‘Aisha’s Law,’ expanding domestic violence penalties, passes Ohio House

As the family of Aisha Fraser looked on, the Ohio House passed a bill in hopes of helping domestic violence victims find help and justice, and honoring the tragically...

Ohio’s open for business, but its testing strategy is not

At some point, Ohioans will want frequent access to coronavirus tests and get quick results. That way, they can safely see loved ones who have for months been locked...

Librarians, national guard recruited for states’ new contact tracing armies

As states seek to loosen wide-ranging restrictions imposed to constrain the novel coronavirus, they’re also looking to deploy a huge new fleet of workers to keep cases under control. Enter...

Memorial Day: Why veterans are particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus pandemic

As the nation takes a day to memorialize its military dead, those who are living are facing a deadly risk that has nothing to do with war or conflict:...

House Republicans introduce bill to eliminate prevailing wage

Amid a flurry of other legislative activity, two Republican state representatives introduced a bill this week to repeal prevailing wage in Ohio. State reps. Ron Hood of Ashville and Bill...

Amid budget wreckage, a bright spot for Ohio

Ohio officials have been drawing tight the state’s budgetary belt as they see revenue plummet due to coronavirus shutdowns. But hidden in the carnage is a pot of money...

How COVID-19 can help us forge a better judiciary

2020 may go down in history as the year in which the judicial branch faced its most daunting challenges in a generation. Not only are we grappling (like everyone...

COVID-19 in Ohio in four charts

Ohio is in the thick of reopening its economy as the new coronavirus continues to leap from person to person, leaving a joint public health calamity and a devastated...

Ohio prisons chief says inmates getting ‘excellent’ health care; 63 dead, thousands infected

Ohio has decreased its prison population by less than 4% while some institutions have been virtually overrun by COVID-19. Four prison workers and 63 inmates have died since prison officials...

What you need to know about COVID-19 contact tracing in Ohio

The reopening of Ohio means more people are out in public, and the state’s department of health wants to keep those infected by COVID-19 away from others. To do that,...

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