Ohio Education Association recently recognized Plunderbund, a leftist blog close to the Ohio Democratic Party, with the union’s annual Friend of Education Award.
Ohio union bosses have scheduled a special Columbus screening of Citizen Koch, a far-left revisionist history of Big Labor’s failed attempt to unseat Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in 2012.
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will address a Tuesday, June 3 Ohio Statehouse stop on her national “When Women Succeed, America Succeeds” bus tour.
Union-funded ProgressOhio took a comical swing at The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions this week with a report decrying the free market think tank’s donors and affiliations. The report was co-authored by the Soros-funded Center for Media and Democracy.
Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence Director Toby Hoover and Center for American Progress anti-gun leader Lance Orchid both failed to apologize for tricking Ohioans into joining gun control mailing lists when questioned at ComFest. A website created after a February 2012 school shooting was, unknown to those submitting condolences, created to promote anti-Second Amendment policies.
Labor union payments to far-left activist group ProgressOhio are approaching half a million dollars, U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) records reveal. ProgressOhio Executive Director Brian Rothenberg, whose job consists chiefly of railing against corporations and the wealthy, was paid $110,124 in 2011.
Governor John Kasich’s office issued a press release bashing Ohio Auditor Dave Yost this morning, as JobsOhio turned over records hours before the noon deadline for a subpoena from Yost’s office. “The Auditors attempt to re-write the law to make JobsOhio a slow, bureaucratic public body again will kill JobsOhio and its job creation efforts,” […]
Progressive groups from outside the Strongsville City School District have poured in to the Cleveland suburb to show “solidarity” with the Strongsville Education Association (SEA) as the public union strike enters its third week. The teacher strike – prompted by district requests for teachers to pay more towards their insurance premiums and to accept a […]
Governor John Kasich attacked far-left ProgressOhio and the libertarian 1851 Center for Constitutional Law as “nihilists” who will “have to answer to a much higher power” for their opposition to JobsOhio. JobsOhio is a signature economic program for Kasich, a Republican, but its secretive processes have been targeted by ProgressOhio and its spending approach has […]
Central Ohio progressive activist and singer-songwriter Victoria Parks is troubled by political spending from groups outside Ohio, which have accounted for nearly half of We Are Ohio’s funding. Parks performed a satirical folk song slamming corporations at a January 18 ProgressOhio forum about corporate influence, but her harsh assessment of money in politics became much […]