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Tribune Chronicle
Thurs. 8:55 pm: Lawmakers secure $250,000 for local military hubThursday for a news conference at the 25,000-square-foot structure to discuss p
Thurs. 8:55 pm: Lawmakers secure $250,000 for local military hub
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
Thursday for a news conference at the 25,000-square-foot structure to discuss plans for the building. On Wednesday, the Ohio General Assembly passed legislation redirecting $250,000 to the cargo building project that originally was to go to... Read more
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Raw Story
Ohio appeals federal court’s ruling striking down limits on early votingdata showed imposed a stark discriminatory impact on Ohio’s African-American vo
Ohio appeals federal court’s ruling striking down limits on early voting
Raw Story / Posted 6 hours ago
data showed imposed a stark discriminatory impact on Ohio’s African-American voters.” The appeal came a day after the Ohio General Assembly passed legislation that would require any resident or organization to post a cash bond with a local... Read more
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Reuters
Ohio appeals U.S. court decision in favor of early votingdata showed imposed a stark discriminatory impact on Ohio's African-American vo
Ohio appeals U.S. court decision in favor of early voting
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
data showed imposed a stark discriminatory impact on Ohio's African-American voters." The appeal came a day after the Ohio General Assembly passed legislation that would require any resident or organization to post a cash bond with a local... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Second background check no longer necessary for Ohioans with valid concealed-carry licenseunder state law or been revoked. DeWine was able to work with the ATF to obtai
Second background check no longer necessary for Ohioans with valid concealed-carry license
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
under state law or been revoked. DeWine was able to work with the ATF to obtain the exemption after changes made by the Ohio General Assembly in House Bill 234 that required the use of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Local animal-rights advocate plans protest of pet store new Columbuspet stores in Ohio acquire their animals for sale. However, similar language ha
Local animal-rights advocate plans protest of pet store new Columbus
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
pet stores in Ohio acquire their animals for sale. However, similar language has been introduced in both chambers of the Ohio General Assembly as standalone bill – SB 331 and HB 573. These industry-backed bills would void local ordinances that... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Decision limits sex offendersCounty residents from sex offenders, not to give more offenders an incentive to
Decision limits sex offenders
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
County residents from sex offenders, not to give more offenders an incentive to relocate here," Watkins said. In 1996, the Ohio General Assembly enacted Megan's Law, which established a comprehensive system of classifying sex offenders into three... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Oxford man, Miami professor inducted into Ohio Seniors HOFaccomplished older Ohioans honored by the department, the Ohio Association of A
Oxford man, Miami professor inducted into Ohio Seniors HOF
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
accomplished older Ohioans honored by the department, the Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging and members of the Ohio General Assembly. “The Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame celebrates Golden Buckeyes who continue to grow, thrive and... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Stark State to build Akron campus near state Route 8including $500,000 in community capital funds, requested for the project by the
Stark State to build Akron campus near state Route 8
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 7 days ago
including $500,000 in community capital funds, requested for the project by the Greater Akron Chamber and approved by the Ohio General Assembly. Stark State’s board has set aside $5 million in college reserves to fund the Akron project. Stark... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Lorain council discusses laws restricting dog tetheringmy dogs outside for anything, except to do their business,” he said. “It’s wort
Lorain council discusses laws restricting dog tethering
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 16 days ago
my dogs outside for anything, except to do their business,” he said. “It’s worth noting that there’s legislation in the Ohio General Assembly right now dealing with this, though, under HB 94.” Law Director Pat Riley said if the city passes this... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Income-tax revenues up in Hamilton, Middletownbeen rising, Vanderhorst and other Hamilton officials have expressed concern ab
Income-tax revenues up in Hamilton, Middletown
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
been rising, Vanderhorst and other Hamilton officials have expressed concern about law changes by Gov. John Kasich and the Ohio General Assembly that have significantly sliced revenues cities receive from the state government, with further cuts to... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Medical marijuana advocacy group not happy with house billthe spokesman for Ohioans for Medical Marijuana, an organization also pushing a
