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The Washington Times
Planned Parenthood defunding bill in Ohio sent to John Kasich’s deskA bill that would defund Planned Parenthood in Ohio and redirect funding to oth
Planned Parenthood defunding bill in Ohio sent to John Kasich’s desk
The Washington Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
A bill that would defund Planned Parenthood in Ohio and redirect funding to other health-care centers is headed to the desk of Republican Gov. John Kasich after the state House gave it final approval Wednesday. Mr. Kasich, a candidate for the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
John Kasich Will Sign Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood In His StateWASHINGTON -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who has positioned himself as one of the m
John Kasich Will Sign Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood In His State
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who has positioned himself as one of the more moderate Republican presidential contenders, plans to sign a bill that strips government funding from Planned Parenthood clinics in his state, his spokesman told... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Local Lawmakers Call on Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice to Consider Grand Jury ReformBlack lawmakers from the Ohio General Assembly today met with Ohio Supreme Cour
Local Lawmakers Call on Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice to Consider Grand Jury Reform
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 14 hours ago
Black lawmakers from the Ohio General Assembly today met with Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor to press for changes to the state’s grand jury process, including greater transparency in what are currently secret proceedings. The Ohio... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Letters to the editorDEAR EDITOR: The Champion School Board passed a resolution prepared by the Ohi
Letters to the editor
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
DEAR EDITOR: The Champion School Board passed a resolution prepared by the Ohio School Board Association at its Jan. 25 meeting, regarding Champion School Board's objections to the state's funding structure of charter schools. The resolution has... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Remove pension shroudOn Jan. 15, the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio and the School Employe
Remove pension shroud
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
On Jan. 15, the State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio and the School Employees Retirement System of Ohio submitted their checkbook-level expenditure data to the Ohio Treasurer’s Office. And they will soon link their online checkbook websites to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Remembering Former Congressman Mike Oxley in FindlayA memorial service was held today for a long-time Findlay congressman who died
Remembering Former Congressman Mike Oxley in Findlay
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
A memorial service was held today for a long-time Findlay congressman who died last month. Mike Oxley died January 1st at the age of 71 due to a type of lung cancer seen in non-smokers. The Findlay republican was a member of the Ohio general... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
University of Findlay to host Oxley memorialPublished: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 1 day ago Service will be held at 2
University of Findlay to host Oxley memorial
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 days ago
Published: Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - Updated: 1 day ago Service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at TLB Auditorium FINDLAY — The University of Findlay will host a memorial service for the late U.S. Rep. Michael... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
University of Findlay to host memorial service for Oxley BLADE STAFF FINDLAY — The University of Findlay will host a memorial service
University of Findlay to host memorial service for Oxley
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
BLADE STAFF FINDLAY — The University of Findlay will host a memorial service for former U.S. Rep. Michael Oxley (R., Findlay) at 2 p.m. Friday at Winebrenner Theological Seminary’s TLB... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Buckeye Chuck: 6 more weeks of winterMARION - Ohio's official weather-predicting whistlepig says we're in for six mo
Buckeye Chuck: 6 more weeks of winter
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
MARION - Ohio's official weather-predicting whistlepig says we're in for six more weeks of winter. That was the word from Buckeye Chuck from his den on the grounds of WMRN radio in Marion. Buckeye Chuck has predicted an early spring in seven of the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
McGinty writes to Ohio lawmakers on use of deadly forceCLEVELAND -- Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty has made recommendation
McGinty writes to Ohio lawmakers on use of deadly force
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
CLEVELAND -- Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty has made recommendations on cases regarding police's use of deadly force. The letter, addressed to members of the Ohio General Assembly, offers suggestions moving forward. It comes following... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
During manhunt, marshals discover cockfighting ringBy JOE GORMAN jgorman@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN U.S. Marshals looking for a man w
During manhunt, marshals discover cockfighting ring
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
By JOE GORMAN jgorman@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN U.S. Marshals looking for a man who escaped from police custody with his hands cuffed behind his back found chickens used in a cockfighting ring on the East Side Tuesday. Marshals were in the 2900 block... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Federal marshals discover cockfighting ring at home with suspect's belongingsYOUNGSTOWN U.S. Marshals looking for a man who escaped from police custody wit
