Where Do Sprague And Faber Stand On GOP Speaker Chaos?

COLUMBUS — The people’s business at the Ohio Statehouse is at a standstill with the House Republican Caucus mired in chaos over who will replace disgraced former Speaker Cliff Rosenberger. Even as they seek promotions to higher office, state Reps. Robert Sprague and Keith Faber are nowhere in sight. “Leadership mettle is forged in times

Payday Lending Ties And FBI Raid Of Disgraced House Speaker Raises Questions About What Keith Faber Knew As Senate President

COLUMBUS — As the former House Speaker and Senate President, Cliff Rosenberger and Keith Faber stood by as Ohio’s payday lenders evaded oversight and interest rates skyrocketed to the highest in the nation — and now the FBI is reportedly looking into Rosenberger’s relationship to the industry, while Faber is hoping voters don’t notice his

PPP Survey: Clyde Leading In Ohio Secretary Of State Race

COLUMBUS — In the race for Ohio Secretary of State, Democratic state Rep. Kathleen Clyde is leading Republican state Sen. Frank LaRose 43 percent to 40 percent, according to a survey by Public Policy Polling conducted just before the primary election. “Kathleen Clyde has been fighting her whole career for voters’ rights and fair elections,

Jim Renacci’s Special Interest Allies Reward Him For Voting Against Ohio’s Priorities

Koch Brothers running ads praising Renacci’s vote against funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, for the fight against the opioid crisis, and for increased military spending COLUMBUS — In March, Congressman Jim Renacci voted against a bipartisan budget deal that prevented a third Republican-led shutdown this year, despite the fact the bill included billions of dollars

As FBI Raids Disgraced House Speaker’s Home, State Rep. Robert Sprague Stands Silent

COLUMBUS — The FBI raided the home of disgraced former Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger Wednesday, more than six weeks after it was first revealed the feds were investigating the connection between lobbyists and Rosenberger’s lavish lifestyle, but amidst Republican chaos, corruption and dysfunction in the Statehouse, Rep. Robert Sprague has stood silent. “The people’s

Fact-Check: Is Yost Misleading On His Failure To Catch ECOT Before The Ohio Department Of Education Did?

COLUMBUS — In an interview with WCMH’s The Spectrum, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost claimed he “couldn’t say anything was wrong” at the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow back in 2014, despite a whistleblower warning him the scam e-charter was cooking its attendance books and the Ohio Department of Education later finding that was exactly what was