GOP Justices On Ohio Supreme Court Continue To Serve As “Backstop” For Extremist Legislature

Justices Judith French, Sharon Kennedy Vote to Uphold Law That Erodes Local Control of Public Schools COLUMBUS — As Republicans in the Ohio General Assembly continue to take away local control from communities, they can rely on Justice Sharon Kennedy and Justice Judith French to continue serving as their “backstop” in upholding their extremist agenda.

Convicted Abortion Clinic Bomber “Happy” To Join Statehouse Protest Against Public Health

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party and Ohio Democratic Women’s Caucus released the following statement in response to reports that convicted abortion clinic bomber John Brockhoeft joined the recent Ohio Statehouse protest against state Health Director Dr. Amy Acton. Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper: “The extremists attacking Dr. Amy Acton are trying to pressure

As Coronavirus Pandemic Rages, Trump And GOP Continue To Wage War Against Affordable Care Act

COLUMBUS – The coronavirus pandemic has claimed the lives of 70,000 Americans, but the Trump administration and Republican officials are still fighting to rip health coverage away from more than half a million Ohioans who are covered under the Medicaid expansion, take protections away from nearly five million Ohioans with pre-existing conditions and put as

ICYMI — Democratic Turnout Outpaced Republicans’ for First Time in Ohio Primary Election Since 2008

In case you missed it… For the first time in 12 years, Democratic turnout outpaced Republican turnout in a presidential primary election in Ohio, as Democrats continue to make significant gains in formerly deep-red suburban strongholds. Even with more than 200,000 absentee ballots still outstanding, Democratic turnout was 25 percent higher than GOP turnout. On

Will Rob Portman Let Ohio Go Bankrupt?

Portman Slammed Dems for Fighting for State and Local Governments, Now He’s Changed His Tune — But Mitch McConnell Opposes “Blue State Bailouts” COLUMBUS — A month ago Sen. Rob Portman went on television and attacked Democratic senators who were fighting for “more money for states and localities” to respond to the coronavirus crisis, but