A study released earlier this year found that few contracts went to businesses owned by women and minorities.
Ohio Auditor Dave Yost, backed from left to right by Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina), Damian Sikora with the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, and Dennis Hetzel with the Ohio Newspaper Association (Statehouse Bureau)
If you’re confused about parts of the state’s school report card system -- you’re not alone. Lawmakers are pushing for a bill that would require a comprehensive review on one of the more complex sections. Statehouse reporter Andy Chow has more.
The “value added” component of the state’s school report cards is the measure of how well a school did in advancing a child’s education and looks at specific groups.
Republican Representative Ryan Smith of Bidwell wants the state to look into the data in that category.
A Health Department hearing on the fates of clinics that offer abortions. (Jo Ingles / Statehouse Bureau)
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