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6:38 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Progressive Coalition Targets Charter School Leases

A consortium of progressive groups is calling on the state to tighten oversight on charter school leases.

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1:52 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Republican Ohio Senate Staffers Use Comp Time To Campaign

Jason Mauk

It’s not unusual for Ohio House and Senate staffers to take a leave of absence to run campaigns.

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11:58 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Ohio Supreme Court Rules On Standing And JobsOhio

The Ohio Supreme Court’s decision on JobsOhio doesn’t say anything about whether the legislature’s creation of that public-private entity was constitutional. 

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11:59 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Taylor Says Health Insurance Premiums Will Rise

State Insurance Director and Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor says the average cost of health insurance will increase by 41 percent for individuals and 18 percent for small businesses who buy coverage through a new online marketplace created by the federal health care law. 

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12:18 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Two Former Lawmakers Want JobsOhio Lawsuit Blocked

Two former Republican state lawmakers who helped make the job-creation entity JobsOhio a reality tell the Ohio Supreme Court a lawsuit against the agency should not be allowed to proceed.

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5:22 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Kasich Denounces Critics of JobsOhio

Ohio’s Republican Governor John Kasich had harsh words Thursday for Democrats and other critics of the new privatized economic development agency called Jobs Ohio.

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6:43 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Ohio Supreme Court Will Hear Case Against JobsOhio


The Ohio Supreme Court will take up the case against Ohio’s non profit, private job creation corporation, JobsOhio. ProgressOhio, a liberal leaning advocacy group, has been trying to get the state’s highest court to accept the case.

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9:46 am
Tue September 25, 2012

Romney Ad Subject Of FEC Complaint

A progressive group has filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission over tv ads from Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign.

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7:23 pm
Thu June 14, 2012

Lawsuit challenging JobsOhio rejected

A state appeals court has rejected a lawsuit aimed at halting the activities of Ohio Governor John Kasich's new private job-creation entity called JobsOhio.

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