State Budget Proposal

Ohio lawmakers continue to grapple with the question of what to do with the Medicaid program. Governor Kasich, business groups and Democrats want the state to expand Medicaid in the state budget.

House Rejects Senate's Budget Bill Changes

Jun 13, 2013

An Ohio House and Senate Conference Committee meets today to begin sorting out differences between the two chambers' versions of the state budget bill.

Ohio Senate Approves State Budget Bill

Jun 7, 2013

The Ohio Senate Thursday approved its verion of the 6.7 billion dollar two year state budget bill. The bill was passed along party lines.

No Extra Foodbank Money In Senate Budget Bill

Jun 6, 2013

Foodbanks might lose the money Ohio House lawmakers put in their version of the state budget bill.

Senate Puts Abortion Provisions In State Budget Bill

Jun 6, 2013

The Ohio Senate today is expected to vote on its version of a 61.7 billion dollar state budget bill that revamps Governor John Kasich's school funding proposal and restores a tax cut for small businesses.

Senate Committee Voting On Budget Bill Changes

Jun 4, 2013

The Ohio Senate is expected to make additional adjustments to its version of the state budget bill ahead of votes this week by the finance committee and the full Senate.

Senate Committee Releasing Budget Bill Today

May 28, 2013

An Ohio Senate committee is releasing its version of the two year state budget bill today.

Key Lawmaker Plans Changes To State Budget Plan

Mar 22, 2013

Republican Ohio House finance committee chair Ron Amstutz says major changes are planned to GOP Governor John Kasich's tax reform proposals, but he says the plan to cut income-taxes will remain.

Governor Says Budget Plan Not Fracturing His Party

Feb 14, 2013

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich is brushing off suggestions that policies in his two-year state budget proposal are fracturing his party.