New Redistricting Plans May Include Voter Approval

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Ohio lawmakers continue to map out a new legislative redistricting plan.
11:23AM
November
18, 2014

For about a year, a panel of lawmakers and other constitutional experts has been working on a new plan for redrawing the lines for legislators’ districts, but it has gone nowhere. Now that plan may be getting scrapped entirely, to be replaced with a new one.

Senate Panel Approves Kasich’s Pick To Lead Health Department

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Rick Hodges is a Republican former state lawmaker and the former head of the Ohio Turnpike Commission.
7:53AM
November 13, 2014

The nomination of Rick Hodges, who’s not a doctor, moves on to the full Senate after clearing a committee on Wednesday.

Republicans, Democrats Make Cases To Female Voters

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8:03AM
October
29, 2014

Abortion is likely the first thing that comes to many people’s minds when they hear the words, women’s issues. But that’s only one issue women are concerned about in the upcoming election.

Ohio’s Voter Registration Deadline Nears

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Ohio voter registration deadlines are coming within days.
10:42AM
October 2, 2014

The voter registration deadline for this fall’s election is nearing. Ohioans should double check now to make sure they are registered to vote.

Kasich Campaign May Be Looking Past November

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7:53AM
August 21, 2014

When John Kasich met with supporters in Beavercreek earlier this week, he didn’t mention his opponent in November.

Ohio Democrats Introduce Birth Control Bill

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8:23AM
July
23, 2014

Democrats in the Ohio Legislature are introducing a bill that they say would require employer-provided health care plans that cover prescription drugs to cover contraceptives under the same terms without charging a co-pay.

Ohio GOP Sues Fitzgerald Over Key Card Data

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The Ohio Republican Party filed the suit over Fitzgerald's refusal to release key card data for his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.
8:48AM
July 10, 2014

The Ohio GOP filed the suit against Ed Fitzgerald over his refusal to release key card data showing when he enters and leaves county buildings in his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.

Ohio Job Seekers Face New Rules Aimed At Faster Employment

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Unemployed Ohioans face new rules to qualify for benefits.
9:34AM
June 10, 2014

There are some new rules unemployed Ohioans must follow in order to get their unemployment checks.

Bill Would Ban State Health Plans From Covering Some Birth Control

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Democratic State Representative John Carney says the proposal shows how "out of touch" some state lawmakers are.
9:01AM
June
6, 2014

There’s a bill under consideration in the Ohio legislature that would ban the health care plans for state employees from covering many birth control pills and inner-uterine devices.