WOSU News Archives For: August 19, 2013
The Ohio House’s leading Democrat said the state ethics panel’s dismissal Thursday of complaints involving Republican Gov. John Kasich and his privatized economic development office left unanswered ethical questions.
A report from a conservative think tank says welfare benefits are so generous that they’re keeping recipients from seeking out work. But, advocates are blasting that as unfair, incomplete and wrong.
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman today launched the school district’s levy campaign by saying, “recently our schools have failed us.” After a scandal plagued year which included the departure of the district’s superintendent, school leaders may have no other choice.
This time of year, some Columbus grocery store signs in the produce section tout “locally grown” products like sweet corn or potatoes. But the “locally grown” label can mean different things to consumers and retailers.
A Democratic state lawmaker is pushing a bill that would ban the policies that critics say lead to harsh punishments and don’t leave room for common sense.