Columbus, OH – A bitter debate erupted in the Ohio Senate over which historical documents high school students should be required to read. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports on the flare-up, just the latest example of a wide gulf between minority Democrats and majority Republicans - with a racial element adding to the tensions.
Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council last night approved refunding a past bond sale and approved a new bond sale. The panel also approved a new three year contract with the union representing nearly 12-hundred technical, professional, and supervisory employees. Jim Letizia reports.
Columbus, OH – JobsOhio is going from theory to practice....the new private non profit job creation board has had its first meeting and its members have been appointed. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.
Columbus, OH – The nation's anti-drug chief came to Ohio today to unveil a new thrust in the federal government's strategy for treating drug abuse. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports that the setting for the announcement was a successful drug treatment center in Columbus.