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2019 Year in Review – Attempts to Ban Abortion in Ohio Continue

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Abortion was a big issue in Ohio in 2019, as it has been for several years.  A strict abortion ban was one of the 21 bills that passed, and more bills are still under consideration. The remnants from Gov. Mike DeWine’s inaugural party were barely removed from the Statehouse before the controversial bill to ban… Read More

The Ohio Statehouse Looking Back at 2019

2019 Year In Review – Budgets Brought Struggles Between Governor and Lawmakers

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2019 brought new leadership in the governor’s office and in the Ohio House. But though Republicans were still in charge in both those places and in the Senate, there were only 21 bills that were signed into law, including four required budgets. And passing those budgets wasn’t easy. The week before Mike DeWine’s inauguration in January,… Read More