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Kathy Kellam of Akron talks about attending the required assessment meeting at the Department of Job and Family Services in order to continue receiving food stamps Thursday in Akron. Some able-bodied adults without dependents may lose their benefits unless they comply with a mandatory work requirement of 20 hours a week. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
Your favorite newspaper recently published a lengthy story saying Ohio Gov. John Kasich wants to bury the name “Rust Belt,” the less-than-flattering term routinely invoked to describe the states in our region.