The Columbus Metropolitan Library serves 21 locations in Franklin County, and its operations center in Gahanna serves as a hub for the movement of all the materials that move through the system. We sneak behind the scenes after dark to find out just exactly how the books get onto the shelf.
Supporters say it’s different from the controversial Florida law, but critics say it’s still unnecessary.
Many activists and politicians say Ohio’s process for drawing congressional and legislative districts fuels the partisan fire. But they says it’s hard to get the public’s interest.
Opponents of new laws restricting abortion in Ohio took their message back to the Ohio Statehouse Wednesday. But supporters of those new laws say they’re here to stay.
Today, Ohioans can sign up on the new marketplace for health insurance called exchanges. But thousands of low income Ohioans would be eligible for Medicaid coverage instead if the state were to expand the program. Governor Kasich wants expansion. The legislature has, so far, not taken action.
Backers of Medicaid expansion are taking their fight to a new level. Those who want the state to extend health care coverage to low income Ohioans are preparing for a ballot issue if necessary.
Many immigration activists are denouncing an effort to repeal a state policy that grants in-state tuition prices to some young immigrants.
A new bill at the Statehouse would mandate cities and townships to balance their budgets and maintain fully- funded municipal pension plans.
An investigative report showing two-thirds of the board members for JobsOhio close ties to companies receiving benefits from the job program is getting the attention of a key candidate for governor.
The Ohio Department of Transportation has released a draft transportation plan for new projects in early every part of the state.