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The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio has ordered Akron-based FirstEnergy, tied to an alleged 60 million bribery scheme, to show whether it spent customer money on passage of the now tainted nuclear power plant bailout law. 

THE OHIO CHANNEL

The Ohio House has started hearings on a potential repeal of the state's nuclear power plant bailout law. A federal investigation alleges the bill is at the center of a corruption scheme involving Republican now former House Speaker Larry Householder.

Ohio Public Radio

Republican former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of racketeering.

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio House leaders have announced a new committee that will hold hearings on the potential repeal of the state's nuclear power plant bailout bill at the center of an alleged 60 million dollar bribery scheme.

Ohio Public Radio

While Ohio House members removed former Speaker Larry Householder amid a bribery scandal, the Republican remains an active member of the general assembly.

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Not guilty pleas have been entered for four people following their indictment on a racketeering charge. 

Ohio Public Radio

Two new class-action lawsuits filed by Akron-based FirstEnergy shareholders claim they've been ripped off by company leaders.  

Ohio's Republican Secretary of State is backing legislative efforts to improve transparency regarding dark money groups. 

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Republican state lawmakers have chosen former Ohio Supreme Court Justice and current State Representative Bob Cupp as Ohio House speaker, replacing Larry Householder, who was ousted because of his indictment in an alleged 61 million dollar bribery scheme. 

Associated Press

Republican Larry Householder has been removed as speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives by a unanimous vote, after his arrest last week on a federal racketeering charge related to the nuclear bailout law he pushed last year.

Ohio Public Radio

With revelations that dark money groups funneled money to Republican Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder in order to orchestrate passage of the state's nuclear plant bailout bill last year, calls for a repeal have grown. 

Ohio Public Radio

State lawmakers are introducing bills that require more transparency when it comes to dark money groups in political campaigns.

Ohio Public Radio

Members of the Ohio House are preparing to pick a new Speaker for the second time in a little over two years, as they consider how to replace current leader Larry Householder, who’s facing a racketeering charge related to the nuclear bailout law he pushed.

Ohio Public Radio

Akron-based FirstEnergy held an earnings call Friday, just days after federal agents subpoenaed the company as part of a racketeering investigation.

Associated Press

State lawmakers are drafting legislation to repeal the energy laws created through House Bill 6 that bailed out two nuclear power plants. 

Ohio Public Radio

After Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder's arrest this week, his future as speaker may be cloudy - though he hasn't said clearly if he will resign. 

Ohio Public Radio

Calls are increasing for Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder to resign following his arrest on bribery and racketeering charges. 

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder was arrested Tuesday in connection with a 60 million dollar corruption, racketeering and conspiracy case. 

Just hours after Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder was arrested by federal officials in a $60 million dollar bribery case, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is calling on his fellow Republican to resign.

Karen Kasler

Republican Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder has been arrested in connection to a $60 million public corruption racketeering conspiracy case. Federal agents were at his farm in Perry County Tuesday morning.

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s Wednesday evening speech seemed to be a warning to Ohioans to wear masks or risk another round of shutdowns and closures.

Republican Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder has reinstituted the “work from home” policy his office had in place during the early days of the pandemic.

Ohio Public Radio

Some state leaders are angry over damage at the Ohio Statehouse after police brutality protests – and one has suggested the state consider a form of secession from the City of Columbus.

Some Democratic lawmakers made emotional appeals to colleagues in the GOP-led Ohio House Thursday for help in addressing racism.  

Karen Kasler

Gov. Mike DeWine changed his initial mask mandate as a condition of businesses reopening, instead requiring masks for employees but not for customers. But while mask wearing has become something of a partisan symbol, DeWine said it shouldn’t be.

Dan Konik / Statehouse News Bureau

Many Democratic state lawmakers were upset Wednesday when they discovered an earlier seating plan that allowed social distancing in the Ohio House chamber had been scrapped in favor of one allowing all legislators inside. 

Ohio Public Radio

Majority Republicans in the Ohio House are discussing doing away with the death penalty, as executions remain on hold because of trouble obtaining lethal injection drugs. 

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio House speaker Larry Householder says the state may need to come up with a new school funding formula to reach a level of fairness, which could involve redistribution of wealth to poorer school districts. 

Ohio Public Radio

A new patient advocate is being appointed to Ohio's medical marijuana advisory board, after Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder fired Bob Bridges last week. 

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