Senior Ohio U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, a proud and uncompromising champion of time-tested progressive policies and causes, opened the ninth annual Gay Games this week with his wife and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Connie Schulz.
The Gay Games are an international sporting and cultural event held every four years that provide a safe and affirming environment for LGBT competitors, information sent by the senator’s office said. Even though the event is called the Gay Games, athletes of all sexual orientations and gender identities are invited to participate. As part of GG9, Cleveland and Akron will host 9,000 participants in 36 sporting events and an estimated 20,000 […]Full Story... →
Ohio Headline Highlights is a new PBSunday roundup of select news from last week about people, politics and government in Ohio.
Kasich, Faber Prepare Pharmacy Board For New Anti-Choice Director – This past weekend we broke the story of John Kasich’s questionable appointment of Richard Hodges as director of the Ohio Department of Health.
Ohio may establish poet laureate – Ohio is one of six states that don’t have an official state poet — but a bill in the Ohio Legislature could change that.Full Story... →