Governor DeWine Announces Statewide Open Enrollment for H2Ohio Agricultural Incentive Program


(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) Director Brian Baldridge announced today that H2Ohio’s agriculture incentive program is now being offered to producers throughout the state.

Governor DeWine launched H2Ohio in 2019 as a comprehensive initiative aimed at addressing various threats to water quality, including harmful algal blooms caused by phosphorus runoff.Read full story

Governor DeWine Calls on President Joe Biden to Withdraw Air Force Proposal to Circumvent Authority of Governors


(COLUMBUS, Ohio)— This week, Governor Mike DeWine called on President Joe Biden to withdraw proposed legislation that would permanently federalize portions of the Ohio National Guard into the U.S. Space Force.  

The U.S. Air Force sent Legislative Proposal 480 to Congress in March.Read full story

Hazardous Weather Outlook – April 19, 2024

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
602 AM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024...

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Holmes-Knox-Ashtabula Lakeshore-Northern Erie-Southern Erie-
602 AM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central Ohio, northeast
Ohio, northwest Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania.
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Governor DeWine Cuts Ribbon on Re-Imagined Rest Area in Licking County

Ohio Celebrates UNESCO World Heritage Day

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – In recognition of World Heritage Day, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio Department of Development (DOD) Director Lydia Mihalik, and Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Director Jack Marchbanks unveiled the newly re-designed Licking County I-70 westbound rest area, which includes images of the Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks, Ohio’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site.Read full story

Brown to Regulators: All of Us Must Work Together to Lower Housing Costs


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, delivered the following opening statement at today’s hearing entitled, “Oversight of Federal Housing Regulators.”

Sen. Brown’s remarks, as prepared for delivery follow:

Home is a lot more than four walls and a roof.Read full story