On the traditional day that millions of Ohioans file their tax returns with the state government, Ohio Democrats called for action to restore Gov. John Kasich’s cuts to local communities.
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Communications Director Kirstin Alvanitakis in response to Gov. John Kasich’s comment that women on campus can prevent sexual assault by avoiding “parties where there’s a lot of alcohol.” To woman wondering how John Kasich would keep her safe from sexual violence on campus: “Don’t
COLUMBUS — In response to Sen. Rob Portman’s meeting about nothing with Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland today, Ohio Democratic Party spokesman Daniel van Hoogstraten issued the following statement. The Youngstown Vindicator Editorial Board wrote that Portman’s meeting amounts to “political window dressing,” and Portman himself previously stated “confirming judges is a ‘solemn responsibility’ of
“Not Recommended” Candidate for Ohio Supreme Court Touts Extremist Position In Cincy RTL Questionnaire COLUMBUS — As North Carolina endures nationwide criticism and economic consequences for a new law that prevents local governments from passing non-discrimination ordinances, Judge Pat DeWine has indicated he would likely strike down laws protecting LGBTQ Ohioans because he claims they
COLUMBUS — Today, one day before Sen. Rob Portman’s meeting about nothing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Merrick Garland, the Ohio Democratic Party is releasing the “agenda” for the Portman-Garland meeting. Each day this week leading up to Portman’s meeting about nothing with Garland tomorrow, the ODP has been highlighting a different reason why Portman’s
On Equal Pay Day, Ohio Democrats called for action to pass economic policies that would ease the burden placed on Ohio women who are working hard to support their families. Click here to read more.
COLUMBUS — As Ted Strickland announces his plan to strengthen retirement security today at the Alliance for Retired Americans convention in Columbus, here’s a reminder of Sen. Rob Portman’s record of prioritizing the Washington power brokers and wealthy special interests he serves at the expense of Ohio’s seniors. From supporting an increase in the retirement
AKRON ⎼ On Equal Pay Day today, Ohio Democrats called for action to pass economic policies that would ease the burden placed on Ohio women who are working hard to support their families. “In Ohio, women earn 78 cents on the dollar compared to men,” said Summit County Clerk of Courts Sandra Kurt. “This has
COLUMBUS — With three days and counting until Sen. Rob Portman holds a meeting about nothing with Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, the Ohio Democratic Party is using each day to highlight a different reason why Portman’s refusal to even consider the Supreme Court nominee is wrong for Ohio. By refusing to do his job,
COLUMBUS — With Sen. Rob Portman set to testify today before the International Trade Commission about the global steel industry, here’s a flashback to Portman’s real record of failing to stand up to unfair Chinese steel imports. From Daniel van Hoogstraten, Ohio Democratic Party spokesman: “Rob Portman is the best Senator China’s ever had, and