Politics & Gov

Inside the fight to get GM to reinvest in Lordstown So...

So much can change in the course of one year.  The Lordstown General Motors assembly plant shut down in March after 53 years of production....

Study on unproven ‘abortion reversal’ drug halted due to risk to...

A study on an unproven “abortion reversal” treatment that relates to a senate bill currently sitting in the Ohio Legislature has ended because of...

U.S. House passes legislation to crack down on voter suppression

The U.S. House passed legislation on Friday that would give the federal government broader authority to police voting rights violations across the country.  The bill,...

Bipartisan state senators working to protect domestic violence survivors from gun...

Just before Thanksgiving this year, Logan resident Natalie Nutter filed for divorce from her husband, Kevin. Weeks prior, Kevin Nutter, also of Logan, pleaded guilty...

Improvements coming to Ohio’s state parks in 2020

Better customer service, improved signage and more frequent naturalist programming.  Those are among the numerous suggestions on how to reform Ohio's state parks system. These...

Trump rule could end food stamp access for thousands in Ohio...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration this week finalized a regulation that’s expected to knock nearly 10,000 — or perhaps as many as 45,000 —...

Dayton shooting, universal background checks brought up in gun reform bill...

Supporters of gun reform measures proposed by Gov. Mike DeWine said the legislation would be an important first step in curbing gun violence, but...

Passenger rail system in Ohio? One ‘data nerd’ has an idea...

Kevin Verhoff remembers the days when he needed public transportation the most. Living in San Francisco, he rode the bus or took the BART rail...

Supporters of ‘Duty to Retreat Act’ testify before Senate committee

A committee of state senators took another look Tuesday at a proposed change to the self-defense law that would eliminate the legal requirement for...

Ohio Republicans emerge as top Trump defenders on impeachment

WASHINGTON — Ohio Republicans helped lead the defense of President Donald Trump on Wednesday as U.S. House Democrats laid out their framework for articles...
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