General Motors Reaps Windfall After Trump Tax Scam

GM Received Tax Rebate of $104 Million on $4.3 Billion in Income … Still Shutters Lordstown Factory COLUMBUS — Thanks to the Trump tax scam, more than 10 million American families are paying more, while 60 corporations in the Fortune 500 — including General Motors — paid zero in federal income taxes for 2018. “General

Trump And DeVos’s Priority For Education — Taking Resources From Public Schools, Giving Tax Dollars To Voucher Schemes And For-Profit Scam Schools

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party, Ohio Federation of Teachers and Innovation Ohio held a press call this afternoon to preview Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s visit to the Buckeye State tomorrow. Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper: While Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos may say one thing about investing in Ohio students, their budgets have

DeWine Signs Most Extreme Abortion Ban In The Nation

Near-total Abortion Ban Abandons Maternal Health, Provides No Exceptions For Rape And Incest COLUMBUS — Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper released the following statement Thursday after Mike DeWine signed into law the nation’s most extreme abortion ban, which is expected to lead to another costly legal fight: “Beyond its violation of the constitution, this

Ohio Democratic Party Statement on Frank LaRose’s “Fresh Start Campaign”

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Chairman David Pepper in response to Secretary of State Frank LaRose’s “Fresh Start Campaign,” which spent $242 per voter registration to combat the state’s aggressive purging policies, which have removed millions from the rolls: “It’s time to modernize this whole process and learn from

Ohio House Passes Nation’s Most Extreme Abortion Ban

Near-total Abortion Ban Abandons Maternal Health, Provides No Exceptions For Rape And Incest COLUMBUS — Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper released the following statement Wednesday after Ohio House passage of the nation’s most extreme abortion ban: “Republican politicians in Columbus are doing the bidding of right-wing special interest groups and lobbyists, instead of focusing

Ohio Republicans In Congress Won’t Stand Up To Trump To Protect Health Care

Following the U.S. House vote Wednesday to condemn the Trump administration’s legal efforts to overturn the Affordable Care Act, Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper released the following statement: “Steve Chabot, Dave Joyce, Troy Balderson, Mike Turner: they all campaigned claiming that they would protect Ohioans’ health care. They all promised to protect pre-existing conditions.