Cecil Thomas

Ohio Public Radio

The Ohio Constitution bans slavery except for one reason. At least one black lawmaker wants that exception removed. 

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. 

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. 

Ohio Legislature

More allegations of inappropriate sexual comments by state lawmakers have surfaced.

Republican Cincinnati City Council member Charlie Winburn will run for the Ohio Senate seat held by term-limited minority leader Eric Kearney.