Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
More than a dozen Ohio cities have installed traffic cameras to catch speeders and drivers who run red lights. But there’s a new push to ban the cameras.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is working with local police to increase enforcement of child pornography laws.
There’s a new push to ban the cameras that issue tickets to Ohio speeders and red-light runners.
A left-leaning research group says the state could ease the budget-crafting process by closing tax loopholes that costs the state hundreds of millions of dollars every year.
Some environmentalists, drilling companies, philanthropic groups, and others are touting a compromise on the drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing, or â€œfracking.â€ But some major Ohio environmental groups are unconvinced.
The eyes of supporters and opponents of gay marriage were on the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday. Thatâ€™s because the justices are considering a legal challenge to Californiaâ€™s ban on same-sex marriage. No matter how the justices rule, itâ€™s not likely to have a quick legal direct impact on whether Ohio allows same-sex marriage.
State lawmakers heard contradictory testimony Tuesday on how the governor’s tax proposal would affect small businesses.
State lawmakers are asking some of the state’s largest business groups for suggestions on how to cut the state income tax and also avoid the need to increase sales tax revenue.
The rally headlined by Gov. John Kasich attracted members of many groups that disagree with the Republican governor on most key political issues.