Editorial: Open the shades on charter spending

State Rep. David J. Leland, D-Columbus, has introduced legislation to accomplish this goal. In fewer than 100 words, the bill declares “funds that the department of education pays to a community (charter) school or nonpublic school . . . are…

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Ohio lawmakers want to honor African American baseball pioneer

"Moses Fleetwood Walker Day" would recognize the historic career of the Ohio native COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – State Reps. David Leland (D-Columbus) and Thomas West (D-Canton) reintroduced legislation to honor Moses Fleetwood Walker, the nation’s first professional African American baseball player,…

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Legal marijuana too late for some in Ohio

Then he talked to Carr and heard Ronnie’s story. “When it came time to vote,” Leland said, “I remembered the conversation I had with Steve about his son. That’s what made me vote for it.” Everyone knew Ronnie Frame was…

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