|News - News Blog|
|Monday, 22 March 2010 07:34|
Here's a look at some of the stories we're covering today:
Health Care Passes With votes of 219-212 on the Senate bill and 220-211 on the reconciliation bill, health care reform passed the House of Representatives late last night. The entire Ohio delegation voted along party lines except for Democrat Zack Space, who voted no and said that the bill could hurt working class Americans and provide a windfall to insurance companies.
Gas Prices are up again. AAA says that the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded in Ohio has risen to $2.77 a gallon, up 5 cents from last week. Gas prices are now at their highest levels nationwide since October 2008.
March Madness It was a good day for Ohio in the NCAA Tournaments yesterday. In second round action, the Ohio State men knocked out Georgia Tech 75-66 and the Xavier men eliminated Pitt 71-68. The Ohio State women beat St. Francis 93-59 in a first round game.
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