The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.
Democrats on a state legislative panel are questioning whether Republican Gov. John Kasich’s budget could create barriers to health care after boosting access for some.
ohio’s budget director is defending a proposed increase in the state sales tax, saying he believes reductions in the state income tax would allow consumers more choice in how they spend their money.
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.
Ohio’s budget director says the governor’s two-year spending plan would continue to fund an expansion of the Medicaid health program.
A coalition of health and human services advocates is expressing support for the governor’s pitch to help economically struggling Ohioans move out of poverty, though the group has concerns about how the goal will be accomplished.
The commander of the Ohio National Guard is stepping down next year.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s pick to lead the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been recommended for confirmation.
The governor’s sweeping midterm budget bill is slated for final votes in the state Senate and House Wednesday.
Gov. John Kasich has signed a bill giving Ohio schools four extra calamity days.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich continues to support the death penalty following the prolonged execution of a condemned killer earlier this month that led to calls for a state moratorium on capital punishment.