Ohio Politics

Vice President Pence to visit Cleveland-area manufacturing company Wednesday

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The vice president will be at Tendon Manufacturing, a US-based metal fabrication company.Read more

CRIS sees silver lining for local refugees in Supreme Court's travel ban ruling

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Angela Plummer with CRIS says she breathed a sigh of relief after reading through Monday's Supreme Court ruling. Read more

Mike DeWine takes campaign for Ohio governor on the road

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DeWine is one of Ohio's longest-serving and best-known politicians, but he faces a competitive and widening GOP field.Read more

AP analysis finds partisan map-making advantage in Ohio

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An Associated Press analysis has found that a political map-making process controlled by Ohio Republicans resulted in the party winning nearly two more U.S. House seats...Read more

Mike DeWine enters race for Ohio governor

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Attorney General Mike DeWine has entered the 2018 race for Ohio governor positioned as one of the state's longest serving and best known politicians.Read more

Bernie Sanders speaks at health care rally in Columbus

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Sanders (I-VT) was in Columbus to try and convince Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) and Republicans to vote against the proposed health care legislation.Read more

Art of Grilling: How to grill up delicious fish

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Step up your grilling game this summer. Aside from burgers, steaks and hot dogs, you can grill up a delicious fish.Read more

Ohio House passes bill to strengthen distracted driving penalties

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The bill would create a bigger penalty for committing a moving violation while driving distracted.Read more

13-year-old daughter of woman set on fire asks lawmakers to pass "Judy's Law"

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New Albany teen takes her mother's message to state lawmakers, after a horrific attack that changed her family forever.Read more

Republicans' Medicaid rollback collides with opioid epidemic

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The Republican campaign to roll back Barack Obama's health care law is colliding with America's opioid epidemic.Read more

Ohio to train investigators to identify human trafficking

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Ohio Department of Public Safety Director John Born joined Gov. Kasich to announce a new initiative that promises to strengthen human trafficking prevention in the...Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | June 18, 2017

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This week on Face The State with Scott Light: ECOT asked to pay back Ohio andRead more

Ohio Senate budget closes $1B gap, adds $6M for opioid crisis

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Senate President Larry Obhof said the Senate was proud it "found a way to do more with less."Read more

Fetal heartbeat abortion restriction gets 4th try in Ohio

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The bill would ban the procedure at the first detectable fetal heartbeat, as early as six weeks into pregnancy.Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | June 11, 2017

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This week: President Trump visits Cincinnati to discuss infrastructure and Comey testifies.Read more

Banning anti-LGBT discrimination: Ohio lawmaker tries again

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Ohio's civil rights code bans discrimination based on race, color, sex, disability, age, religion or national origin. Those protections do not apply to the LGBT...Read more