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Al Cutrona joins effort to eliminate political dark money

Al Cutrona joins effort to eliminate political dark money

“This is an opportune moment to strive for more transparency with Ohio’s campaign finance laws,” the state representative said.
Ohio legislation seeks to change local income tax structure

Ohio legislation seeks to change local income tax structure

Municipalities are allowed to tax workers even if they don't physically work in the city taxing them.
Groups want 2020 census deadline extended by 4 months

Groups want 2020 census deadline extended by 4 months

The coalition is urging the U.S. Senate to extend the statutory reporting deadlines for the count in the next COVID relief package.
Ohio 'not unique' in harassment of health officials, DeWine said

Ohio 'not unique' in harassment of health officials, DeWine said

Here's what 'not unique' means: An official with the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, said attacks on health officials have been particularly severe in California, Colorado, Georgia, Ohio and Pennsylvania. 
Ohio attorney general wants Netflix to remove controversial film ‘Cuties’

Ohio attorney general wants Netflix to remove controversial film ‘Cuties’

“In this era where we are fighting a seemingly never-ending battle against human trafficking, this film is counterproductive — it whets the appetites of those who wish to harm our children in the most unimaginable ways,” Attorney General Dave Yost said.
State board rejects request to pay return postage for absentee ballots

State board rejects request to pay return postage for absentee ballots

“Securing our election this November requires [Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose] to take action now. Anything short of that is voter suppression,” state Rep. Michele-Lepore Hagan said.
Ohio representative wants to end political dark money

Ohio representative wants to end political dark money

The bill would require nonprofits, organizations and corporations to file a disclosure that shows sources of all funds received and used for or against an issue or candidate on the ballot for any election in Ohio.
Ohio attorney general announces formation of Cold Case Unit

Ohio attorney general announces formation of Cold Case Unit

“We can make a difference, even when years have passed since a murder or sexual assault,” Attorney General Dave Yost said.
UPDATE | DeWine mum as Duwve says she withdrew after learning Acton's family harassed

UPDATE | DeWine mum as Duwve says she withdrew after learning Acton's family harassed

"I withdrew my name from consideration to protect my family from similar treatment," Dr. Joan Duwve said in a statement to a South Carolina newspaper.
Ohio Senate president: Firearms dealers are essential

Ohio Senate president: Firearms dealers are essential

“Ensuring the right of Ohioans to defend themselves and feel secure is a vital part of our work,” Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof said.