After SCOTUS ruling Ohio election boards prepare for early voting — a week later

By   /  September 30, 2014  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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With a Supreme Court ruling halting early voting that was to begin Tuesday, local elections boards are back to their daily routine – at least for one more week.

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Does Ohio’s school staff union really stand with workers?

By   /  September 30, 2014  /  News, Ohio, unions  /  No Comments

Photo credit: Marc Kovac, Ohio Capital Blog

Ohio Association of Public School Employees Executive Director Joe Rugola joined picketing Reynoldsburg City Schools teachers last week in a show of union solidarity.

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Ohio candidate helped write book comparing Republicans to Nazis

By   /  September 29, 2014  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Euclid Democrat Kent Smith touts his 2008 book, Please God Save Us, as proof of his qualifications to serve in the Ohio House.

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Ohio wants to take its early voting case to U.S. Supreme Court

By   /  September 26, 2014  /  Elections, Ohio, Voter Registration, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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By Josh Kaib | WatchdogWire.com
Ohio is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to resolve its court battle over early voting.
Attorneys for the state asked the court Thursday to delay early voting hours forced upon the state by a federal judge. The day prior, a federal appeal court upheld the initial order, made Sept. 4 by U.S. District Judge Peter [...]

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Libertarians still fighting for Ohio ballot access

By   /  September 26, 2014  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Absentee ballots have already been printed, military ballots have been mailed and early voting starts Tuesday, but the Libertarian Party of Ohio is still fighting to be included on the Nov. 4 election.

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Highly paid government union boss screams for ‘solidarity,’ stronger unions

By   /  September 25, 2014  /  Florida, Michigan, National, News, Ohio, unions, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees President Lee Saunders, who was paid $350,058 last year, demanded union solidarity and raged against Big Labor’s critics in a Sept. 16 speech.

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