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Collection Harris, Bill M. Ohio Senate papers
Title Newsclipping index
Accession number 10-20
Catalog Number 10-20News032004
Date March 2004
Exhibit# 0
Object Name Newsclippings
Scope & Content 2004

Newsclipping index

March 24
Lawmakers want to change Ohio's mental health system.

March 23
State senators promise mental health reforms.
Legislators propose reforms for mentally ill/ bill would prevent counties from trading care for custody.
State switches presecription-drug providers/ N.J. company that employs 3,600 Ohioans replaced; contract to save $5 million a year.

March 11
$15 M plan for voter education questioned/ some lawmakers critical of Blackwell.

March 9
Lid kept on $128M for vote machines/ panel puts off release during security probe.
Controlling board delays approval of funds for voting machines.
Board delays funding, still has unanswered questions.

March 8
Lawmakers seek to defer funds request for new voting machines.
Voting machine deadline to be missed.
Funds request for voting machines on hold/ state controlling board deferment allows time for addressing security issues before giving money.
State board expected to delay funding.