AKRON – Tom Zawistowski, President of the We the People Convention, today congratulated Jane Timken for her dramatic upset victory over incumbent Matt Borges for the powerful position of Ohio Republican Party Chairperson. The original vote was 33 for Timken and 32 for Borges with one State Central Committee member not in attendance. A total of 34 votes was required for either of the candidates to win outright. After a second vote, which […]
Legal Center moves to protect Ohioans’ property rights from unlawful searches and fees statewide
Columbus, OH – The 1851 Center for Constitutional Law today moved in federal court to immediately enjoin Ohio cities, and the Cities of Bedford and Oakwood in particular, from enforcing “point of sale” and “presale” programs that require citizens to endure and pass arbitrary and warrantless government inspections before they can sell their homes to even the most informed and willing […]
The Toledo Tea Party board of Directors held an emergency meeting this afternoon to discuss the ramifications of the upcoming Senate vote on the Iranian Nuclear deal.
Prior to the Senate taking up ratification of any treaty, it’s their responsibility to perform due diligence as to how the treaty will effect the United States of America.
A major concern is the ability to verify the conditions of the agreement. Iran has a long history of not […]
Today Opportunity Ohio, a free market think tank in Columbus, released state salary information on its website for 2013. The transparency tool allows you to search for individuals by name or department. Read the press release from Opportunity Ohio below for more details, and check the database out here: State Salary Search.
March 14, 2014 Contact: Matt Mayer, 614-636-2663
Opportunity Ohio Releases 2013 State Salary Information in Searchable Database
Today Opportunity Ohio released new 2013 salary […]
From: Ohio Conservative Review
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Saturday, October 5, 2013
Contact: Adam Josefczyk, Adam@ohioconservativereview.com
Columbus, Ohio – Today, the Ohio Conservative Review (www.OhioConservativeReview.com) conducted an automated telephone poll of 514 Ohioans which showed that more Ohioans blame President Obama and the Democratic Senate for the Government “shutdown” than blame Republicans by a margin of 35.03% to 33.66%. Equally significant, the poll found that 31.31% of Ohioans blamed both Democrats and Republicans for not […]
Today Opportunity Ohio released a new transparency tool to help citizens hold their school districts accountable for spending choices. This tool will be especially valuable to homeowners as they try to figure out how money proposed levies will cost them annually. The tool also contains fiscal information for each district. Please check out this groundbreaking tool here.
Below is the press release that Opportunity Ohio sent out earlier today:
Contact: Mary McCleary, 614-636-2663
Opportunity Ohio Releases Groundbreaking […]
Opportunity Ohio released new K-12 teacher salary data this morning. Check out their website to search the database. This information is especially important as many school districts are asking taxpayers for additional money in November. Generally speaking, employee compensation accounts for about 80 percent of any district’s expenditures. Also, keep in mind that most school employees only work about 180 days per year, whereas the normal work year consists of 260 days.
September 27, […]
This is our last chance to pull the plug on an unwanted and unpopular law that promises to change America forever. We must ‘speak’ our opinion to U.S. House Speaker and Ohio 8th District Representative John Boehner, “No funding for Obamacare.” Let your voice be heard in Troy, OH on Tuesday, August 27th.
Real Clear Politics average polling shows Obamacare is now opposed by a margin of 51% against to 39% in favor (link).
Voters in Ohio […]
A message from Ann Becker, President of Cincinnati Tea Party:
Letter Signed by over 120 Liberty Group Leaders
On Monday, a letter was submitted to the Speaker of the House, John Boehner, from over 120 Liberty Group leaders from across Ohio. In the letter, it is stated that the Liberty Leaders expected the Speaker to reject the U. S. Senate immigration legislation which does not provide a solution to the illegal entry problem and to […]
We wrote Tuesday about Senator Rand Paul’s resolution condemning the IRS for attacking tea party groups. In a not so shocking partisan move, Senate Democrats have blocked Sen. Paul’s resolution. Apparently Senate Democrats do not feel that the IRS’ actions are concerning enough for the resolution.
Paul is quoted as saying “This resolution is not about Republican vs. Democrat or conservative vs. liberal. It is about arrogant and unrestrained government vs. the rule of law. […]