DriveOhio launches strategic plan for the advancement of drone technologies

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Smart mobility doesn’t start and end on the roadways, it’s taking off in the skies as Ohio recognizes the need to advance unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) technology, known commonly as drone technology. As a result, DriveOhio, the state’s center for smart mobility, and the Ohio UAS Center today announced a new strategic plan to support UAS research and development, facilitating the state’s ongoing leadership position in this transformation technology.

Analysis: Ohio Medicaid expansion supports 54,000 jobs

As Ohio waits for permission from the federal government on new rules making it harder to access Medicaid expansion, new analysis shows that thanks to the health insurance program, the state will have almost 54,000 more full- and part-time jobs in 2019 than it would have if the state had not expanded Medicaid.

Farm Bureau to celebrate centennial

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Ohio Farm Bureau will hold its 100th annual meeting Dec. 6 and 7 in Columbus. The centennial event’s theme is Celebrating our Past, Creating our Future.

Brown, Portman Reaffirm Commitment To Solving Pension Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Today, U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) released the following statements as they continue working together to find a solution to the pension crisis threatening 1.3 million Americans, 60,000 Ohioans, and thousands of small businesses around the country. Brown and Portman are both members of the House and Senate Joint Select Committee on Pensions.