Medical marijuana advocacy group not happy with house bill
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
the spokesman for Ohioans for Medical Marijuana, an organization also pushing a separate ballot initiative. Thursday, the Ohio General Assembly moved forward with medical marijuana legislation. The move is a first for any marijuana related bills... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female RepublicansMary Taylor — The lieutenant governor of Ohio successfully climbed the ranks of
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Female Republicans
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
Mary Taylor — The lieutenant governor of Ohio successfully climbed the ranks of state politics, from city council to Ohio General Assembly to state auditor. 36. Rebecca Kleefisch— This former TV newscaster is currently serving as the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Full justice eludes Hastert, victims of sexual abusevictim. Such clearly was the case with Hastert’s transgressions. Fortunately,
Full justice eludes Hastert, victims of sexual abuse
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
victim. Such clearly was the case with Hastert’s transgressions. Fortunately, several state legislatures – including the Ohio General Assembly – have acted in recent years to lengthen such limiting statutes from five and 10 years to 20 and 25... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Ohio Valley Steelworker re-dedicated in Steubenvillethe valley." State Sen. Lou Gentile, D-Steubenville, and state Rep. Jack Cera,
Ohio Valley Steelworker re-dedicated in Steubenville
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
the valley." State Sen. Lou Gentile, D-Steubenville, and state Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, read proclamations from the Ohio General Assembly recognizing the efforts to save and preserve the statue. "I worked in the mill for 46 years. I really... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Local brewers support effort to raise Ohio’s beer alcohol capLocal brewery owners are welcoming a renewed effort that appears to be gaining
Local brewers support effort to raise Ohio’s beer alcohol cap
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
Local brewery owners are welcoming a renewed effort that appears to be gaining momentum in the Ohio General Assembly to remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio. The Gongwer News Service has reported that a House... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
AEP pushing re-regulation after blocked profit guaranteeleaves two other options for AEP, which can be explored at the same time: sell
AEP pushing re-regulation after blocked profit guarantee
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
leaves two other options for AEP, which can be explored at the same time: sell the affected power plants, and work with the Ohio General Assembly to re-regulate power plants, which would take the issue out of the federal commission's hands. At the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio may increase beer capthat state senators may seek to amend the proposal to lift the ABV limit on bee
Ohio may increase beer cap
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 29 days ago
that state senators may seek to amend the proposal to lift the ABV limit on beer when the bill is sent to their side of the Ohio General Assembly. Ohio Senate President Keith Faber, R-Celina who represents Champaign County, has expressed some... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
AEP wants to lead Ohio solar-power developmentwho install their own rooftop solar arrays. At the same time, the company is r
AEP wants to lead Ohio solar-power development
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
who install their own rooftop solar arrays. At the same time, the company is reluctant to criticize a new proposal in the Ohio General Assembly that would place a three-year freeze on state clean-energy standards. "We have to be able to focus on... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Effort to raise or lift Ohio’s beer’s alcohol cap gains momentumLocal brewery owners are welcoming a renewed effort that appears to be gaining
Effort to raise or lift Ohio’s beer’s alcohol cap gains momentum
Springfield News-Sun / Posted a month ago
Local brewery owners are welcoming a renewed effort that appears to be gaining momentum in the Ohio General Assembly to remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio. The Gongwer News Service has reported that a House... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio legislators may remove alcohol cap on beers sold in stateto remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio
Ohio legislators may remove alcohol cap on beers sold in state
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
to remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio appears to be gaining momentum in the Ohio General Assembly. The Gongwer News Service reported this week that a House panel approved a bill to allow some alcohol... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio legislators may remove alcohol cap on beers sold in stateto remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio
Ohio legislators may remove alcohol cap on beers sold in state
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
to remove or raise the restrictive 12 percent alcohol cap on beers sold in Ohio appears to be gaining momentum in the Ohio General Assembly. The Gongwer News Service reported this week that a House panel approved a bill to allow some alcohol... Read more

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