Kasich tax plan compliant with anti-tax pledge _ just barely

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Conservative activist Grover Norquist says Ohio Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sik's) proposed tax reform package is disappointing but technically compliant with his organization's famous anti-tax pledge.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Woman's suit alleges rape by Ohio jailers, medicine withheld

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman suing staff from a southwest Ohio jail alleges that corrections officers raped her and that nurses withheld her medicine for epilepsy, leaving her with debilitating seizures for days while in custody.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Some Ohio local officials oppose Trump's immigration order

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Officials in some Ohio metropolitan areas are opposing President Donald Trump's order that put the U.S. refugee program on hold and also temporarily banned entries from seven Muslim-majority nations.

 

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Kasich proposes tax changes, innovation in $67B budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans would see a 17 percent income tax cut and a two-year college tuition freeze under a budget plan Gov. John Kasich said Monday balances investments that support Ohio's economic stability while grappling with scarce state resources.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent