Two years ago, a WOSU investigation found that in 2011 and 2012 Columbus police shot more people per capita than police in New York City. But in the last year the number of police shootings by Columbus officers has dropped.
This year’s cut in the Ohio income tax has been officially shelved. Governor Ted Strickland has signed a bill into law, delaying the tax cut until calendar year 2011.
Three powerful business groups are basically endorsing the governor’s proposal to delay the final rounds of income tax cuts while some anti-tax Republicans are with-holding judgment.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland is calling for more than 700 million dollars worth of cuts to the state’s budget.
State income taxes will soon be cut. The cut is part of a tax reduction plan previously passed by the Ohio Legislature.