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The head of the Ohio Education Association is demanding to know why a member of the state Board of Education chartered a bus to take protestors to a rally in Washington that ended with an attack on the U.S. Capitol.  

Gyms Sue ODH To Reopen

May 12, 2020

Thirty five independent gyms across the state have joined together in filing a lawsuit against the Ohio Health Department asking for the reopening of fitness centers. 

Ohio Public Radio

A federal judge has rejected a Columbus bridal shop's lawsuit seeking a temporary restraining order allowing it to reopen amid the COVID-19  pandemic. 

Ohio Public Radio

A libertarian group is joining with a Columbus bridal shop in filing a lawsuit against Ohio's stay at home order, saying the state must hold hearings for businesses that have been shut down. 

Reform-minded Democrats have long held up "dark money" — political money that can't be traced to its source — as a symptom of what's wrong with politics in Washington. But while House Democrats this winter passed a bill to end the secrecy shielding donors behind unregulated dark money contributions, liberal activist groups now deploy those funds to boost the party's candidates in the 2020 elections.

Tea Party activists are disputing the secret vote that made Cliff Rosenberger the next Speaker of the Ohio House.

Third Parties Noticing FitzGerald's Problems

Aug 26, 2014

The campaign troubles of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald have gotten the attention of undecided voters and third party officials and supporters.

Democrats have always hoped for a strong anti-incumbent sentiment in this year's gubernatorial election. There was a little of that at a very small campaign stop for Republican Governor John Kasich yesterday near Dayton. 

Cedarville University has fired one of the May 6th primary challengers to incumbent Republican U.S. House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio.

Kasich Shares Similiar Concerns With Tea Party

Feb 7, 2014

The day after he filed his paperwork to officially run for re-election, Governor John Kasich spoke to a group of newspaper professionals in Columbus yesterday.

Tea Party Official Charges Conservative Blog An Attack Dog For GOP

Jan 14, 2014

A top Tea Party leader has some harsh words for a conservative blog after it reported about a possible challenge to Governor John Kasich in the Republican primary.

Ohio Tea Party activist Ted Stevenot says he will not challenge Republican Governor John Kasich in the GOP primary.

Tea Party Official To Challenge Governor Kasich

Jan 3, 2014

An Ohio tea party leader plans to challenge Governor John Kasich in the Republican primary.

Tea Party groups in southwest Ohio will hold a forum tonight to announce the four people seeking to challenge Republican U.S. House Speaker John Boehner in next year's primary election.

Major Parties Spin Tuesday's Election Results

Nov 7, 2013

The two major political parties have different takes on the results of Tuesday's elections.

The American Civil Liberties Union says it is joining third parties in Ohio in opposing a bill that sets new hurdles to ballot access.

State Lawmakers Hold Hearings On IRS Scandal

Jul 12, 2013

The Ohio House Policy and Legislative Oversight committee wants to hear from people who believe they were targeted by the Internal Revenue Service because of their political beliefs.

Groups Support, Oppose Medicaid Expansion Plan

Jul 5, 2013

Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich vetoed portions of the state budget that prohibited Medicaid expansion.

Two Internal Revenue Service agents working in the Cincinnati office say higher-ups in Washington directed the targeting of conservative political groups when they applied for tax-exempt status.

Ohio Tea Party Members Going To D.C.

May 16, 2013

Some Ohio conservative activists who say they were targeted by the Internal Revenue Service when they applied for tax-exempt status are heading to Washington as federal investigations widen.

Conservative Rift Continues

May 7, 2013

The rift among conservatives over the Ohio GOP's stance on major issues and its support of Governor John Kasich continues.

Medicaid Divides Kasich, Tea Party

Feb 22, 2013

Ohio's John Kasich is one of the nation's most conservative governors.

A taxpayer group is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to allow its proposed repeal of the Westerville School district's 2009 levy to appear on the November ballot.