Ohio elections chief lets Libertarians name-switch proceed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson can appear on Ohio ballots this fall as long as the candidate he's replacing has met certain signature requirements, the state's elections chief said Monday.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Chillicothe shelves proposed anti-discrimination law

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio city has shelved an anti-discrimination proposal that would have levied fines against people who discriminate in housing, business and other situations based on sexuality or gender identity.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Q&A: A look at Cleveland's $15 an hour minimum wage battle

CLEVELAND (AP) — Legislation that lawmakers were required to consider by a petition drive to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour in the city was voted down by Cleveland City Council on Wednesday.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press