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 |  


All of a sudden it’s August

On an unassuming Monday two weeks ago, summer was humming right along. Then one turn of the calendar page plunged us into the event-filled month known...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Blowing out candles not dangerous

Blowing out candles not dangerous

Question: I’ve always felt grossed out when people blow out the candles on birthday cake and then everyone else eats the cake. Am I wrong to fee...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Dear Washington

This week I am sharing a letter I recently sent to selected members of the legislative and executive branches of our federal government.Dear Washingto...

August 6th, 2017 |