Did you know? Thanksgiving Day set 150 years ago...
Our day of Thanksgiving was set aside by presidential proclamation 150 years ago by then President Abraham Lincoln. Here is that proclamation, and a link to background for those who would like to go deeper ...
P.S. -- My special thanks to former House colleague, and ongoing friend, Jim Trakas for sharing this source document on his Facebook page.Read the Full Story
Insight from a mom and her daughter
Would you come with me inside the legislative process for a few minutes? I've chosen to share an online opportunity for you to be in the hearing room of the House Finance Committee as we were taking testimony on Thursday, March 21, 2013 on the proposed state budget for the next two years. I plan to provide additional thoughts related to this insightful testimony, but for now ...Read the Full Story
Preview of budget planning for State of Ohio
So, what will the next budget proposal look like for State of Ohio government and its many local community partners? Governor John Kasich will be announcing his budget proposal for the next two years on Monday, Feb.4 as required by law. He has indicated that he will explain a proposal for a new school funding method a few days ahead of that at the end of January.
Here is an article from Gongwer Ohio News previewing the budget:Read the Full Story
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