Drug prices must be lowered

It is time for both parties in Congress to vote on lowering drug prices. After all we elected them to get something done, not to be fighting with each...

November 25th, 2019 |  


ODJFS targeting unemployment fraud

ODJFS targeting unemployment fraud

In an effort to combat unemployment benefits fraud, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) reported it has partnered with a national d...

November 25th, 2019 updated: November 25th, 2019. |  


Does this make us better?

How is impeachment working out so far?It is hard to see that anyone is better off. The President? The Republicans? The Democrats?It is hard to see how...

November 21st, 2019 |  



A dozen years later, Jim Jordan hasn’t changed

Republicans never made it a secret they wanted Jim Jordan to be one of their nine members on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. The...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Dems should support better-than-nothing gun bill

Gov. Mike DeWine’s “STRONG Ohio” gun-control plan isn’t all we hoped it would be. It isn’t all that most Ohioans want. B...

November 15th, 2019 |  


Autonomous vehicles on rural roads

Ever watch a commercial for a vehicle with lots of semi-autonomous features (cameras and lasers to detect lane lines, automatic braking, that kind of ...

November 12th, 2019 |  


Anti-SLAPP bill would be victory for free speech

Thirty-six states have anti-SLAPP laws. Ohio needs to make it 37.A big step has been taken in that direction with the introduction of the Ohio Citizen...

October 31st, 2019 |  


Get school funding formula right

The long-sought goal is in sight of establishing a new K-12 public education funding formula for Ohio to replace the existing model that has been deem...

October 29th, 2019 |  


Report shows opioid cost is overwhelming

The standard measuring stick for determining the human cost of the drug abuse crisis tends to be the number of lives claimed by it — more than 7...

October 25th, 2019 |  


Drivers ultimately in charge of own safety

Last year, Ohio saw a dip in the number of traffic deaths. But the improvement was short-lived. The number of traffic deaths so far this year is appro...

October 24th, 2019 |