No one should have to choose between taking care of a loved one and their financial security. It is time Ohio adopted a Paid Family Leave Insurance Program, which would guarantee workers some pay when they need time to care for a new child, ill family member, or tend to a personal health issue.
At the Statehouse this week, a bill to reform Ohio's child marriage laws is scheduled for a first hearing, while traffic cameras bill is set for a vote.
This week, two more bills to limit access to legal abortions are set to move in the Ohio Statehouse. Find out about these proposals and how to express your views.
ECOT argues today in the Ohio Supreme Court that it should be paid for educating kids it can't prove attended class. Here's a primer on the school's shaky academic record and why this hearing matters.
This week, overwhelming bipartisan majorities in the Ohio House and Senate passed a proposed amendment that, if approved by voters, would create a bipartisan process designed to produce a Congressional map that better represents all Ohioans. Here's a quick look at how it works.
Today the Ohio House is expected to send SJR5, a bipartisan proposal to reform how Ohio draws Congressional district lines to the Secretary of State to be placed before voters on the May 8 ballot. Read more about where things stand with reform efforts.
One possible reason ECOT was allowed to operate for 18 years, collecting over $1 billion in public school funding despite repeated warning signs they weren't tracking student attendance was influence of its founder, a generous contributor to powerful Republican lawmakers.
Inspired by the Indivisible movement, our 5-chapter guide lays out the main differences between Congress and the Ohio Legislature, identifying key tools and tactics for monitoring and influencing legislation at the Statehouse. Download a copy today.
Revising the way Ohio draws Congressional district lines will continue to be a fast-moving issue at the Statehouse this week, as two Republican-introduced plans get consideration in committee.