Columbus, OH – That proposal to put statewide limits on strip clubs and other x-rated businesses is now on its way to becoming law. With virtually no comment Tuesday, state senators voted to go along with changes that state representatives had made in the measure. And soon afterwards, Governor Ted Strickland announced he wouldn't veto the bill. Still, the controversy may continue to boil. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
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Columbus, OH – With the exception of two popular traveling exhibits, COSI has struggled financially in recent years. The City of Columbus will give the museum nearly a million dollars to turn things around. Jim Letizia has details.
Columbus, OH – Ohio is in the middle of what some are calling a foreclosure crisis. Last year, Ohio saw a 24 percent increase in the number of foreclosure filings, and Ohio ranks second in the nation in the percentage of mortgage loans that are seriously delinquent. Many experts predict the situation will get gloomier before it gets brighter. On Monday, a special state task force, studying the mess, held another meeting. One of the witnesses personified the part of the foreclosure picture that's being blamed on predatory lenders. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen filed this report.
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Columbus, OH – Many Ohio legislators say some dog breeding operations are so big and careless, they are subjecting the animals to deplorable conditions. The lawmakers are renewing their call for a new state law to regulate the breeders. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – Ohio's Governor has signed an executive order that establishes a policy against discrimination of state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has more on the story.