Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
With strong Republican legislative majorities, abortion foes in Ohio have set their sights on an aggressive agenda for the new session.
In the coming weeks, state lawmakers are expected to take up two proposals to limit abortions in Ohio.
A research group says a new law freezing the state’s green energy standards has led to significant declines in the wind and solar industry in Ohio. But the study is getting some blowback from a key backer of that law.
Democratic State Rep. Dale Mallory admitted to taking Cincinnati Bengal tickets from lobbyists in 2009 and 2013 without disclosing the gifts.
Thereâ€™s a bill under consideration in the Ohio legislature that would ban the health care plans for state employees from covering many birth control pills and inner-uterine devices.
A northeast Ohio man is hitting the campaign trail to promote a cause thatâ€™s very personal to him: enshrining into state law a song he wrote about his home state.
Many advocates and interest groups are lining up to voice their opinions on a bill that would drastically change Ohio’s energy landscape.
State lawmakers have approved a ban on electronic cigarettes for Ohio minors, but not without the objection of many Democrats, who say the ban doesn’t go far enough.
Lawmakers are back for the second year of the legislatureâ€™s two year session. And while they passed nearly 60 bills last year, there are hundreds more bills that have been introduced.
Ohio leaders left the Statehouse Monday to travel west to Lima to to sign a resolution calling for a federal balanced budget amendment.