Ohio Public Radio
9:27 am
Thu April 3, 2008

Governor and lawmakers reach agreement on stimulous package

Columbus, OH – For several weeks, it appeared that Democratic Governor Ted Strickland's mammoth job-creation proposal would be stalled by the legislature because Republican leaders didn't want the state to borrow so much money to pay for it. But now, the two sides have reached a compromise...and the package may move ahead. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen files this report.