COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Chairman David Pepper on today’s report by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office on Trumpcare’s devastating impact: “Now we know exactly why Republicans like Paul Ryan and Pat Tiberi didn’t want anyone to peek behind the Trumpcare curtain — the Congressional Budget Office today confirmed
Statehouse Republicans Embrace Trumpcare, Despite Kasich’s Warning About Cuts to Medicaid COLUMBUS — Despite Gov. John Kasich’s continued opposition to “Trumpcare” — on Sunday’s Meet the Press, he said of the House bill, “the resources are not there” — Columbus Republicans are urging Congress to move forward on fully repealing the Affordable Care Act, which
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Chairman David Pepper in response to Republican Auditor Dave Yost’s election-cycle conversion regarding the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow (ECOT): “For years Dave Yost has taken a head-in-the-sand approach to monitoring the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow, which is one reason the problem has gotten so
Trumpcare Quarterback Pat Tiberi Yucks It Up As Congressmen Debate Bill To Kick Millions Off Health Care COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party today released a new video, “No Laughing Matter,” focused on Rep. Pat Tiberi, the “quarterback” of House Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act — a proposal opposed by Ohio Gov.
Kasich Opposes GOP’s Proposed Medicaid Changes, While Husted, Taylor, Renacci and DeWine Duck and Cover COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. John Kasich opposes the House Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act and phase out the Medicaid expansion that covers about 700,000 Ohioans — but presumptive gubernatorial candidates Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, Secretary of State
Portman, Kasich Oppose Ending Medicaid Expansion; Jordan Backs Only Full Repeal COLUMBUS — If the Ohio congressional delegation is any indication, Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act is in big trouble — Sen. Rob Portman is opposing the House GOP’s draft proposal for failing to provide “stability for Medicaid expansion populations,” while Rep.
In case you missed it… Ohio Democrats are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign and demanding an independent investigation into the Trump administration’s troubling interactions with Russia. It is no longer enough that Attorney General Sessions recuse himself in these investigations. He must resign his post immediately. pic.twitter.com/Pw0BM3RhMM — Sherrod Brown (@SenSherrodBrown) March
COLUMBUS — Ohio Republicans have put a target on workers’ backs once again, this week introducing anti-prevailing wage legislation that will lower incomes for blue-collar workers, while doing nothing to help taxpayers. “Ohio’s economy is on the verge of a recession, and the average Ohio family makes less now than they did 30 years ago,”
COLUMBUS — Amid numerous leadership changes at this weekend’s Democratic National Committee meeting, Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper was elected vice president of the Association of State Democratic Chairs (ASDC), representing the Midwest, and Vice Chair Rhine McLin was elected Midwest caucus chair for the DNC, as well as secretary for the ASDC. “We
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Chairman David Pepper in response to Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor filing paperwork today announcing her intention to run for governor in 2018: “Mary Taylor’s clueless campaign announcement today shows just how out of touch she is from the reality of working families in Ohio.