Senator Sherrod Brown http://wyso.org en Expanded Earned Income Tax Credit Could Affect Hundreds Of Thousands In Ohio http://wyso.org/post/expanded-earned-income-tax-credit-could-affect-hundreds-thousands-ohio <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-0d1b0224-8f1c-c27b-90c1-37658b28a1d6"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">President Obama released <a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/overview" target="_blank">his budget proposal for fiscal year 2015</a> Tuesday, and among the many reforms, cuts and expansions, he’s calling for an expansion of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), a program benefiting low-income Americans.</span></span></p><p></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:43:58 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46645 at http://wyso.org Expanded Earned Income Tax Credit Could Affect Hundreds Of Thousands In Ohio Ohio U.S. Senators Weigh In On The War On Poverty http://wyso.org/post/ohio-us-senators-weigh-war-poverty <p></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:12:56 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44551 at http://wyso.org Ohio U.S. Senators Weigh In On The War On Poverty Chinese Auto-Glass Company Coming To Moraine Assembly Plant http://wyso.org/post/chinese-auto-glass-company-coming-moraine-assembly-plant <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">UPDATE Friday Jan. 10, 11:55 a.m.: Chinese auto-glass firm Fuyao&nbsp;will be the company to purchase over a million square feet of the old GM plant. <a href="http://wyso.org/post/chinese-automotive-glass-company-fuyao-announces-plans-moraine">Find out more here.</a></em></p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 15:39:20 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44425 at http://wyso.org Emergency Unemployment Could Be Cut Off For 40,000 Ohioans http://wyso.org/post/emergency-unemployment-could-be-cut-40000-ohioans <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-42bf14ee-e3c2-0662-0168-38af753f6c14"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The U.S. Congress is on its way to a budget deal a couple weeks ahead of the January 1, 2014 deadline, but the deal doesn’t include extending emergency unemployment benefits. That means around 40,000 Ohioans could see their payments end this month. </span></span></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:21:02 +0000 Lewis Wallace 43256 at http://wyso.org Emergency Unemployment Could Be Cut Off For 40,000 Ohioans Sen. Brown In Dayton To Promote EpiPen Legislation http://wyso.org/post/sen-brown-dayton-promote-epipen-legislation <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) was in Dayton Thursday promoting a newly-passed federal law that aims to protect kids with allergies. Brown is also urging passage of a state law in Ohio that would make the allergy drug epinephrine, usually known as the </span>EpiPen<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">, widely available in schools.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:53:36 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42996 at http://wyso.org Sen. Brown In Dayton To Promote EpiPen Legislation