Ohio Issue 2


Issue 2 a referendum that was orginally Senate Bill 5 that was signed into law by Ohio Gov. John Kasich in March 2011. The measure gained enough signatures for the public to vote on the measure.


Federal Budget

Kettering approves controversial sidewalk…
Kettering residents fighting a plan for new sidewalks were again at the city council meeting Tuesday night.

Traffic moving again on I-675 following…
A stretch of Interstate 675 is shutdown after a crash. Related: 2 NEWS Traffic Alerts

Luckie denied early release from prison
A judge has denied a former Ohio lawmaker’s request for early release from prison, saying he agreed to serve three…

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Politics in Ohio

South Sudan, rebels sign cease-fire
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) ? South Sudan's government and rebels signed a cease-fire deal Thursday that leaders hope will…

Obama: South Sudan deal a 'critical first…
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Barack Obama says the cease-fire deal in South Sudan is a critical first step toward lasting…

Justin Bieber's arrest latest sign of trouble
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) ? When he debuted five years ago, Justin Bieber was a mop-haired heartthrob, clean cut and charming.…

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Ohio (change)

The government of Ohio is composed of the executive branch, led by the Governor; the legislative branch, which comprises the Ohio General Assembly; and the judicial branch, which is led by the Supreme Court.
Offices & Officials

Governor: John Kasich
Lieutenant Governor: Mary Taylor
Attorney General: Mike DeWine
State Treasurer: Josh Mandel
Secretary of State: Jon Husted