Portman’s Record of Dismantling Overtime Pay Protections for Hard-Working Ohioans

COLUMBUS — With Vice President Joe Biden in Columbus today to announce the Administration’s upcoming rule to expand overtime wage protections, here’s a reminder of Sen. Rob Portman’s record of dismantling overtime protections. “At every turn, ultimate Washington insider Rob Portman prioritizes the wealthy and well-connected at the expense of hard-working Ohioans, and his record

On Two-Month Anniversary of Supreme Court Nomination, Pepper Condemns Portman’s Refusal to Do His Job

Ohioans Dressed as Justices Demand Portman Uphold His Constitutional Duties COLUMBUS — To highlight the two-month anniversary since Judge Merrick Garland was nominated to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court, Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper today joined concerned Ohioans in Columbus to condemn Sen. Rob Portman’s ongoing failure to do his job

Ohio Democratic Party Endorses Resolutions Supporting Bills on E-School Accountability, Paid Family Leave, Equal Pay

MT. STERLING — The Ohio Democratic Party executive committee today endorsed resolutions in support of legislation that would improve charter school accountability, expand paid family leave and ensure equal pay for equal work. “It’s crucial that the executive committee took action on this issue today because we’re talking about the future of Ohio’s kids, and

Portman’s Disastrous Record Against College Affordability

Ohio College Democrats President Condemns Portman in Advance of Commencement Speech COLUMBUS — With Sen. Rob Portman delivering the commencement address at Lakeland Community College today, here’s a reminder of his record of making it harder and more expensive for Ohio students to get a college education. “Senator Rob Portman is the ultimate Washington insider

ICYMI – Rep. Michael Turner Endorses Trump, Despite Saying He Was “Not Qualified” To Be President

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party is officially welcoming Rep. Michael Turner to the “Trump Ticket,” with yesterday’s revelation that Turner will be endorsing Donald Trump for president. In December 2015, Turner told CNN, “Donald Trump is not qualified to be president of the United States or hold any elective office.” However, now Turner is

WDTN: Ohio Dems Call on Turner to Denounce Trump

As Donald Trump met with Speaker Paul Ryan and congressional Republicans, Ohio Democrats were in Dayton to call on U.S. Rep. Michael Turner to reveal whether he intends to meet with Trump and eventually vote for the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. In December 2015, Turner told CNN, “Donald Trump is not qualified to be president

Is Rep. Dave Joyce Meeting With Trump Today?

COLUMBUS — Donald Trump met with Speaker Paul Ryan and congressional Republicans — including Sen. Rob Portman — earlier today, but Ohioans want to know if Rep. Dave Joyce also met with Trump to coordinate plans for the Trump Ticket, like campaign travel or joint Trump fundraisers. According to the Ashtabula Star Beacon, Joyce has