budget http://wyso.org en Kasich Releases State Capital Budget http://wyso.org/post/kasich-releases-state-capital-budget <p></p><p>On Tuesday, Ohio Gov. John Kasich released a nearly $2.4 billion state construction budget. Included in the budget: funding for a host of community, school, park and prison projects.&nbsp;Quick action is expected on the budget bill put out by Kasich and state legislative leaders.</p><p>The bill directs $675 million toward primary and secondary schools and $450 million toward public colleges and universities for repairs, renovations and new buildings.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:17:15 +0000 Associated Press & Jerry Kenney 47295 at http://wyso.org Kasich Releases State Capital Budget Balanced Budget Amendment Resolution Signed http://wyso.org/post/balanced-budget-amendment-resolution-signed <p>State officials gathered in Lima Monday afternoon to celebrate the signing of a resolution directed at their colleagues in Washington. The balanced budget amendment resolution demands Congress pass such a requirement or allow the state to call a Constitutional convention. Gov. John Kasich has pushed for the resolution, and says it’s a bipartisan issue.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 42567 at http://wyso.org Civilians Return to Work at Wright-Patt http://wyso.org/post/civilians-return-work-wright-patt <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Nearly 9,000 civilian workers went back to work Monday at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. That&rsquo;s after the Department of Defense reinterpreted a new law in order to end furlough days.</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 17:05:41 +0000 Lewis Wallace 40272 at http://wyso.org Congressman Turner on Government Shutdown: Obama Needs to Come to the Table http://wyso.org/post/congressman-turner-government-shutdown-obama-needs-come-table <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Congressman Mike Turner<span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; font-weight: bold; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> </span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">(OH-10th) has voted with the majority of other House Republicans in favor of a 2014 budget that would defund the Affordable Care Act. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 19:50:42 +0000 Lewis Wallace 40127 at http://wyso.org Congressman Turner on Government Shutdown: Obama Needs to Come to the Table Kasich To Release Budget on Monday Afternoon http://wyso.org/post/kasich-release-budget-monday-afternoon <p>Gov. John Kasich will unveil his second budget today, and it’s expected to include changes in the state income tax and an increase in the severance tax on oil and natural gas drillers. Budget director Tim Keen wouldn’t give any hints in a recent interview, other than to say that the governor is focused on economic competitiveness and job growth.</p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 28530 at http://wyso.org