Category Archives: State Politics

Issue 2: Who Will Shape Ohio’s Redistricting?

Can politics be removed from the redistricting process?  A lofty goal, but that is the inferred objective of Voters First, the group that initiated State Issue 2, the Ohio Citizens Independent Redistricting Commission Amendment.   Voters First claims “people, not politicians” should control redistricting.  (Click here)   But, will Issue 2 actually infringe upon our liberty, instead of empowering citizens, as publicized? Continue reading

Meet Matt Mayer – Author of Taxpayers Don’t Stand A Chance

Most political wonks know the saying, “As Ohio goes, so goes the nation”.   Author Matt Mayer of the newly formed Opportunity Ohio skillfully makes the case for “Ohio’s fall from power” and the declining state of our state.  In his book, he offers strategies and solutions to help taxpayers change the political landscape and affect policy in the all-important battleground state of Ohio.

We are deluged daily with Ohio’s presidential polling numbers due to its unique position as a battleground state. The outcome in Ohio has a huge impact nationally. Did you know that no Republican has won the Presidency without winning the state of Ohio?  Did you know that Ohio was the state that decided the re-election of George W. Bush in 2004?

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