Columbus, OH – The wife of Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has been hit with criminal charges following an investigation into timesheets she submitted in her job with a state agency. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has details.
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Columbus, OH – Ohio Governor Ted Strickland did NOT have the authority to veto a product liability bill that state legislators approved before he took office. That's the ruling from the state supreme court. Details now from statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen.
Columbus, OH – The 156th Ohio State Fair opens on Wednesday, and for many people around Ohio, it brings back memories of big-time concerts, rickety rides, hot barns and deliciously bad food. But the State Fair has also been the stage for newsmakers and the backdrop for important events over the last few decades. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.
Columbus, OH – Ohio companies that don't offer adequate time-off to pregnant workers and new mothers can be charged with gender discrimination. And the Ohio Civil Rights Commission is proposing an even tougher rule on that. Women's rights activists are applauding, but a top business group is raising questions. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – There's some good news for Ohio motorists - at least for the moment, they're now paying the lowest gasoline prices in the country. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen has the numbers and some analysis.
Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators usually meet in Columbus, but two committees on health care are hitting the road instead. They've scheduled five hearings across Ohio over the next two weeks seeking public input on how the state can make health insurance more accessible and affordable. But the ideas that majority Republicans have in mind are not the ideas one activist group wants. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.