State Controlling Board Pennsylvania Firm Getting Ohio Tax Dollars To Replace Buckeye Lake Dam By Jim Letizia • Jul 21, 2015 Newark Advocate The State Controlling Board has approved spending nearly 8.4 million dollars for design work for replacing the deteriorating dam at Buckeye Lake. Ohio Man To Get Compensation For Wrongful Imprisonment By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 20, 2015 cleveland.com The Ohio Court of Claims has ruled a Cleveland man will receive just over 1 million dollars from the state for wrongfully imprisoning him for 39 years. Controlling Board Approves New Gaming Machines For Vets Groups And Fraternal Organizations By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Mar 11, 2014 The State Controlling Board has approved an Ohio Lottery plan to spend 22.5 million dollars on 12 hundred new electronic raffle machines for veterans' posts and fraternal organizations. Controlling Board Approves Medicaid Expansion By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Oct 22, 2013 The State Controlling Board has approved expanding Medicaid to cover thousands more low-income Ohioans. Kasich Moving Ahead On Plan To Expand Medicaid By Associated Press • Oct 11, 2013 An expansion of Medicaid in Ohio could hinge on approval from a little known, but powerful state panel. Declining Lottery Sales Concern State Controlling Board By Ohio Public Radio & Karen Kasler • Jun 11, 2013 Ohio Lottery officials are asking the State Controlling Board to renew the contract with the company hired to operate the lottery, despite a decline in sales this year. Transparency At JobsOhio Complicated By Request To Get “Questions In Writing” By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Mar 12, 2013 The continuing questions surrounding transparency at Governor John Kasich's job-creating entity JobsOhio came up again in a routine meeting Monday that ended with a statement that shocked many observers. State approves fund to pay college students' internships By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 14, 2013 Thousands of Ohio college students are soon going to get paid internships or co-op jobs, thanks to a new infusion of government money.