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State Senator Scott Oelslager (R-North Canton), Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, along with Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina) released today the tentative hearing schedule for the budget process in the Ohio Senate. The first day of Senate budget hearings will be Tuesday, April 21 as the full Finance panel will receive budget overviews from the Office of Budget and Management and the Legislative Service Commission.
"With the sixth largest population of veterans in the country, having over 875,000 across the state, Ohio must continue to be a leader in veterans services," said Burke.
Speaker of the Ohio House Cliff Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) and State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Sabina) announced today that Ahresty Wilmington Corporation plans to create 100 new manufacturing jobs following the state's approval of funds for a roadwork project that will improve access to the facility.
In today’s fast-paced world it is easy to become preoccupied and oblivious to our surroundings no matter how fast the world is moving. Yet sometimes we must slow down and pay attention to the warning signs that a child may be in danger. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and it provides a perfect opportunity for all Ohioans to learn the warning signs of child abuse and what we all can do to help.