Ohio Medicaid gets $25M from Pfizer drug discount settlement

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state attorney general says Ohio's Medicaid program will get nearly $25 million from drugmaker Pfizer Inc.'s payments to resolve allegations that one of its companies didn't give Medicaid the same discounts it provided to private buyers of a heartburn treatment.

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Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two closely watched energy deals in Ohio allowing two utility companies to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them.

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Ohio prison food costs down, complaints up, report says

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is saving more than $10 million a year by using a private company to feed inmates, but food complaints have increased sharply, according to a report by an Ohio prison watchdog group.

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