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Ohio Supreme Court Rejects Partisan Redistricting Maps for Fifth Time
The district maps previously passed by Republican members of the Ohio Redistricting Commission and previously ruled unconstitutional remain invalid.

By Ohio Capital Journal Staff on Thu, May 26, 2022...

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WSNY 94​.7 (Columbus)
Jobless claims virtually unchanged in Ohio last week
COLUMBUS - First-time claims for unemployment benefits remained unchanged in Ohio last week as the number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits remains near five-decade lows.

The 8,293 Ohioans...

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Cleveland Sun
Ohio’s new property valuation law predicted to be costly for Berea district
BEREA, Ohio - An Ohio property valuation bill recently signed into law by Gov. Mike DeWine has the ability to potentially cost the Berea City School District a significant amount of tax income.

During...

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Brent Spence Bridge: OH, KY submit joint application for nearly $2B in funding
"Ohio and Kentucky are working together to seize this once-in-a-generation opportunity to improve the quality of life for the millions of Americans," Beshear said.

"The time is now to invest in transformative...

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Athens Messenger
Ohio Dems lay out infant, families support legislation
Democratic legislators laid out what they say are needed improvements to Ohio law to impact parents and babies in the state.

Through elimination of sales taxes on diapers, tax credits for infant formula...

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Chillicothe Gazette
Ohio lawmakers have introduced at least 28 gun bills: Where are they in the process?
At least 28 bills that would change how Ohioans purchase, carry and use their guns have been introduced since this legislative session started in January 2021.

Nearly all of them have been along party...

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Elyria Chronicle Telegram
Commissioners vote to pay $450,000 to settle Williams lawsuit
The Lorain County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday to pay former County Administrator Tom Williams $450,000 to settle a federal lawsuit he brought against two of them last year.

The board...

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Ohio is 2½ weeks from allowing people to carry a concealed firearm without a permit: The Wake Up for Thursday, May 26, 2022
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Showers and thunderstorms are likely today in Northeast Ohio, especially during...

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Van Wert Independent
DeWine orders flags flown at half-staff
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COLUMBUS — In accordance with the orders issued by President Joe Biden and in remembrance of the victims of the shooting in Uvalde, Texas, Governor Mike DeWine has ordered that U.S....

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Elyria Chronicle Telegram
'This has to stop': Deadly Texas shooting again stirs anger in Ohio
May 26, 2022 5:00 AM

The mass shooting that killed 19 students and two teachers Tuesday at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, shook Laura Irvin to her core.

It’s exactly the kind of tragedy she’s...

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WSYX ABC 6 Columbus
97% of children reported missing in Ohio in 2021 safely recovered, AG's report says
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost. (WSYX)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost released on Wednesday the 2021 Ohio Missing Children Clearinghouse Report.

The report was released in recognition...

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WTTE Fox 28 Columbus
Gun control to be big issue in Ohio's governor race
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File- Firearms at a Columbus gun show. (WSYX)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Every time there’s another mass shooting, no matter what part of the country...

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Marietta Times
Proposed constitutional amendment on bail advances in Ohio
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Judges in Ohio would be required to consider criminal suspects’ threat to public safety when setting bail amounts under a proposed state constitutional amendment being advanced by...
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WKRC-TV CBS 12 (Cincinnati)
Ohio GOP wants noncitizen voting ban on November ballot
by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press
Thursday, May 26th 2022

Republican state lawmakers in Ohio have fast-tracked a fall ballot measure that would expressly prohibit noncitizens from voting in local...

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WFMJ 21 - TV
Tim Ryan to present $2.7 million check for Golden Triangle Project in Trumbull County
...project is meant to improve roads and sewer infrastructure in Trumbull County's 1,000 acre Golden Triangle.

Valley Congressman, Tim Ryan will be presenting a ceremonial $2.7 million check from the...

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Journal-News​.com
As in Texas, Ohio law allows 18-year-old to buy gun with no wait
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FILE - In this July 20, 2012, photo, a row of different AR-15 style rifles are displayed for sale at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop in Aurora, Colo. A warning about possible violence...

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Richland Source
State Rep. Marilyn John appointed to Rules and Reference Committee
Marilyn John represents the 2nd Ohio House District, which encompasses all of Richland County.
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COLUMBUS -- State Representatives Marilyn John (R-Richland County) was recently appointed...

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