Columbus artist Jenny Fine says her camera has become a tool for facilitating intimacy between herself and her family, and nowhere is that more evident than in her “Flat Granny” series, soon to be on view at the Dublin Arts Council. The artist photographed her grandmother during the last ten years of her life.
Congress’s moratorium on earmarks – spending measures quietly tacked on to legislation – wins support from many voters and government watchdogs. But the ban on earmarks has some Central Ohio organizations scrambling to find other ways to pay for programs expected to get help from Washington.
Congressional earmarks have come to symbolize a bloated federal government and out-of-control spending. Earlier this week the Senate rejected a GOP bid to ban the practice. Despite their bad rap, Central Ohio earmarks are welcomed by local officials.