poor districts compete more evenly while introducing changes to promote innovation and performance.

U.S. Senator Rob Portman Awaits Testimony On Defense Nominee

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U.S. Senator Rob Portman.
9:47AM
January
31, 2013

U-S Senator from Ohio, Rob Portman says there should always be a presumption in favor of a presidential nominee. But, he says he’s not decided yet whether to vote in favor of Defense Secretary nominee Chuck Hagel.

Ohio Supreme Court: No Appeals To Drilling Permits

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One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.
7:45AM
January
31, 2013

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that after state regulators issue a permit to drill for oil or natural gas, there’s no place for critics to appeal.

Final Issue Of ‘The Other Paper’ Hits Newsstands

The Other Paper's final issue.
The Other Paper's last issue.
7:18AM
January
31, 2013

After 23 years of snark, sarcasm and serious news stories, The Other Paper releases its final issue today.