Brown Calls On Fed to Protect Taxpayers by Increasing Big Bank Capital

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – ranking member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs – is calling on the Federal Reserve Board Governors to use all of its prudential authorities, including the Countercyclical Capital Buffer (CCyB) for the biggest banks, to strengthen the resiliency of the financial system and protect working families from the next economic downturn.… Read full story

Tris Pharma, Inc Expands Its Voluntary Nationwide Retail Recall of Ibuprofen Oral Suspension Drops, USP, 50 mg per 1.25 mL, Due to Higher Concentration of Ibuprofen

Monmouth Junction, NJ, Tris Pharma, Inc. is expanding the scope of its November 2018 recall by adding three (3) additional lots of Ibuprofen Oral Suspension Drops, USP, 50 mg per 1.25 mL, to the retail (pharmacy) level. Some units from these batches have been found to have higher levels of Ibuprofen concentration.… Read full story

Troopers Seize $75,000 Worth of Marijuana in Summit County

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed felony drug charges against a Florida man after a traffic stop in Summit County. During the traffic stop, troopers seized 25 pounds of marijuana worth approximately $75,000.

On January 23, at 3:48 p.m., troopers stopped a 2012 GMC Sierra 1500 with Ohio registration for a speed violation on the Ohio Turnpike.Read full story

Governor DeWine Signs Executive Order on Workplace Domestic Violence Policy in State Government

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today signed an executive order that offers new protections to employees of state government who are victims of domestic violence.

The new workplace domestic violence policy in state government updates the 2008 “Barbara Warner Workplace Domestic Violence Policy” and expands the definition of domestic violence to include victims of dating violence.… Read full story