COMMON CORE FORUMBring Your Legislator to Class DayCommon Core 101Wednesday – APRIL 9th – 6:00 to 9:00 pmCapitol Theatre – 77 S. High Street - Directions Common Core is a fundamental change in education for every child in Ohio, yet it was never put through the legislative process. Why are legislators refusing to debate it?A large majority of Ohio lawmakers had never heard of Common Core before parents and citizens brought it to their attention last […]
Governor Kasich is at it again – trying to divorce Medicaid expansion from Obamacare. But Media Trackers isn’t going to let him get away with it. In their recent article, “Why Does John Kasich Keep Lying about Obamacare,” Media Trackers highlights a January 23rd interview Governor Kasich did with radio host Bill Cunningham.
Cunningham asked Kasich why he “decided to sign onto Medicaid with Obamacare.” Kasich replied,
“Well, first of all, this has nothing to do […]
Cincinnati Area 13-year-old Student Coauthors Acclaimed Book on Freedom and Capitalism, Seeks Liberty Community’s Support
13 year old Lauren Hudson and her father, conservative business leader Rob Hudson, have co-authored a student book on capitalism and freedom. The book helps our youth understand how to make it in America through education, hard work and making responsible decisions. During its initial month of release in December 2013, Our Best Tomorrow – Students Teaching Capitalism to America, became an Amazon #1 Hot New Release and a #1 Best Seller for Free […]
Ohioans received a lump of coal this Christmas and its time we poured out the contents of our stockings and took a closer look. In a 4-3 decision days before Christmas, the Ohio Supreme Court upheld Medicaid expansion in Ohio leaving constitutionalists scratching their heads wondering what they did to deserve such a wrong-headed ruling.
The suit, brought by six Republican state legislators and two Ohio Right to Life groups, challenged the Ohio Controlling Board’s […]
Springfield Township Trustees Declare Emergency, Use Loophole, and Exempt Themselves to Place Tax on Ballot
Tuesday night, Springfield Township officials voted unanimously to declare an emergency and to put a new earnings tax on the ballot for the May 6, 2014 primary. Residents will get to decide whether or not businesses in the township will have to pay a new 1.5% tax on their net profits, and whether employees of these businesses will also pay a 1.5% earnings tax on their paychecks. This is especially troubling considering that under […]
Like the third baseman who protects the left field line, Third Base Politics spends a lot of time protecting Ohio’s left of center governor. In a recent blogpost, Jake3BP resorted to some hardball suggesting that OLC has lost its “credibility” and has “morphed into an anti-Kasich mouthpiece.” Apparently, Jake’s afraid OLC is no longer concerned with advancing liberty-minded principles.
Well Jake3BP, there’s nothing to fear because OLC has never stopped advancing liberty. In fact, even […]
The political parties are nothing more than the people who serve in them. If you want to change our state’s direction, you must change the people in charge.
February 5th, 2014 is the filing deadline for petitions to be submitted to run in the 2014 Primary Election for county central committee, state central committee, state Representative, state Senate and many other races.
Would you consider running for one of these important positions?
In particular, central committee members […]
The Columbus Dispatch reports that a law dubbed by its opponents as the John Kasich Re-Election Protection Act has been blocked by U.S. District Court Judge Michael H. Watson who ruled in favor of the Libertarian Party which had filed a constitutional challenge. Watson issued a preliminary injunction against the law that would have kept minor parties from holding a primary election in 2014 and increased the number of signatures required for ballot access.
For Immediate Release: Saturday, January 4, 2014
CINCINNATI, OH – Ted Stevenot released the following statement today regarding his possible run for Ohio Governor in the 2014 Republican primary. Stevenot said, “On January 1st, I released an announcement about a press conference originally scheduled to occur 1:00 PM, January 7th in Columbus to announce my candidacy for Ohio Governor in the upcoming Republican primary. Though my running mate, Brenda Mack, and I have received a […]