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Policy Matters Ohio, March 3rd, 2015

Kasich plan benefits the wealthiest Ohioans, but won’t move the state forward. (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, March 3rd, 2015

Tax cuts hit low- and middle-income earners hardest, deprive public services of needed revenue and don’t deliver job growth as promised. (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 27th, 2015

Ohio’s childcare assistance program should increase eligibility and make it easier for low-wage families to climb out of poverty (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 27th, 2015

Low-wage families need more childcare assistance to work and climb the earnings ladder (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 24th, 2015

Gov. Kasich’s tax and spending cuts have not worked for Ohio, and his proposed budget is more of the same, Policy Matters Oho Executive Director Amy Hanauer said on “The State of Ohio.” The program airs this week on the The Ohio Channel. The debate starts at minute... (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 18th, 2015

Kasich proposal would work against the goals of Medicaid expansion to provide access to health care and stabilize health system finances (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 16th, 2015

Research shows that imposing Medicaid costs creates a barrier to care that can lead to serious medical conditions and drive up health-care costs. (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 12th, 2015

Many workers in the low-wage economy can’t make ends meet without public assistance. (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 11th, 2015

Zach Schiller on Cleveland.com, Feb. 1, 2015: Ohio should increase income tax rates on the most affluent. (read more)

Policy Matters Ohio, February 10th, 2015

Kasich tax proposal would produce an average tax cut of $11,906 for top 1 percent, while increasing taxes on lower- and moderate-income families (read more)