The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
The proposal to take legislative and congressional redistricting power away from state lawmakers and give it to a new citizen commission has garnered enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot.
Secretary of State Jon Husted had defended his decision to require county election boards to follow U.S. District Court Judge Algenon Marbley’s decree instead of state law when counting the ballots.
Chris Redfern beat back a challenge from within his own party last night to win reelection as chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party.
Voters have 35 days to cast ballots by mail, at boards of elections via in-person early voting, or on Election Day.
Senate President Tom Niehaus says Secretary of State Jon Husted went to the media before talking to leaders in his own party.