Date archive for September, 2011
The Kasich budget claims another victim. Ohio’s Consumers’ Counsel announced her resignation yesterday, claiming her efforts to protect Ohioans from unreasonable rate hikes by regulated utilities were impaired by punitive budget cuts proposed by Kasich after meetings with industry lobbyists.
9/22/11 • (1)
Today we learned that the Governor’s plan to sell 5 state prisons for $200 million has turned into a scheme to sell only one facility for $73 million, and other steps to save an additional $13 million. So, unless our math is wrong, that means there is a new $114 million hole in the state budget.
9/01/11 • (0)