Portman’s Budget Priorities: Looking Out for Washington Special Interests at the Expense of Ohio Working Families

On Budget Day, A Look At Portman’s Record As OMB Director COLUMBUS — With the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) release of the Administration’s budget today, it is time to take a look at Sen. Rob Portman’s record as OMB Director. Just like he does today, as OMB Director Portman prioritized the Washington establishment

Portman Pleads Ignorance On His Trade Record, Ohio Democratic Party Reminds Him

COLUMBUS — A new report in the Columbus Dispatch reveals Sen. Rob Portman’s latest excuse for his decades-long record of supporting job-killing trade deals: ignorance. When confronted by reporters on Monday about criticism of his pro-trade record, Portman incredulously claimed, “I don’t know what he means.” In response, today the Ohio Democratic Party is helpful

On Chinese New Year, Ohioans Condemn “Dedicated Outsourcer” Rob Portman’s Record On Trade

COLUMBUS — Today, on the Chinese New Year, Franklin County Democratic Party Chairman William Anthony and concerned Ohioans spoke out against Sen. Rob Portman’s record of supporting unfair trade deals that ship Ohio jobs to places like China. In celebration of Portman’s favorite holiday, attendees also brought a basket full of products made in China

VIDEO: Portman: I Support the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Portman Can’t Hide From His Job-Killing Trade Record COLUMBUS — Just like the ultimate Washington insider that he is, Sen. Rob Portman is attempting a transparent, election-year attempt to cover up his decades-long support for unfair trade policies that have shipped Ohio jobs to places like China — even though he voted to fast track

ICYMI: Ohio Attorney General in Close Coordination with Anti-Abortion Group as He Used Tax Dollars to Investigate Planned Parenthood

Public records unveiled by the Associated Press show that Attorney General Mike DeWine coordinated on numerous occasions with the president of anti-abortion group Ohio Right to Life.  He did so as he was using taxpayer funds to investigate and publicly attack Planned Parenthood. “With a heroin epidemic and a broken criminal background check system, among

Ohio Democratic Party Statement on Rob Portman’s Continued Touting of Anti-Heroin Legislation That He Voted Against Funding

In response to President Obama’s announcement today on substance abuse prevention and an upcoming hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee on the issue, Ohio Democratic Party spokesman Daniel van Hoogstraten made the following statement on Sen. Rob Portman’s continued hypocrisy and deception on this critical subject: “Here are the facts: Senator Rob Portman bragged about

Rob Portman’s Twisted Groundhog Day

Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow, so it looks like spring is just around the corner. Thanks Punxsutawney Phil, but here in Ohio working people are locked in their own version of Groundhog Day with Sen. Rob Portman as he votes again and again and again to prioritize the Washington powerbrokers and special interests he