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40 min ago | Toledo Blade

Water alert is issued to residents of Pelee Island

Residents of Canada's Pelee Island have been warned to drink only bottled water and to stay away from the beaches as toxic Lake Erie algae has reached its shores.


Related Topix: Canada, Toledo, OH, US Governors

4 hrs ago |

Republican poll forecasts landslide for Ohio Attorney General Mike...

David Pepper doesn't want you to see where the Ohio Democratic Party's polls place him in his bid against Attorney General Mike DeWine.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, US Governors

8 hrs ago |

Records of threats against Gov. John Kasich exempt from public records law, Ohio Supreme Court rules

The Ohio Supreme Court today on Wednesday rejected attempts by the political blogger Plunderbund Media to force disclosure of records detailing threats against Gov. John Kasich.


Related Topix: US Governors, Ohio, Criminal Defense Law, Law

9 hrs ago |

Common Core debate: Dozens of witnesses, Gov. John Kasich and two national polls weigh in

The state legislature continues its debate about the Common Core educational standards this week, following a week that saw opponents of the Core criticize them, Gov. John Kasich weighing in on the debate and two national polls offering varying national looks at support for the Core.


Related Topix: US Governors, Bay Village, OH, Ashtabula, OH, Summit County, OH

9 hrs ago | InformationWeek

Ohio State Agencies Embrace Private Cloud - InformationWeek

Some of the reasons the state of Ohio is embracing private cloud and shared services: more than 11 million customers, 32 data centers, 9,000 servers, 2,300 applications, 14 separate statewide networks, a 30% retirement rate among IT staff, irritable office holders, and a pile of Christmas trees.


Related Topix: Ohio, Ohio Government, CIO News, US Governors

12 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

All 4 incumbents in Franklin County's 8 judicial races are Kasich appointees

Rita McNeil Danish didn't have much time to get comfortable in her new job as a Franklin County Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court judge.


Related Topix: Franklin County, OH, Rita Hayworth, US Governors, Mason, OH, US News, Representative Mary Jo Kilroy, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Columbus, OH

16 hrs ago | Aurora Advocate

Tea Party head believes Ohio conservatives will ignore statewide Republicans in fall

The head of the Portage County Tea Party thinks like-minded Ohioans will refrain from voting for most statewide Republicans in November, focusing their attention on legislative races instead.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, Portage County, OH, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hudson Hub-Times

Our View: Ohio Gov. John Kasich's attack on Erie algae welcome

Initiatives recently announced by the Kasich administration to address the algae problem that creates poisonous toxins in Lake Erie are welcome and constitute an indicator that the problem, which shut down Toledo's drinking water supply for several days, is taken seriously at the state level.


Related Topix: Ohio, US Governors, Agriculture, Science, Opinion

Grist Magazine

Scott Brown no longer accepts climate science

With age comes wisdom, supposedly. But not for Scott Brown. As the evidence of human-made climate change accumulates, Brown has decided he no longer accepts it.


Related Topix: Scott Brown, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Eric Cantor, Senator Marco Rubio, US House of Representatives, US Governors

The Washington Post

Why the White House has shifted its drug policy

Over the past few years, the White House has shifted its drug policy away from putting low-level offenders in jail and prison and toward helping them access addiction treatment -- an approach that dovetails with the life of acting drug czar Michael Botticelli , a recovering alcoholic.


Related Topix: Drugs, US News, Prison, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US Governors

The Madison Press

Kasich: Farming is a value system

Gov. John Kasich visited Fayette County Tuesday on one of his latest campaign stops, touting his administration's economic accomplishments in Ohio and stressing the importance of agriculture to the state's future.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Ohio, Ohio Government, US Governors, Fayette County, OH, Sabina, OH

The Washington Post

The remarkable implosion of Ed FitzGerald

The Cleveland Plain-Dealer reports that Democratic Ohio governor candidate Ed FitzGerald's campaign, faced with a series of unhelpful revelations, is basically packing it in: Ed FitzGerald's campaign for governor confirmed Friday what was speculated for days: That the beleaguered Democrat is altering his strategy in an attempt to ensure his ... (more)


Related Topix: Ohio, US News, Cuyahoga County, OH, US Governors, World News

Food stamp work requirements should be waived by all Ohio counties, advocates say

Poverty advocates on Monday called on Gov. John Kasich to reinstate the statewide waiver of work requirements to receive food stamp benefits.


Related Topix: US Governors, Ohio, Ohio Government, Healthcare Law, Law, Ashtabula, OH, Coshocton, OH

The Daily Record

Store honored for participation in campaign to combat drug abuse

Gov. John Kasich honored one grocery store chain for its participation in a state campaign to combat drug abuse, and he challenged other Ohio businesses to join the effort, too.


Related Topix: US Governors, Ohio

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Kasich's ODOT Hired "Kinkster" Scott W. Spencer Despite Long List Of Past Problems

Sean Chichelli, Director of Labor & Human Resources Policy for the Ohio Chamber of Commerce penned an article recently titled "Employers should have a right to know about criminal past of potential employees."


Related Topix: Ohio, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors, Delaware County, OH


Kasich's 'Tough' Policies Put More People Into The 'Shadows'

One one hand, Gov. John R. Kasich never misses a chance to dwell on his compassionate conservatism, because it makes him look human and sympathetic to the less fortunate.


Related Topix: Ohio, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law

Daily Kos

Abortion clinics forced to keep standards that the states don't keep themselves

Ohio's Republican governor has been working feverishly to outlaw abortions. The trick has been to create laws that make it almost impossible for clinics to get licenses .


Related Topix: Ohio, Abortion, US News, US Governors


Editorials from around Ohio

The news in America was joyful. Two brave American health professionals, Dr. Keith Brantly and Nancy Writebol, flown to the United States after they fell ill with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa, walked out of the hospital last week.


Related Topix: Ohio, US Governors, Opinion

Mother Jones

Hating On Obamacare Not Really a Great Strategy for GOP Governors

Does opposing Obamacare hurt you or help you if you're a Republican governor? To find out, Sam Wang took a look at nine Republican governors who were first elected in 2010 and are now running for reelection.


Related Topix: US News, Wedding, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Rick Snyder

WCHI-AM Chillicothe

Governor Coming to Area Farm

Senator Bob Peterson will host Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor August 26th, in a campaign stop at Peterson's Sabina area farm.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sabina, OH