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Posted July 23, 2015 in Selected Press
Forget the millionaire's tax. These days, states are looking to balance their budgets by raising taxes that hit the poor hardest.
There's been a notable shift in recent years -- especially among Republican governors -- to... read more
Posted July 15, 2015 in Selected Press
The new state budget continues to slash critical funding from Ohio communities
Gov. John Kasich and state lawmakers boast that their new state budget will give generous tax breaks to Ohio families and small businesses. But... read more
Posted June 23, 2015 in Selected Press
Clark and Champaign counties both saw job growth in May, part of a trend in which Ohio added about 12,000 jobs overall as the region’s economy continues to slowly recover.
Clark County added 700 jobs last... read more
Posted June 15, 2015 in Selected Press
Progressives and conservatives say Ohioans should be concerned
Republicans who lead the Senate are preparing the final version of the budget, which is likely to come up for a vote in the Finance Committee Tuesday. But... read more
Posted June 11, 2015 in Selected Press
Another Viewpoint is a column The News-Herald makes available so all sides of issues may by aired. Brian Rice is the Chair Person for the Community Resource and Advocacy Committee of the Association of... read more
Posted June 08, 2015 in Selected Press
COLUMBUS – A new report finds foreclosures in Ohio fell to their lowest level last year since 2001, but the state is still feeling the effects of the housing bubble burst.
According to data compiled by... read more
Posted May 23, 2015 in Selected Press
Ohio lawmakers so far are refusing to increase one of the smallest state-level public transportation budgets in the U.S. – ignoring the state's own report that calls for more spending on bus and passenger rail... read more
Posted May 18, 2015 in Selected Press
Over the past decade, infant mortality rates in Lucas County and the rest of Ohio have remained heartbreakingly high, especially for African-Americans and poor families. Yet as they prepare to pass a new state budget,... read more