Strickland comes out against sick-day initiative

“While we would hope that all Ohio businesses would make paid sick days available to their employees whenever possible, we believe that this initiative is unworkable, unwieldy and would be detrimental to Ohio’s economy, and we will be opposing it and asking Ohioans to oppose it as a result,” said Strickland and Fisher in a statement.

Against labor? Interesting. Here’s the rest at Openers.

2 comments on “Strickland comes out against sick-day initiative”

  1. Posted by Ben K | Aug 21, 2008 5:08 pm

    A good surprise.

  2. Posted by Columbuser.com » Sick-day ballot to be withdrawn | Sep 4, 2008 11:05 am

    […] will formally request of the SOS later that the initiative not appear on the ballot. Apparently Gov. Ted Strickland was involved in getting them to retract […]

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