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Collection Harris, Bill M. Ohio Senate papers
Title Newsclipping index
Accession number 10-20
Catalog Number 10-20News092004
Date September 2004
Exhibit# 0
Object Name Newsclippings
Scope & Content 2004

Newsclipping index

September 27
Assembly may face $5 billion deficit/ cuts, services, sales tax figure in budget battle.

September 22
Debate fires up on keeping 'temp' sales tax hike.

September 21
Fiscal fight/ politics, budget needs will drive debate on temporary sales tax increase.

September 20
Ohio in dire need of penny tax due to expire/ lawmakers promised it would be temporary measure.

September 19
Perspective: politics, budget needs will drive debate on temporary sales tax increase.

September 18
Temporary sales tax looks permanent.

September 16
Taft: nursing home funding needs to change to help other state programs/ unrestrained medicaid funding could hurt schools.
Governor warns of consequences of growing medicaid costs.
Taft says nursing home costs bleed state, pay for empty beds.
Rein in medicaid, Taft urges/ education, other areas could suffer if program isn't curbed, he warns.
Taft wary of medicaid costs.
Taft: medicaid costs out of control.

September 12
Still awaiting reform/ Ohio legislators will have a lot to do in their next session, but no job is more important than cleaning up campaigns.