State Rep. Christine Sinicki (D) used her Capitol office to coordinate support for striking UAW workers in Kohler, Wisconsin.
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.
Supporters of local tax levies have expressed concern that the Voters First Ohio amendment – appearing on ballots statewide as Issue 2 – is so long, voters will ignore down-ballot local issues. Voters First held a press conference this week reminding Issue 2 supporters to vote on subsequent ballot issues, many of which benefit local […]
The taxpayer-funded bailouts of General Motors and Chrysler were a failure, according to Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions visiting fellow Andrew Grossman. In a policy brief the free-market think tank released on October 18, Grossman criticized the use of Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) funds to “rescue” Chrysler and GM as a politically-motivated labor […]
The initial Voters First Ohio campaign finance report filed July 31 with the Ohio Secretary of State confirms Voters First is a union front group, as Media Trackers has reported since May. Voters First describes itself as “a coalition of nonpartisan groups and people from across Ohio,” but public records prove Voters First is – […]
Despite a recent public denial of any connection to the Occupy Movement, the far-left Columbus group ProgressOhio regularly coordinated events and strategy with Occupy Columbus, including hosting weekly Occupy Columbus meetings at ProgressOhio headquarters. Following last week’s FBI allegations that multiple Occupy organizers plotted to bomb a Cleveland bridge, WTAM 1100 reported, “Progress Ohio executive […]