LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's eight U.S. presidents are the focus of an upcoming exhibition in the state beginning this fall.
"The Ohio Presidents: Surprising Legacies " opens Sept. 21 at...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's three living former governors have no trouble agreeing on the toughest burden they faced in office: deciding whether someone should live or die.
And after a collective 20 years as Ohio's governor, Richard F. Celeste, Bob Taft and Ted Strickland all wish they had spared more people from execution.
The three are in town for a new exhibit of both the original 1802 and 1851 Ohio constitutions now on permanent display at the Statehouse Museum.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Former Ohio Gov. Bob Taft is set to address attendees at a political fundraiser named for his famous great-grandfather.
The Hamilton County Republican Party is calling Friday's event its first annual President William Howard Taft Luncheon. The Cincinnati-born William Howard Taft was the 10th U.S. president, serving from 1909 to 1913, as well as the nation's 10th chief justice.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a story July 29 about Gov. John Kasich's use of clemency in capital punishment cases, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of executions that former Gov. Bob Taft allowed to proceed during his years in office. The number was 24, not 20.
A corrected version of the story is below:
Ohio governor spares record number of death row inmates
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Gov. John Kasich's State of the State speech (all times local):
Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has called for devoting $20 million — and Ohio's famous ingenuity — to scientific breakthroughs in opiate addiction and pain relief.