Politics & Gov

Eight days before primaries, coronavirus detection in Ohio shake up voting...

A week out from primary voting, state officials are planning to relocate about 75 polling locations from nursing homes and schools to combat the...

‘They’re just going uninsured:’ How the youngest Ohioans are losing health...

The rate of young children in Ohio without health insurance is surging. Health care professionals attribute the rise in children under six years old without...

2020 Dem nomination contest comes to Ohio this week

With two frontrunners remaining, the Democratic presidential primary is at last turning its attention to Ohio. Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders have announced plans to...

Dems hope one of these women can oust longtime GOP Rep....

WASHINGTON — For Democratic voters in and around Cincinnati, this month’s primary contest in the state’s 1st Congressional District may seem like a choice...

With voter expansion referendum in pieces, ACLU asks Supreme Court to...

A political group asked the Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday to reverse the state Ballot Board’s decision to dissect its referendum into four separate...

Push for death penalty elimination continues with upcoming legislation

Current and former legislators, religious leaders and advocacy groups came together Wednesday to announce an upcoming bill to eliminate the death penalty in Ohio. State...

Political rallies in the coronavirus era? Ohio health officials aren’t worried

A presidential primary and a novel coronavirus are raging concurrently in the United States, but public health officials said Thursday they’re not concerned about...

U.S. Senate Democrats slam Trump officials for coronavirus response

WASHINGTON — U.S. senators want Trump administration officials to be more forthcoming about coronavirus amid concerns the White House has given misinformation on the...

Ohio Senate passes telemedicine abortion ban

A bill to ban the use of telemedicine for abortion-related services has passed the Ohio Senate, moving on to House consideration. Senate Bill 260 specifically...

League of Women Voters celebrates 100 years: A look back

It took nearly 150 years after the Declaration of Independence was signed for women to fully achieve the right to vote. Once they got it,...
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