A radioactive steam leak in the plumbing of the reactor cooling system is causing a short-term shutdown of the Perry nuclear power plant east near Cleveland. For Ohio Public Radio, WKSU's Tim Rudell reports that the problem started over the weekend.
As two controversial bills backed by abortion opponents make their way through the state budget process, there’s a new, free standing bill in the Ohio legislature that would put new limits on and enact new rules for abortions performed in the state.
As advocates and Gov. John Kasich continue to hope lawmakers will consider Medicaid expansion, a group of lawmakers from both parties have introduced a bill they say will reform the government insurance program for low-income people.
Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus is meeting with African-American leaders in Cleveland today as part of an effort to expand party membership among minority groups that have been voting Democratic.