How Ohio Has Underfunded Unemployment Compensation

Added November 24th, 2014

Ohio’s unemployment compensation system is more than $1 billion in debt to the federal government, mainly because the state has failed to increase employer taxes.  read more

Weatherizing Homes of Ohio’s Low-Income Families

Added October 14th, 2014

Low income home weatherization pays big dividends for Ohio households – averaging over 20 percent home energy cost savings and returning $2.51 per dollar spent.  But the freeze and possible elimination of the clean energy standards threaten to squash investment... read more

Medicaid expansion benefits Ohio

Added October 21st, 2014

Medicaid expansion in Ohio delivers better care, broadens access.  Ohioans see improved health outcomes, lower costs; providers get reliable pay for delivery; Ohio economy sees $2.5 billion boost  Policy Matters Ohio reports on progress in Ohio’s... (read more)