Ohio Dems Request Records Related To Deleted Ohio AG Video That Ended Up In Yost Campaign Email

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party has filed a public records request for all correspondence, bids, contracts, payments, meeting minutes and other records regarding a now-deleted video produced by the Ohio Attorney General’s Office that ended up in a campaign email for AG Dave Yost. “Ohio taxpayers deserve full transparency on what taxpayer resources were

Ohio Dems Chairman Applauds Court Decision Ruling Ohio Maps Unconstitutional, Calling For Redraw Before 2020 Election

COLUMBUS — Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper issued the following statement Friday after a three-judge panel from the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio ruled that Ohio’s congressional map is an “unconstitutional partisan gerrymander” and must be redrawn by the 2020 election: “We applaud the decision from the federal Southern District

Tom Brinkman Votes Against Local Control For Local Schools

COLUMBUS — The Ohio House voted Wednesday to end state takeovers of school districts, which have come under fire for failing to provide struggling schools with the support they need as out-of-district CEOs replaced democratically elected school boards in East Cleveland, Lorain and Youngstown. But despite broad, bipartisan support, state Rep. Tom Brinkman voted against

Ohio Democratic Party Backs Voter Expansion Efforts, Opposes School Privatization

Executive Committee Approves 2020 Delegate Selection Plan COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party executive committee approved its delegate selection plan for the 2020 Democratic National Convention Tuesday evening and passed resolutions supporting the protection of Ohio voters and opposing school privatization. “Tonight, the Ohio Democratic Party resolved to reject the dangerous and harmful school privatization

It’s No Joke — “Voodoo” Economics Cheerleader Stephen Moore Is Totally Unqualified For Federal Reserve

COLUMBUS — Donald Trump wants to add Stephen Moore — one of the architects of Ronald Reagan’s “voodoo economics” — to the Federal Reserve Board, despite Moore’s derision of Cleveland and Cincinnati as “the armpits of America.” “Sherrod Brown is right when he says Stephen Moore’s comments are just the latest ones to  disqualify him

Does Portman Believe The Mueller Report Revelations Are Less Serious Than The Access Hollywood Tape Revelations?

Portman in 1998: “The Truth Must Be The Bedrock Of Our Judicial System” COLUMBUS — In October 2016, Sen. Rob Portman withdrew his support for Donald Trump over the “Access Hollywood” video, but it remains to be seen if Portman believes the revelations in the Mueller report — including actions that he calls “inappropriate” —

Mr. Manning Goes To Columbus… And Pushes Extremist Agenda

COLUMBUS — Republican state Rep. Don Manning has only been in Columbus for a few months, but he’s already busy carrying water for radical special interests and dark-money groups — including an anti-vaccination group that is downplaying the current measles outbreak as “hysteria.” “Even as we’re seeing the country’s second-worst measles outbreak in more than