Overwhelming vote replaces mandates with goals.
Governor makes good on threat, nixes legislative effort.
Gov. Kasich has vowed to let freeze expire this month.
Benchmark has been held at 2.5% past 2 years.
Sen. Seitz said legally prickly provisions may require changes.
Imagine standing in line to cast your vote at your polling place on election day. You’ve just finished a long day at work or picked up kids from school. It’s 7:15 p.m., but you made it in line to vote before the polls close at 7:30.
Would seek charges against anyone causing death of an animal due to negligence.
People would pay bond to courts for places to stay open late.
Legislature wraps up work on measures before going on summer break.
COLUMBUS — The state Senate is considering providing an “affirmative defense” for card-holding medical marijuana users found to be in possession of pot and wants to be more aggressive against possible money laundering. But