Federal marshals discover cockfighting ring at home with suspect's belongings
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN U.S. Marshals looking for a man who escaped from police custody with his hands cuffed behind his back found chickens used in a cockfighting ring on the East Side Tuesday. Marshals were in the 2900 block of Myron Street at about 10:30... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown schools get good, bad news from stateThere’s a sliver of light at the end of the dark tunnel that has academically d
Youngstown schools get good, bad news from state
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
There’s a sliver of light at the end of the dark tunnel that has academically defined the controversy-ridden Youngstown City School District for so long. Earlier this month, the first part of the 2014-15 Ohio Department of Education report cards was... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio lawmakers aren't the ones actually penning legislationCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has 132 state lawmakers — and about 150 state law wr
Ohio lawmakers aren't the ones actually penning legislation
The Times Leader / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has 132 state lawmakers — and about 150 state law writers. While Ohio legislators introduce and pass about 2,000 bills and resolutions every session, they don't write the actual legislation. That's up to the little-known... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Infant deaths a reflection of racial divide in the USNowhere is the linger- ing racial divide in our nation, state and community mor
Infant deaths a reflection of racial divide in the US
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
Nowhere is the linger- ing racial divide in our nation, state and community more visible and more dismaying than in rates of infant deaths. Recently released data from the Ohio Department of Health show that black children are nearly three times as... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Ohio Senate's number two resignsRepublican Senator Chris Widener of Springfield has served in the Ohio General
Ohio Senate's number two resigns
89.7 WKSU / Posted 20 days ago
Republican Senator Chris Widener of Springfield has served in the Ohio General Assembly for more than two decades. He got his start in the House before moving into the Senate and rising to rank of President Pro Tempore. Widener was chair of the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lawmakers to focus on weed, unemployment and other issues.Guns, marijuana, unemployment benefits and voter registrations are topics that
Lawmakers to focus on weed, unemployment and other issues.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 24 days ago
Guns, marijuana, unemployment benefits and voter registrations are topics that will likely get attention in the Ohio General Assembly when lawmakers return from holiday break next week. House members are working on an overhaul of the state’s... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Lawmakers to focus on weed, unemployment and other issues.Guns, marijuana, unemployment benefits and voter registrations are topics that
Lawmakers to focus on weed, unemployment and other issues.
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 24 days ago
Guns, marijuana, unemployment benefits and voter registrations are topics that will likely get attention in the Ohio General Assembly when lawmakers return from holiday break next week. House members are working on an overhaul of the state’s... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Drugmakers gearing up for fight on Ohio ballot issue Michael Weinstein, president of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation The Dispatch
Drugmakers gearing up for fight on Ohio ballot issue
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
Michael Weinstein, president of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Obama disses GOPersIf there were any doubts about how Republicans have benefited from the politica
Obama disses GOPers
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
If there were any doubts about how Republicans have benefited from the political chicanery involved in the drawing of congressional boundaries, the seating chart of members of the U.S. House by party affiliation at Tuesday night’s State of the Union... Read more
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Business Wire
Ohio Drug Pricing Advocates File Federal Lawsuit Seeking Injunction against Secretary of State Husted over Ballot Initiative, Notes AHFCOLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Members of Ohioans for Fair Drug Prices filed
Ohio Drug Pricing Advocates File Federal Lawsuit Seeking Injunction against Secretary of State Husted over Ballot Initiative, Notes AHF
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Members of Ohioans for Fair Drug Prices filed a federal lawsuit [Case: 2:16-cv-00038-JLG-NMK Doc. #:1] and motion for a temporary restraining order [Case: 2:16-cv-00038-JLG-NMK Doc. #:2] yesterday in United States... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Shoplifting a plague on central Ohio in ’15Central Ohio shoplifters snuck off with a record amount of merchandise from ret
Shoplifting a plague on central Ohio in ’15
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
Central Ohio shoplifters snuck off with a record amount of merchandise from retailers in 2015, according to new statistics from the city of Columbus. The average value of each theft increased to $151.53 from $137.29 in 2014, the office of Columbus... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESROGERS - The public is invited to a country music jam from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday a
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 28 days ago
ROGERS - The public is invited to a country music jam from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Rogers Community Auction dining hall. Salem Business Connection luncheon planned SALEM - The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its first Business Connection... Read more

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