SPONSORED BY

Government: Portman to Discuss ‘Aluminum Overcapacity’ During Visit to Pennex | February 24, 2017

Portman to Discuss ‘Aluminum Overcapacity’ During Visit to Pennex

LEETONIA, Ohio – U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-OH, will visit Pennex Aluminum Co. in Leetonia Friday afternoon to tour the plant and meet with employees and company leadership. The employee town hall, where Portman will discuss the Enforce and Leveling the Playing Field acts, is part of his work to address “aluminum overcapacity.” The amount […]

Government: Ryan, Policy Matters Praise Pudzer Withdrawal | February 16, 2017

Ryan, Policy Matters Praise Pudzer Withdrawal

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan and an Ohio advocacy group hailed the withdrawal of President Trump’s nominee for labor secretary yesterday. Andrew F. Puzder, chief executive of CKE Restaurants, which owns the Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. fast-food chains, stepped down from consideration amid opposition from Democrats and labor regarding his business practices, including his […]

Government: As Libraries Provide More Resources for Workforce Development, Cuts Loom | February 8, 2017

As Libraries Provide More Resources for Workforce Development, Cuts Loom

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Heidi Daniel is pleased that Gov. John Kasich and other state officials recognize the role that libraries play in workforce training. But like other librarians across Ohio, the executive director of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County is concerned about the cut Kasich has proposed to the state’s public library […]