Officials estimate there are 30 to 40 thousand undocumented immigrants in Central Ohio who could be spared deportation under President Obama’s reform order.
The Speaker of the Ohio House is backpedaling on an apparent resignation request he sent last month to a Cincinnati-area representative after he was indicted.
Former State Representative Clayton Luckie has reported to prison to begin serving a sentence for skimming more than $100,000 in campaign funds for personal use.
Ohio’s Republican Party chairman is joining calls for an indicted Democratic state lawmaker to resign.
The Democratic state representative from Dayton faces 49 criminal charges in an indictment unveiled Wednesday.