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

Earl and Clark LPO candidates

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

March on Washington

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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Government credit cards buy his-and-her travel sets and more

By   /  September 25, 2014  /  Abuse of power, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

staples credit card rewards

Over a period of six years, two officials in Scioto County used government-issued credit cards for their own personal use.

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Is Ohio Republican pledging loyalty to Big Labor?

By   /  September 24, 2014  /  News, Ohio, unions  /  No Comments

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Union front We Are Ohio claims that State Sen. Scott Oelslager, a Republican, has signed a pledge to oppose any attempt at implementing worker freedom in Ohio.

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