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  On average, 1 in 8 Ohioans require assistance when it come to putting food on the table and feeding their whole family. The extra help many receive, comes in the form of the SNAP program or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. For years, efforts have been set in place to ensure users of the program […]

Whew chile!!! T.I. just can not seem to catch a break after his controversial comments regarding the state of his daughter’s virginity! Since his initial statements, he’s paid a visit to Red Table Talk with Jada Pinkett Smith, in hopes of an opportunity to clear up some of the confusion. But for some folks, that […]

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  Two controversial abortion bills were passed by the Ohio Senate last Wednesday. The first bill, Senate Bill 155, would require a doctor to inform a woman about an untested treatment to reverse a pill-based abortion. The second, Senate Bill 208, would require doctors to inform the state when an infant survives an attempted abortion, […]

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Chief executives of some of the nation’s biggest companies have teamed up to take a united stance on a major issue in the country, gun control. The CEO’s of Uber, Twitter, Gap, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Reddit, and 140 other major companies signed a letter to the US Senate Thursday, calling for drastic and urgent action […]

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Zach Klein, the Columbus City Attorney has released that he will no longer prosecute misdemeanor marijuana possession cases. The announcement comes after the passage of Senate Bill 57, which was recently signed into law by Governor Mike DeWine. The new law would require drug testing that distinguishes hemp from marijuana. Without this drug testing capability, the […]

If college students should reap lucrative benefits from their athletic performance has been a constant conversation. Opinions on the issue go both ways. A California bill has recently passed, asserting that athletes attending state schools could earn compensation for the use of their own name, image or likeness. The bill passed in the Senate by […]

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Bernie Sanders has revealed his highly anticipated plan to eliminate $1.6 trillion of student debt for exactly 45 million people. Today, Sanders announced his intention to free every American of their student loan debt by canceling $1.6 trillion of student loans for undergraduates and graduates. Sanders’ plan would have no eligibility limits and would be […]

Ohio

Ohio State Representative David Leland has presented a bill to help attract more people as public defenders and it has now passed the Ohio house. In a news release, Leland’s office announced the passing of House Bill 5. HB 5 creates the Ohio Public Defender State Loan Repayment Program. “This bill will not only help […]

The Ohio Senate is looking to move a new bill that would make it a felony to make a spoof or spam phone call using someone else’s phone number. We all have received these annoying calls that come from numbers similar to your own to make it look like a person you know is making […]

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Republicans want to “promote and honor the dignity of the unborn.” This story is a little creepy but you should know the state has approved a bill that will require abortion clinics to either bury or cremate aborted fetuses. Legislation sponsored by Republican Sen. Joe Uecker of Miami Township will mandate clinics to tell mothers […]

GOP congressional leaders are looking to repeal an initiative that was created to prevent mentally ill individuals from purchasing guns.