State Rep. Robb Kahl’s Construction Business Group is the union enforcer of Wisconsin’s prevailing wage law. Here’s how the group bullies, threatens and challenges on behalf of its union-affiliated leadership.
Army veteran and entrepreneur Chad Monnin is challenging incumbent Republican Anne Gonzales in the 19th District of the Ohio House, running as a Libertarian.
Republican lobbyist Steve LaTourette celebrated the defeat of conservative primary challengers in North Carolina, Indiana, and Ohio in a May 7 release from Main Street Advocacy.
Maurice Thompson, director of the 1851 Center for Constitutional Law, warned in a May 1 release that passage of Ohio Issue 1 would increase the state’s debt load in a way that would imbalance the state budget and almost certainly lead to future tax hikes.
Congressman Dave Joyce, a big-government Republican billing himself as a conservative for the May 6 primary, is receiving major support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and American Hospital Association.
Last year Ohio Republicans received $165,450 from International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 18, whose campaign against Right to Work has demonized workplace freedom as poisonous and communist.
An IRS filing obtained by Media Trackers sheds additional light on “Keep Ohio’s Heritage,” an International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) front created to ensure Ohioans cannot opt out of paying union bosses.
Labor unions contributed over $150,000 to the campaigns of 25 Republican members of the Ohio Senate and Ohio House of Representatives during the ten weeks leading up to the secretary of state’s 2013 semiannual reporting deadline.
Keep Ohio’s Heritage, a nonprofit run by International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 18 in Cleveland, has expanded its propaganda campaign against workplace freedom with nearly $20,000 in ad buys for a 30-second spot in several Ohio television markets. Since the beginning of the year, Keep Ohio’s Heritage has been purchasing billboards saying workplace […]
The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 18, a Cleveland-based labor union, has purchased at least one billboard on State Route 315 in Columbus reading “Workplace Freedom Act poisons workers.” With its text flanked on both sides by skull-and-crossbones “POISON” symbols, the billboard stands as testament to one of the reasons Governor John Kasich […]