WOSU News Archives For: November 8, 2013

Former GOP Congressman Mocks Tea Party In New Ads

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The ad mocks failed Senate candidate including Todd Akin and Christine O'Donnell.
12:39PM
November
8, 2013

Steven LaTourette has left Congress and now runs an organization that backs moderate conservatives.

Ohio Health Centers Get Money From Affordable Care Act

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The Lower Lights Christian Health Center on West Broad Street will receive $216,667 in federal money.
8:58AM
November 8, 2013

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says 11 community health centers in Ohio will get $6.8 million in federal money under the new health care law.

Political Parties Have Different Take-Aways From Election Results

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The Ohio GOP, the Ohio Democratic Party, and the leader of the Portage County Tea Party all see hopeful messages in this week's election results.
8:33AM
November 8, 2013

It’s said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. The same could be true with this week’s election results.

Ohio Coal Industry Shrinks

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Sign marks entrance to Buckingham coal mine in Corning, Ohio. One of two mines still operating in Perry County, southeast of Columbus.
4:59AM
November
8, 2013

Ohio’s coal industry suffered another setback when Murray Energy last month announced it would close its mine in Brilliant – on the Ohio River. Coal is still a one-billion dollar industry in Ohio, but coal consumption has fallen to a 20-year low. Regulation and competition are to blame.