Ohio House legislators on April 7 proposed an amendment to House Bill 483, a mid-biennium budget bill that would clearly exempt student athletes from being categorized as public employees. This...
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Liberals rejoiced last week when a Wisconsin judge voided the Republican-led law that criminalized collective bargaining. Evidently, when Republicans passed the law, they violated official legal procedures. Now they’re being...
Ohio University students kicked off a petition drive Saturday to place the repeal of Senate Bill 5 (SB 5) on the ballot.
“I did not and will not support SB 5,” said Athens Sheriff Pat Kelly, adding that, “I don’t believe we can balance the budget on the backs of working people.”
Republicans voted Senate Bill 5 out of the House Commerce and Labor Committee Tuesday, clearing the way for final votes in the Ohio House and Senate expected Wednesday.
Faculty Senate passed a resolution Monday against Ohio Senate Bill 5 that calls on President McDavis to publicly retract his support for the bill.
The original version of this article has prompted Faculty Senate to discuss a resolution to condemn Pres. McDavis’ and the Ohio Inter-University Council for supporting Senate Bill 5.
Democrats and labor allies are quietly planning ahead for a campaign to repeal Senate Bill 5, which bans strikes and cuts public workers’ rights to collectively bargain, by filing a referendum for the 2011 ballot.
On Monday, Athens City Council voted unanimously in support of a resolution to call on the Ohio House of Representatives to reject Senate Bill 5 (SB-5). The bill passed in...
Hundreds of students, faculty, union workers and supporters gathered at the Scripps Outdoor Amphitheater Friday to protest threats to education, workers’ organizing rights and Gov. John Kasich’s policy priorities.