Ohio’s Gov. Kasich plays maverick at Republican conference

By   /  November 21, 2014  /  Indiana, Louisiana, National, News, Ohio, Politics & Elections, Texas, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich played to media enthusiasm for big-government Republicans during a Republican Governors Association panel Wednesday.

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What’s next if Ohio ends red light cameras?

By   /  November 21, 2014  /  Commentary, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Ohioans have been struggling with the issue of red light cameras for over a decade, but the debate may soon be over. Senate Bill 342 was passed Wednesday and sent to the House for concurrence, where it is expected to be approved and sent to the governor for his signature.

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Ohio House votes to ban powdered alcohol

By   /  November 20, 2014  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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The Ohio House has passed a measure that would ban crystalline, or powdered, alcohol in the state.

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Ohio wants more regulation ink for piercing, tattoo shops

By   /  November 19, 2014  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Three state representatives want to set up a new board and licensing scheme to regulate Ohio businesses that do body modifications, including tattoos and piercings. The laws regarding body modifications were updated with new regulations that went into effect in August. Those changes were supported by the non-profit Association of Body Art Professionals, but they’re not happy about the latest proposal.

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Ohio Gov. Kasich wants rubber stamp for Obamacare money

By   /  November 17, 2014  /  Health Care, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Ohio legislators are being pressured to rubber-stamp renewal of Gov. John Kasich’s Obamacare Medicaid expansion with the promise of minor reforms in return.

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5 reasons to oppose Obama on amnesty

By   /  November 17, 2014  /  Arizona, Congress, Immigration, National, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

BORDER POLITICS: After six years of street protests for and against amnesty, President Obama is reportedly ready to act -- unilaterally.

After six years of promises, President Obama is poised to take executive action on immigration reform as early as this week.

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