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Why Conservative Ohioans Oppose John Kasich

As someone who was deeply involved in the Republican and conservative political scene in Ohio for many of the Kasich years, I want to shed some light on John Kasich’s history as Governor. It’s...

Two Moms vs. Common Core – a Mother’s Day tribute

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Politics is sport – I fight for the users!

Spearheading Ohio Rising’s campaign against Kasichcare-Obamacare expansion in Ohio has been a fascinating experience for any number of reasons. Why? Politics is sport. For the general public - it’s like some terrible game being played where...

Stealing the Future

My testimony prepared for Medicaid expansion hearings at the Ohio statehouse on behalf of Ohio Rising: For many years and in multiple states, I worked in the healthcare industry for a company that specialized in...

Ohio Legislators Hide Behind Bogus Statute

Two "pledges" are circulating the Ohio statehouse, and in lieu of taking a stance on these pledges - legislators have been wrongfully and cowardly hiding behind an obscure Ohio statute that accuses people who...

Kasich Applauds Tax Hikes in Cleveland

It's actually getting old, but YES - Kasich is now applauding TAX HIKES again! As reported by Reggie Fields at the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, some gems from Kasich's spokesperson on his support for the 15-mill tax...

More Groups Condemn Kasich Tax Increase

I’ve written on this before, but it just keeps getting bigger and quite possibly more incredible. Yes, John Kasich is still pushing to quadruple the tax on companies in Ohio who “sever” oil and...

Ohio Tumbles As Investment Location In Survey Of Energy Executives

Just for the link love of it all....great work by Ohio Media Trackers, pointing out that Kasich's proposal to raise taxes on the Ohio energy exploration industry by 400% is not a good idea. Kasich...

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Why Conservative Ohioans Oppose John Kasich

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