Cleveland doctor sentenced on drug trafficking, fraud charges

COLUMBUS — A Cleveland doctor sentenced last week on felony charges of drug trafficking and workers’ compensation fraud paid $30,000 in restitution to the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) and will no longer work in the BWC system.

Ohio House pushes unfinished, unbalanced state budget off on Senate

After six years of GOP tax-shifting, Ohio’s broken economy brings GOP promise of $800M in cuts

COLUMBUS, May 2 — Before new state economic indicators come out Thursday, the Ohio House today passed a version of the state’s two-year budget, House Bill (HB) 49, that remains hundreds of millions of dollars out of balance, if not more.

OMESSP Minority Engineering Scholarship Applications Open

Applications are available now for the 2017 Ohio Minority Engineering Student
Scholarship Program (OMESSP) sponsored by CT Consultants, Inc. in collaboration with Ohio Legislative Black Caucus (OLBC), the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), and New Visions Group, LLC.

Brown statement on house bill to dismantle Wall Street Reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – ranking member of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee – today issued the following statement as the House Financial Services Committee marked up Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s (R-TX) sprawling bill that would dismantle the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

Federal Budget Still Funds Abortion Giant

CINCINNATI - Federal elected officials have negotiated a budget plan that makes no changes whatsoever to stop using citizens' taxes to underwrite abortion giant Planned Parenthood.