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Senate Democrats’ voting rights push stalls in the face of GOP...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Republicans shut down efforts to open debate on a sweeping elections reform and voting rights bill brought to the Senate...

Biden signs law making Juneteenth a new federal holiday

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into law legislation declaring a legal public holiday annually on June 19, the date of the...

Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race...

WASHINGTON — Teachers from Tennessee to Iowa to Ohio are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide over how...

Budget measure would undermine affordable housing for hundreds of thousands in...

Scores of Ohio business and social service organizations are voicing opposition to a move by Senate President Matt Huffman to raise taxes on housing...

State receives very few complaints on ‘divisive’ racial education concepts

Despite two different pieces of legislation seeking to ban the practice and a nationwide movement against teaching race's impact on history and society, the...

Ohio’s unvaccinated might be in as much danger now as they...

More than 5 million Ohioans have started getting vaccinated against the coronavirus — and a few lucky ones will win a million bucks or...

Second ‘critical race theory’ ban enters Ohio House

A second bill seeking to ban critical race theory in Ohio schools entered the Ohio legislature on Tuesday. State Rep. Don Jones, R-Freeport, brought the...

One year after murder of George Floyd, police reform stalled in...

About a month after a Minneapolis police officer murdered George Floyd during an arrest last summer, Gov. Mike DeWine announced a package of proposals...

Attempts to ban teaching on ‘critical race theory’ multiply across the...

WASHINGTON — From statehouses to Congress, Republicans have launched into a fight against the teaching of “critical race theory,” which just a year ago...

Republican AGs object to U.S. Department of Education proposal on teaching...

WASHINGTON — More than two dozen Republican attorneys general including Ohio's Dave Yost are voicing their disapproval over the Department of Education’s proposed priorities for...
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