95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
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.