Ohio budget http://wvxu.org en Ohio posts surplus for first half of two-year budget http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-posts-surplus-first-half-two-year-budget <p>The state ended the first half of the two-year budget in the black – in a big way. State budget director Tim Keen says the fiscal year ended with an $800 million surplus:</p><blockquote><p>"We were able to close the year with tax receipts coming in modestly above estimate, about one percent above estimate; and spending, led by Medicaid spending, below the appropriated levels."</p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:54:39 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 28769 at http://wvxu.org Views on New Ohio Budget http://wvxu.org/post/views-new-ohio-budget <p>Howard Wilkinson talks with Ohio Representatives <a href="http://www.ohiohouse.gov/denise-driehaus" target="_blank">Denise Driehaus</a>, a Democrat, and <a href="http://www.ohiohouse.gov/peter-stautberg" target="_blank">Peter Stautberg</a>, a Republican, about the new state budget.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 17:13:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14526 at http://wvxu.org Views on New Ohio Budget What Ohio's new budget means to Governor Kasich http://wvxu.org/post/what-ohios-new-budget-means-governor-kasich <p>With Ohio's new budget now approved, Howard Wilkinson talks about what it means for Ohio and Governor Kasich.&nbsp; Also how the Governor's chances look for reelection.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:34:28 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 14424 at http://wvxu.org What Ohio's new budget means to Governor Kasich The Ohio State Budget http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-state-budget <p> Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports on the latest 2-year state budget that includes several hot topics.</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 05:31:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 11536 at http://wvxu.org The Ohio State Budget Where's the Money? http://wvxu.org/post/wheres-money <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the Ohio Legislature </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">argues</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> over a new 2-year budget plan, some Ohioans are claiming the state's financial shortage can be traced to some people and companies not paying their fair share of taxes.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Statehouse News Correspondent Bill Cohen reports:</span></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 14:18:12 +0000 Bill Cohen 11182 at http://wvxu.org