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Optimism About Availability of Good Jobs Hits New Heights

Gallup 67% say now is a good time to find a quality job Optimism has been climbing throughout Trump presidency Republicans driving drastic turnaround in outlook Read More


Democrat Sherrod Brown’s appearance at forum begs question: Is he running for president?

Dayton Daily News Sen. Sherrod Brown said his appearance at a progressive forum along with a number of potential Democratic presidential candidates does not signal he plans to seek the presidency in 2020. Read More


Ohio jobless rate hits new 17-year-low in April

Columbus Dispatch Ohio's jobless rate hit a fresh 17-year-low in April as more people joined the state's labor force and all of them found work, the state said Friday. Read More


Shoppers Spent at Healthy Pace in April

AP WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, a sign that consumers may be rebounding from weak spending in the first three months of the year and driving better economic growth. Read More


Amazon to build distribution site in West Jefferson, add 1,500 jobs

Columbus Dispatch Amazon is expanding again in central Ohio. Read More


Under Republican Leadership US weekly jobless claims fall to lowest level since 1969

WASHINGTON, April 26 (Reuters) - New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits dropped to their lowest level in more than 48 years last week, suggesting that March's slowdown in job growth was probably temporary. Read More


Robert Sprague in the Republican primary for Ohio treasurer: endorsement editorial

Cleveland.com Editorial Board Read More


Mike DeWine: Farmers deserve a return to regulatory sanity

The Lima News Column by Mike DeWine Read More


Report: Ohio one of only 13 states 'adequately' addressing opioid crisis

The National Safety Council has pegged the states which they consider the leaders in implementing policies to help combat the deadly opioid epidemic.    Read More


Lima Pallet Company raises wages thanks to tax reform

WLIO Lima Senator Rob Portman is on his tax reform tour and on Monday he made his way through Lima to see how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has affected the area. One stop Portman made was at the Lima Pallet Company to tour the facility and hold a roundtable discussion. Read More