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1 hr ago | Crescent-News.com
Backers of a constitutional amendment that would expand early voting hours and potentially lead to more provisional ballots being counted have been given the green light to begin collecting signatures to qualify for the November ballot.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Judicial Watch on Friday announced through media communications that it has joined forces with the Allied Educational Foundation in filing an amicus curiae brief in support of a lawsuit seeking a permanent injunction against an Ohio law preventing state initiative sponsors from recruiting out-of-state volunteers from gathering ballot initiative ... (more)
6 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette
If so, you will become eligible for Medicare and will likely have questions about your health care benefits.
10 hrs ago | The Intelligencer
For many years, most residents of the Northern Panhandle and East Ohio have been able to count on volunteer fire departments to come to our aid in emergencies.
15 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer
Gov. John Kasich's proposed mid-biennium budget review would cut income tax rates by about 8.5 percent and make up the difference by boosting taxes on cigarettes and fracking.
19 hrs ago | The Daily Record
The United States is fortunate to have more coal than any other country in the world.
Why, with no proof of widespread voter fraud, would you want to make it harder for entire groups of Americans -- mostly black, low-income, female and elderly -- to cast their ballots? It's as pathetic as it is horrifying, and it's happening where I live, in the battleground state of Ohio, which every Republican presidential candidate has had to win ... (more)
A Florida woman who's son, Jordan Davis, was killed at a gas station after an argument over loud music was in Ohio Thursday urging lawmakers not to pass a bill that opponents claim is "stand your ground."
There are many bills in the Ohio Legislature to be voted upon regarding companion animals and livestock and the care and cruelty convictions on behalf of the animals.
A Republican lawmaker from the Cincinnati area wants to change a state tax policy that he says penalizes married heterosexuals.
A group pushing to enshrine voting provisions in the Ohio Constitution got the green light Thursday morning to collect signatures to put the amendment on the November ballot.
Robert Cole Sprague , Chairman of the House Prescription Drug Addiction and Healthcare Reform Study Committee, announced Wednesday that House Bill 367 passed out of the Ohio House of Representatives.
Facing what looked to be a vote in its favor on the floor of the Ohio House of Representatives, a bill to overhaul Ohio's tow truck industry was sent back to committee Wednesday.
The 99-member Ohio House of Representatives in November 2013 passed a bill aimed at strengthening the Second Amendment rights of its 11 million residents, but Black legislators and activists say a provision that is akin to the controversial Stand Your Ground laws in 23 other states has to go.
Leaders from the Ohio statehouse spoke to a group of about 100 members of the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce Tuesday morning trying to get the word out about several tax programs they say will put money into the hands of businesses and help them grow.
Nearly three decades ago, lawmakers adopted a resolution naming the McCoys' "Hang on Sloopy" as the official rock song of the state of Ohio.