Bill Lager Finally Speaks!

Ohio Dems Release New Video on ECOT’s “Ghost Student” Scam COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party today released a new digital ad featuring Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow founder Bill Lager, who shares the unlikely — but well-documented — story of how he went from the Waffle House to Key West and made millions from Ohio

LaRose’s Campaign Bankrolled By Special Interests, Controversial Figures

COLUMBUS — State Sen. Frank LaRose’s campaign finance reports last week uncovered thousands of dollars in contributions from questionable sources, including GOP figures associated with divisive comments, anti-voter policies and ongoing corruption scandals. “Frank LaRose talks endlessly about civility but takes thousands of dollars from divisive figures who have made troubling comments about the voting

Elected Officials And Faith Leaders Denounce RAGA Ad, Call On Dave Yost For Its Immediate Removal

COLUMBUS — Congresswoman Joyce Beatty, the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus (OLBC) and a group of religious leaders today banded together to denounce the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA)’s lie-filled advertisement attacking Steve Dettelbach and intended to prop up Dave Yost’s campaign for attorney general. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty issued the following statement: “David Yost’s latest ad

ICYMI — Dark-Money PAC Comes to Rescue of Householder-Aligned Candidates

In case you missed it… The Columbus Dispatch is reporting that a shadowy dark-money organization, “Hardworking Ohioans PAC,” has bought more than $400,000 in attack ads against Beth Liston and Mary Lightbody, who are locked in close, open-seat races that would be pickup opportunities for Ohio Democrats. Liston and Lightbody’s opponents are receiving support from

Ohio Democratic Party Releases Second Video In Dettelbach Civil Rights Series

“United” Highlights Dettelbach’s Zero Tolerance For Hate Crimes CONNEAUT— The Ohio Democratic Party today released the second installment in a video series highlighting Steve Dettelbach’s track record of fighting to make sure Ohio is a place where the civil rights and liberties of all Ohioans are upheld: “United.” “United” focuses on one case in particular,

LaRose Snubs NAACP Candidate Forum — Again

GOP Lawmaker Ducks Minority Voters For Second Time, Refuses To Defend Partisan Voting Rights Record COLUMBUS— State Sen Frank LaRose ducked a scheduled joint candidate forum hosted by the Cleveland NAACP Tuesday, marking the second time he’s no-showed a minority voter forum in recent weeks. He skipped a similar forum in Cincinnati Oct. 10 following

Some Pre-Halloween Guidance… Things That Aren’t Real: Ghosts, Goblins, Trump’s Middle-Class Tax Cut

Only Real Thing Is Republicans’ Big Stinky Fear COLUMBUS — Donald Trump’s “fairy tale” plan to cut taxes for middle-class families is a very real concession that the GOP tax scam passed last year benefits large corporations and the wealthy over middle-class families — a fact that most Americans have realized, according to Republicans’ own

ICYMI — Elyria Chronicle-Telegram Endorses Stewart and Donnelly for Ohio Supreme Court

In case you missed it… The Elyria Chronicle-Telegram just announced their support for both Ohio Democratic Party-endorsed candidates for Ohio Supreme Court, adding to a growing list of impressive endorsements for both candidates. The Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Akron Beacon Journal have also endorsed Stewart and Donnelly for the state’s highest court. The Ohio