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Householder announces recovery task force; others propose ideas to mitigate economic hardships

Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder announced Thursday he will create a bipartisan task force to prepare for Ohio to return to work. “We don’t know...

Bills to prevent utility shutoffs, evictions and foreclosures introduced in Ohio House

Two separate bills have been introduced in the Ohio House to address economic hardships stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, including one to prevent evictions...

Ohio Attorney General says courts may suspend jury trials during pandemic

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost issued a formal opinion Wednesday that courts may suspend jury trials to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus,...

New poll finds Biden well ahead of Sanders in Ohio

Joe Biden has the wide support of Ohio Democratic voters over Bernie Sanders, a poll released a day before the primary election finds. Both candidates...

COVID-19 puts final stretch campaigning at a standstill

There will be little to no gladhanding in the days leading up to the March 17 primary election. Political parties and candidates themselves are taking...

With Ohio schools closing, foodbanks association calls for help to address hunger

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced Thursday that due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, he has ordered that all kindergarten through 12th grade schools close...

House Dems ask DeWine to create temporary paid sick leave due to coronavirus

House Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to Gov. Mike DeWine Monday urging him to consider creating a temporary paid sick leave program to lessen...

History Thursday, energy efficiency, illicit drug trends, and water bill tax liens

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...

LGBTQ+ protections, pet euthanasia, women’s policy, and the impacts of racism

Whiplash. NPR is reporting that under the Trump administration, Obama-era policies aimed at protecting LGBTQ people have been rescinded one by one. "The Trump administration is...

Affordable health care, toxic drinking water, JobsOhio, and local banks

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...
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