Steve Chabot Must Be Glad It’s Friday

CINCINNATI — There’s no mercy rule in politics, but if there were, Steve Chabot would be asking for an ending to a week when he voted against funding for the U.S. Postal Service, was called out by his opponent, Kate Schroder, and then his own sister for that terrible vote and impotently raged against an

As the RNC Ignores Trump’s Coronavirus Failures, Ohio Dems Focus on Health Care in Crisis

CINCINNATI — The Ohio Democratic Party held a virtual roundtable today with Dr. Arthur Lavin of Doctors Organized for Health Care Solutions, Dr. Beth Weinstock of the Physicians Action Network and Colleen Bowman, the mother of a childhood cancer survivor, to discuss America’s health care crisis under President Donald Trump. From Chairman David Pepper: “You

French And Kennedy Rule Against Ohio Workers Again

In 4-3 Decision, Ohio Supreme Court Overturns Lower Court Ruling That Employer Violated Workers’ Privacy COLUMBUS — After failing to protect a worker from retaliation with a decision earlier this year, Ohio Supreme Court Justices Sharon Kennedy and Judi French issued another anti-worker decision today, overturning a lower court ruling that Ohio workers could sue

GOP House Candidate Helped To Create Tax Scam’s “Opportunity Zone” Program That Is Mainly Helping Real Estate Developers

COLUMBUS — During last night’s Republican National Convention, U.S. Sen. Tim Scott talked about “opportunity zones” — which the Republican candidate challenging state Rep. Phil Robinson has touted as helping to create — but failed to mention the program has led to “relatively little job creation while disproportionately helping high-profit real estate projects and not

Trump Campaign Triples Down On Attack On Ohio Workers

COLUMBUS — On Wednesday morning Donald Trump tweeted out an attack on a company that employs thousands of Ohio workers; on Wednesday afternoon, Trump doubled down, saying it didn’t matter if workers lost their jobs; and now a Trump campaign spokesman is defending Trump’s tweet by saying a boycott isn’t a boycott. “Ohio workers can

Ohio Lost 3,700 Manufacturing Jobs In July

Donald Trump Attacks Ohio Manufacturing Workers As His Reckless Approach To The Coronavirus Crisis Wreaks Economic Devastation COLUMBUS — Ohio lost 3,700 manufacturing jobs in July and has lost 48,200 factory jobs since last July — and Donald Trump’s apparent response to the economic crisis caused by his failed coronavirus response has been to lash

Steve Chabot and Mike Turner Resort to Desperate Tactics to Attack Kate Schroder, Desiree Tims

Chabot’s Ad: “A Big Stretch” … Turner’s Ad: “Misleading” COLUMBUS — With their re-election prospects growing dimmer by the day, Steve Chabot and Mike Turner are being forced to resort to desperate attacks on their opponents, Kate Schroder and Desiree Tims, who are outhustling the long-time D.C. politicians. “After more than 40 years in D.C.