Cecil Thomas Lawmaker Wants References To Slavery Removed From Ohio Constitution By Ohio Public Radio • Jun 25, 2020 Ohio Public Radio The Ohio Constitution bans slavery except for one reason. At least one black lawmaker wants that exception removed. Proposed Bill Would Return Power To Make Gun Laws To Cities By Ohio Public Radio • Sep 23, 2019 Ohio Public Radio Ohio legislators passed a law in 2006 preventing local governments from passing any gun laws that are more restrictive than those enacted at the state level. Some Lawmakers Want More Than Apologies By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 26, 2018 Ohio Public Radio Two Republican state lawmakers have issued apologies for disparaging remarks they made earlier this week at a roast for a departing employee earlier this week. But some lawmakers are demanding more than apologies. More Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct By State Lawmakers Emerge By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 25, 2018 Ohio Legislature More allegations of inappropriate sexual comments by state lawmakers have surfaced. Winburn To Run For Kearney's Ohio Senate Seat By Jim Letizia • Jun 12, 2014 Cincinnati.com Republican Cincinnati City Council member Charlie Winburn will run for the Ohio Senate seat held by term-limited minority leader Eric Kearney.