Ohio budget

Ohio budget surplus
5:54 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Ohio posts surplus for first half of two-year budget

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:

"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."

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Legislators discuss the state budget
1:13 pm
Thu July 4, 2013

Views on New Ohio Budget

Ohio Representative Peter Stautberg, WVXU's Howard Wilkinson and Ohio Representative Denise Driehaus

Howard Wilkinson talks with Ohio Representatives Denise Driehaus, a Democrat, and Peter Stautberg, a Republican, about the new state budget.

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Howard Wilkinson Chat
9:34 am
Mon July 1, 2013

What Ohio's new budget means to Governor Kasich

photo by Michael Keating

With Ohio's new budget now approved, Howard Wilkinson talks about what it means for Ohio and Governor Kasich.  Also how the Governor's chances look for reelection.

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April 21, 2013
1:31 am
Fri April 19, 2013

The Ohio State Budget

Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports on the latest 2-year state budget that includes several hot topics.

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Local News
10:18 am
Mon April 8, 2013

Where's the Money?

As the Ohio Legislature argues 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. Statehouse News Correspondent Bill Cohen reports:

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