A comprehensive view of the heroin and prescription drug epidemic in Ohio

A comprehensive view of the heroin and prescription drug epidemic in Ohio

Heroin and prescription drugs have ravaged our communities. Overdose deaths have become so prevalent that coroners’ offices across the state are...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Opioid emergency declaration overdue

Opioid emergency declaration overdue

Ohioans don’t need a declaration to tell them the opioid crisis is a national emergency. Many of them are living this nightmare every day.This m...

August 28th, 2017 |  


I know exactly where I was …

Summer television has been filled with programs reviewing the life and times of Diana, Princess of Wales. I recently watched one of them as well as th...

August 27th, 2017 |  


Packing healthy, stress-free for school takes planning

Packing healthy, stress-free for school takes planning

Question: My kids go back to school next week and I’m already stressing about what to pack for their daily lunches. Do you have any suggestions ...

August 21st, 2017 |  


A visit worth making

Washington, D.C. is on my mind again - this time as the inspirational touchstone of our history. I feel a need to make another visit: to crisscross th...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Stalemate in D.C. leaves health insurance in limbo

What should you expect now that the drive to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act appears dead – at least for the moment? Given how legisl...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Empowering the taxpayers to follow the money

Empowering the taxpayers to follow the money

As Treasurer of Ohio, I believe taxpayers have a right to know how their tax dollars are being spent. All too often, we the people aren’t able t...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Reader writes ‘NAACP is just as racist as the KKK’

Governor Kasich is wrong and President Trump is right. Evil is evil; no matter what part of the political spectrum the evil is coming from. The KKK an...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Careful: Some people foods not good for dogs

Careful: Some people foods not good for dogs

Question: My dog loves to sit under the table during dinner near the kids’ chairs in hopes of finding tidbits that may fall from their plates. I...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Improving the education benefits veterans have earned

Improving the education benefits veterans have earned

At a time when it doesn’t seem like there’s much cooperation across the partisan divide, my bipartisan legislation to expand education opp...

August 14th, 2017 |