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Ohio State Trustee Resigns, Calls Meyer’s Penalty Too Light

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio State University trustee who thought football coach Urban Meyer deserved more than a three-game suspension has resigned from the board. Former board chairman Jeffrey Wadsworth resigned after Ohio State suspended Meyer and athletic director Gene Smith last week following a two-week investigation. It found they tolerated bad behavior for… Read More

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Facing Shortfall, Kentucky Mulls Ending Medicaid Expansion

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Republican Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration could eliminate Kentucky’s expanded Medicaid program to avoid a $300 million shortfall. Former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear expanded Kentucky’s Medicaid program in 2014 under former President Barack Obama’s health care law. The expanded program now covers more than 400,000 people. Bevin opposed the expansion because he… Read More