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Conflicting corporate claims at the heart of Ohio’s blockbuster Medicaid suit

Two mega-corporations appear to be claiming they did the same work for Medicaid — Ohio's $24 billion-a-year program that provides health care to the...

Details emerge on proposed bill to restrict ‘vaccine passports’ in Ohio

Republican-sponsored legislation will seek to prohibit the Ohio government from instituting a “vaccine passport” program, but the drafted proposal does not appear to restrict...

Federal funding for low-income families stayed in state coffers amid pandemic

State records show as the state went through a pandemic and many Ohio families lost their jobs, the state’s balance in federal and state...

An estimated 37,000 American kids lost a parent to COVID-19, study...

An estimated 37,000 to 43,000 American children lost a parent to COVID-19 as of February, according to research published this week. Among the findings, which...

With variants spreading, Ohio tries to reach the vaccine hesitant

After months of increasing vaccination rates and declining coronavirus cases, infections are again going up in Ohio.  Gov. Mike Dewine and health officials on Thursday...

Bill would prevent ‘discrimination’ against unvaccinated people

Sixteen Ohio House Republicans, six of whom have publicly announced their declination to take a COVID-19 vaccine, proposed legislation Tuesday to build legal protections...

‘The People’s Budget.’ Advocates call for tax code, education changes in...

Elected officials and local advocates are calling for state budget changes that emphasize issues spotlighted during the pandemic, including economic inequality and education system...

After plateau, COVID-19 trickles upward in Ohio

Despite an accelerating vaccination effort, COVID-19 is on an upswing in Ohio. There are currently 1,140 Ohioans in the hospital with COVID-19, compared to 839...

Biden opens up eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines, as infections surge in...

WASHINGTON — Every adult in the U.S. will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine by April 19, President Joe Biden said Tuesday, praising governors...

Dr. Acton, former state health director, will not run for U.S....

Dr. Amy Acton, the former state health director who led Ohio's pandemic response in its early months, announced Tuesday she will not enter the...
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