Ohio Senate restores some college student grant funding in proposed operating budget

BY: - June 9, 2023

The Senate’s version of Ohio’s two-year operating budget restores some of the funding Gov. Mike DeWine originally proposed to a grant program that helps college students who have the highest level of financial need. DeWine introduced his proposed budget earlier this year and the Ohio House introduced their version of the budget in April. The […]

Governor’s vaccine lottery rankles state lawmakers

BY: - May 14, 2021

Ohio lawmakers from both parties have rebuked Republican Gov. Mike DeWine’s plan to incentivize vaccination against COVID-19 via five $1 million lottery drawings from the pool of vaccinated Ohioans. Republicans, who have repeatedly clashed with DeWine on pandemic policy culminating in their override of his veto of an overhaul of public health laws, bristled at […]