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Joe Burrow, poverty, Ohio’s economy, the NEXUS pipeline and plastic bag bans

BY: - December 17, 2019

Each day in our newsletter, we are highlighting stories and commentary from other media big and small throughout Ohio and the nation. If you’d like to get this feature directly to your inbox, please sign up for our newsletter here.  Catching our eye: The Ohio Capital Journal is proud of Heisman winner Joe Burrow for highlighting issues […]

Voting rights, immigrants, medical cannabis, plastic bags and a farmer running against Jim Jordan

BY: - December 16, 2019

Each day in our newsletter, we are highlighting stories and commentary from other media big and small throughout Ohio and the nation. If you’d like to get this feature directly to your inbox, please sign up for our newsletter here.  Catching our eye: Interests. Today the Ohio Capital Journal’s Tyler Buchanan reports on the various interests behind the Ohio House […]

A ban on bans: Ohio House approves bill to stop local govts from enacting plastic bag bans

BY: - December 16, 2019

At the heart of it, Ohio House Bill 242 served as a political Rorschach test. The bill, which the House approved on Wednesday, bans Ohio communities from instituting a tax or prohibition on plastic bags and other single-use items such as straws and cups.  Supporters, primarily Republicans, see this as a simple matter of commercial […]

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Catching our eye 12.6.19

BY: - December 6, 2019

Each day in our newsletter, we are highlighting stories and commentary from other media big and small throughout Ohio and the nation. If you’d like to get this feature directly to your inbox, please sign up for our newsletter here.  Catching our eye: About the GM Lordstown announcement. If you read our reporting closely, in Tyler Buchanan‘s story today […]