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Proposed airline commission would aim to boost commercial flights in Ohio

A pair of Cleveland lawmakers are backing a bill designed to help sustain and expand Ohio’s commercial airline and air freight service.
House Bill 409 would create the Commercial Airline and Air Freight Commission, consisting of three members of the Senate, three members of the House of Representatives and individuals who ... (full story)

Thoughts on myRA

Dear Mr. Berko: I have a bachelor's degree in history and a master's in sociology. I teach at a public school and made $39,000 last year. My wife also has a college degree. She is a waitress at a nice restaurant and makes about $25,000 a year. My pension plan is lousy. We don't have individual retirement accounts, because making th ... (full story)

GE plans to put 1,400 jobs in Cincinnati area

GE plans to put 1,400 jobs in Cincinnati area

CINCINNATI (AP) — The General Electric Co. plans to build a new U.S. global operations center in the Cincinnati area, bringing an expected 1,400 jobs to southwest Ohio.
The announcement was made last week by JobsOhio, the state's private job-creation agency.
Fairfield, Conn.-based GE describes the center as a "shar ... (full story)

Proposal made to spend $2.4 billion on infrastructure, education in Ohio

Tim Keen, director of the Ohio Office of Budget and Management, has helped push a capital budget bill out of the House.
House Bill 497, sponsored by Rep. Ron Amstutz, R-Wooster, would make capital appropriations and reappropriations for the biennium ending June 30, 2016 and establish the transportation building fund in the state ... (full story)

Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off

Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off

Graciousness is not always high on the list of attributes you find in successful rock 'n' roll stars.
Because of this, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions have sometimes brought out the worst in its inductees, whether continuing once-private feuds in public or launching criticism at the hall itself. This year it's Kiss tha ... (full story)