Ohio Report for Friday, May 29, 2015

Amazon Announces Major Investment In Ohio Jobs, Capital Projects

Confirming long-expected plans, Amazon.com committed Friday to bringing 1,000 full-time jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars in capital investment to the state of Ohio.

Gov. John Kasich and JobsOhio President John Minor appeared with Amazon Vice President of Global Public Policy Paul Misener to confirm the deal that's been under discussion for more than a year.


Also In Gongwer

  • Online Retailer To Start Collecting Sales Tax In Time For Revised Budget Projections
  • Design Team Works To Shape Proposed Behavioral Health System Changes
  • U.S EPA Issues Draft Renewable Fuels Rules, Gets Mixed Reviews
  • Agency Briefs: Civilian Labor Force Grows; AG; OSHP; DPS; SOS; BWC; DSA; EPA; DOA; DODD; DAS
  • Capitol Scene: Wachtmann Joins Shumaker Advisors
  • Court Briefs: Man Charged With Defrauding Elderly; ODOT Settlement Announced; Rule Changes To Take Effect
  • From Congress: Boehner, Gibbs Decry Clean Water Rule, Fudge; Beatty; Brown; Kaptur
  • Ohio Business: DHL Expanding Airport Operations; Big Lots, Express, DSW Report First Quarter Results
  • Governor's Appointments
  • Supplemental Agency Calendar

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