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.
A Columbus follower of the Tea Party is defending the movement from charges that the group tolerates racist behavior. The NAACP’s charge against the Tea Party comes as the civil rights organization is taking heat of its own for supporting the resignation of a federal official for alleged racial comments.
The state Supreme Court has ruled that a proposed amendment by groups seeking to exclude the state from the federal health care law should appear as a single issue on the ballot.
Ohio’s attorney general has approved language summarizing a proposed ballot measure to exempt the state from President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.
Ohio Tea Party groups are planning to propose a state constitutional amendment to allow Ohio to opt out of the health care bill passed Sunday in the U.S. House.
The Tea Party movement is endorsing Seth Morgan over David Yost in that contested Republican primary for Ohio Auditor.