The state also ranks first in the country in the number of facilities making wind components,
The governor was sworn in for his second four-year term Monday
The governor continues to defend his expansion of Medicaid eligibility in the state.
States might have to band together to force Congress' hands
A member of the Trumbull County Adult Probation Department is on the advisory group
The governor says he wants tough new rules for charter schools
He told reporters he wants to refocus on the party on issues that matter to Ohioans.
Schiavoni supports the plan
The bill would eliminate the requirement that consumer-grade fireworks be taken outside of the state within two days of purchase and would allow buyers to “discharge, ignite or explode” such fireworks.
The bill now goes to Gov. Kasich for his signature
The goal is to reduce Ohio's infant mortality rate, which is one of the highest in the nation
The GOP leader of the Senate questioned whether there’s support to pass a pay-raise bill in his chamber
The Public Records Act passed on a unanimous vote of 92-0 and heads to the Ohio Senate for further consideration
The legislation would limit standardized testing times for each subject assessment to four hours per year
Law would prohibit abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS A Democratic state lawmaker wants Ohio to allow the
The three escapees are now in the OSP in Youngstown
Bill would synchronize filing extensions, penalties, due dates and code definitions for Ohio’s various municipalities
The commission decided against a fine for DeMaine Kitchen
There are 159 people who had some sort of contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with the virus
The proposal calls for refundable deposits of 5 to 10 cents for closed glass, metal and plastic containers.
By MARC KOVAC firstname.lastname@example.org COLUMBUS State health officials have a couple of messages to
State spends more than $18 million
They would get their mail through the secretary of state's office
The total payout is about $370,000
The bill was introduced more than a year ago but has not yet had a hearing in the chamber’s Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee.
Redfern said he hopes Polivka ‘comes to his senses.’ Polivka’s response?: ‘That’s a bunch of malarkey.’
A portion of the purchase price will help pay medical costs for military personnel injured in Iraq or Afghanistan
The governor wants to see another $1 billion in rebates go to Ohio private businesses and public offices
In June and July, more than 100 contributors chipped in $10,000 or more to the governor’s re-election efforts.
Kasich outpaces FitzGerald among Ohio voters
The state Office of Budget and Management placed the latest surplus at nearly $800 million.
Supporters will try to get the issue on the 2015 ballot.
The organization also wants the judge to restore Ohio’s “golden week,” the former period of time that allowed people to register and cast ballots the same day.
Two Democrats seeking statewide office, said the decision will hurt women seeking essential medical services.
Environmental and other groups had urged the governor to veto the legislation
The governor signed the executive order Monday.
House Bill 289 focused on JEDZs, which were created nearly two decades ago as a means of encouraging cooperation among local governments and supporting economic development.
District was placed under fiscal emergency a year ago
The bill next heads to the Ohio House, where debate will continue on the prudence of the state’s energy standards.
More Republicans cast ballots for Gov. John Kasich than Democrats for Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald and challenger Larry Ealy combined.
The legislation would provide a $10 million exemption for drillers to recover the initial costs of their horizontal wells.
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS Sgt. Robert E. Bush Jr. was a helicopter gunner in
By MARC KOVAC firstname.lastname@example.org COLUMBUS A group that hopes to overturn Ohio’s ban on gay
In a few months, statewide elected officials and legislative candidates will be full-swing into their election campaigns, with ample amounts of vitriol to fill voters’ mailboxes and screens.
Here are some things you should know going into the primary election season
Davis has surrendered his state registration and admitted he was incompetent
The latest request from the Ohio Department of Transportation was for more than $2 million to buy about 30,000 tons of salt from Cargill De-Icing Technology Inc. and Morton Salt Inc
By MARC KOVAC email@example.com COLUMBUS A couple of projects included in Gov. John Kasich’s $2.4
Legal wrangling in the case has stretched out over five years, with a failed attempt at mediation in 2010 and countering plans favored by the judges and the city