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Ohio

Dispatch Spins Furiously to Save Kasich’s Medicaid Expansion

The Columbus Dispatch reported with obvious disappointment on April 8 that the Ohio House would strip the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) Medicaid expansion from the state’s biennial budget. Medicaid expansion, endorsed by Governor John Kasich and the Dispatch, would “save” Ohio money by bringing in billions in new spending from a federal […]

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Ohio

Columbus Mayor, Liberal Groups Worked to Block Gun Rights Bill in Ohio Legislature

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s office worked with liberal activists and employees of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to block a gun rights bill in the Ohio General Assembly, public records obtained by Media Trackers show. Media Trackers has previously reported on the groups’ coordination to use shooting deaths for political gain. Senate Bill 17, signed […]