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Posted July 02, 2013 in eNews
Affluence rewarded – Research Director Zach Schiller worked with the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy to show that the state budget just passed will reward Ohio’s most affluent with average annual tax cuts of... read more
Posted June 13, 2013 in eNews
In this week’s eNews — Ohio governor’s office supports industry sector partnerships, the Senate approves its version of the budget, and Policy Matters welcomes its summer interns.
Picking partners – The Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation... read more
Posted May 23, 2013 in eNews
n this week’s eNews — If the figures in our latest JobWatch report are Ohio’s new normal, the state’s in deep trouble; a few short pieces on the reasons Ohio should expand Medicaid; tax testimony... read more
Posted May 15, 2013 in eNews
Mapping a crisis – Ohio foreclosures remain at crisis levels, with 70,469 new filings in 2012. While this is a slight decrease from 2011, the number of filings remained more than four times higher than... read more
Posted May 01, 2013 in eNews
No miracle – Ohio has the fourth-worst job creation record among states since June 2005, when we slashed taxes in the name of job creation. Since then, we’ve underperformed the nation in every sector, according... read more
Posted April 18, 2013 in eNews
In this week’s eNews — An op-ed by Amy Hanauer makes the point that the services we rely on require adequate taxes, a brief on how automatic federal cuts are hitting Ohio, and Policy Matters... read more
Posted April 11, 2013 in eNews
In this edition of our eNews — A tax break for business income won’t help Ohio but a sales-tax credit would. We have also mapped the benefits of the EITC, and took a look at... read more
Posted April 01, 2013 in eNews
$10.10 by 2015 — Increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 would create 5,800 jobs, give more than 1 million Ohio workers a raise, and circulate some $2.1 billion in the state economy. More than... read more