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.
There’s a bill under consideration in the Ohio legislature that would ban the health care plans for state employees from covering many birth control pills and inner-uterine devices.
The president of the Catholic university in Cincinnati says the decision was prompted by national debate over a provision in President Barack Obama’s health care law that requires insurers to provide such coverage.
Ohio is joining six other states in filing a legal challenge to a mandate for church-owned institutions to offer insurance coverage for birth control.
Catholic churches around the state are criticizing the federal government’s decision to require many church-operated institutions to offer employees access to free birth control.
The Catholic Church is protesting a mandate for some institutions to offer free birth control to employees.