Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
As electronic cigarettes become more popular, the number of medical emergencies involving their liquid nicotine refills has increased dramatically. That’s sparked a bipartisan effort to crack down on the products.
Gov. John Kasich and the director of Ohio’s Medicaid program want enrollees making more than the federal poverty level to pay a $20 monthly premium.
Gov. John Kasich’s third budget includes another round of income tax cuts, and tax increases that he has proposed before – and lawmakers have rejected.
Today’s the day Gov. John Kasich unveils his third budget, which is expected to include $500 million in tax cuts plus benefits to lower-income Ohioans. But he has yet to talk about how he’ll pay for those.
In the coming weeks, state lawmakers are expected to take up two proposals to limit abortions in Ohio.
A research group says a new law freezing the state’s green energy standards has led to significant declines in the wind and solar industry in Ohio. But the study is getting some blowback from a key backer of that law.
2015 is a budget year, and that potentially means battles over priorities. And Gov. John Kasich knows it.
2014 brought several big cases to the Republican-dominated Ohio Supreme Court, which delivered opinions that surprised some observers. A look back on 2014 with a review of the biggest decisions from the state’s highest court.
Bills that could change the way lawmakers’ districts are drawn are being caught in the rush to pass legislation before the end of the year. Plans under discussion could undergo last minute changes before big votes today.