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Ohio Department of Development

Top Venture Capitalist To Head Ohio Jobs Panel -- For $1 Salary

AP | ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR-SMYTH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Gov.-elect John Kasich chose a prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist Friday to launch his new private economic development ef...

Wal-Mart Pays Back Ohio Taxpayers $1.7 Million In Welfare Deal

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

This week, without putting up a fuss, Wal-Mart quietly wrote a check to the taxpayers of Ohio for $1.7 million -- almost the full amount of the original subsidy.

Wal-Mart's Optical Lab Shut-Down Strikes Nerve

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

Ohio development officials were blind-sided this week when a job subsidy deal involving a Wal-Mart-owned optical lab went dark.