Perry vs. Kasich on Medicaid expansion

By   /  August 25, 2015  /  Commentary, Ohio  /  No Comments

When former Texas Gov. Rick Perry directly attacked Ohio Gov. John Kasich over his Obamacare Medicaid expansion. Kasich’s reaction was the childish argument: But he did it, too.

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Ohio unions march for mandatory union dues

By   /  August 24, 2015  /  Labor, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

Ohio Watchdog photo

Ohio looks unlikely to become the nation’s 26th right-to-work state, and the Ohio AFL-CIO aims to keep it that way.

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Union worker deposition requires ‘willing suspension of disbelief’

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Commentary, Ohio, Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Just one month before the 2013 elections, Cincinnatians for Jobs Now was spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on radio ads, flyers and mailers. Seems like normal activity right before an election. But CJN had only been formed in September and it had $300,000 to spend.

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Across Ohio, public employees are forced to pay labor unions

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Labor, News, Ohio  /  No Comments

Photo: City of Findlay

If you want to work in state or local government in Ohio, there’s a good chance you’ll have to pay a labor union.

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Ohio rep makes another attempt to repeal prevailing wage law

By   /  August 19, 2015  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

Dan Rogers via Ohio Public Works Commission

An Ohio legislator is trying again to repeal Ohio’s prevailing wage law that mandates union wage on most public construction projects.

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Ohio lawmaker optimistic state can pass right-to-work law

By   /  August 17, 2015  /  News, Ohio  /  No Comments

AP photo

While some legislators have given up on making Ohio a right-to-work state, citing Gov. John Kasich’s opposition to the idea, one House representative is optimistic he can succeed.

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