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STATEHOUSE NEWS BUREAU

Saying he’s frustrated with federal inaction on immigration, Gov. John Kasich has signed an executive order that he says will assist legal immigrants in getting work, finding help and integrating into Ohio.

Portman Supports Trump's Decision on Iran Deal

May 8, 2018
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Republican Senator Rob Portman says he supports President Trump’s decision to back out of the Iran nuclear deal.

After the announcement Tuesday, Portman said he didn’t think the initial deal—negotiated under the Obama administration—went far enough to restrict Iran’s ballistic missile program and support for terrorist organizations.

“And my hope is that now we have this opportunity to be able to strength the agreement for our national security and for the region and fix some of these flaws," Portman said.

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STATE OF OHIO

Here are your morning headlines for Monday, May 7:

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WHITE HOUSE

Over the weekend, President Trump made his second visit to Northeast Ohio in less than two months. While in Cleveland, he met with Republican donors, talked about tax cuts passed last year, and endorsed Republican Senate hopeful Jim Renacci.

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