Labor unions are complementing their endorsements of and contributions to Ohio Democrats with outside spending through 501(c)(4) front group “Moving Ohio Forward.”
Ohio Recent Headlines
Thomas Suddes has raged against a Republican proposal to freeze state renewable energy mandates in three consecutive editorials, imploring Governor John Kasich to drag his party to the left as he did for Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion.
A class-action suit filed against the Ohio Education Association (OEA) by over a dozen current and former Ohio teachers will likely be settled in July, based on recent court filings.
Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald is making universal taxpayer-funded preschool a centerpiece of his campaign to unseat Republican Governor John Kasich, in an obvious nod to his union backers.
Quinnipiac University’s latest Ohio poll found a big lead for Republican Governor John Kasich in his campaign for reelection, although a plurality of those surveyed believe the state’s economy has not improved much since Kasich took office.
Ohio’s press would love for the state’s limited-government movement to die so reporters can resume their usual Red vs. Blue programming without having to pause for pot-shots at conservative critics of Ohio Republican Party leadership.
Reactions to the May 6 primary from Ohio Republican Party (ORP) officials make it clear that ORP is proud to have won contested races by lying about its candidates being champions of limited government, and will employ the same strategy in the future.
“So-called ‘Right To Work’ is a dangerous attack on working and middle-class families,” leftist think tank Policy Matters Ohio warned in a recent invitation to a propaganda event organized by union front We Are Ohio.
Tom Brinkman has defeated incumbent Peter Stautberg in the Republican primary for the 27th Ohio House District despite being smeared as an ally of Democrats by the Ohio Republican Party.
I discussed Ohio’s primary election and Governor John Kasich’s latest Common Core spin with Brian Thomas on the 55KRC morning show today.