Monthly Archives: October 2013

Ohio Supreme Court Agrees to Request for Expedited Schedule for Medicaid Expansion Case

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235px-Ohio_Supreme_CourtThe Columbus Dispatch reports the Ohio Supreme Court has sped-up the lawsuit challenging the Controlling Board’s expansion of Medicaid.  The ruling came after the suit’s plaintiff’s, Maurice Thompson of the 1851 Center for Constitutional Law, six Republican Ohio House Representatives*, and the Cleveland and Cincinnati chapters of Ohio Right to Life, requested an expedited briefing schedule given that the Obamacare-directed Medicaid expansion is set to go into effect January 1st. The Controlling Board acted at […]

How to Elect Better Candidates

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LogoDo you know the secret to getting more principled politicians elected? Take this survey and share it with friends. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BetterCandidates Most people have never heard of party “central committee.” Central committee, with its capacity to endorse candidates in the name of the party, is a tool many establishment politicians use to secure their grip on power in the political parties. The good news? The gate is wide open for the people to take party central […]

How to Elect Better Candidates

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LogoDo you know the secret to getting more principled politicians elected? Take this survey and share it with friends. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BetterCandidates Most people have never heard of party “central committee.” Central committee, with its capacity to endorse candidates in the name of the party, is a tool many establishment politicians use to secure their grip on power in the political parties. The good news? The gate is wide open for the people to take party central […]

Ohio Families Losing Ground as Incomes Fall

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Cut SpendingToday, Opportunity Ohio released a short report on recently released household income data for the 50 states.  Ohio Families Losing Ground as Incomes Fall by Mary McCleary details Ohio’s plight over the last decade as the state has continued to drop in household income rankings.  From 2011 to 2012, Ohio’s inflation adjusted median household income fell over $1,200.  Currently, Ohio ranks 10th worst among the states with a median household income of $44,375, which is […]

On Halloween “Treat” Your Neighbors To Common Core Info

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Halloween-Hand-Out-Ohio-2**This week – Help spread the word!  It’s not often that those you are trying to reach come knocking at your door, but that’s exactly what will happen on Halloween. Let’s make the most of this opportunity to reach our fellow parents and neighbors! The handouts are ready to print and use. Cut this 1/4 […]

Workplace Freedom Volunteers Needed on Election Day, November 5th

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Close-up of a crane grabA message from Bruce Hull, State Petition Coordinator, Ohioans for Workplace Freedom: Ohioans for Workplace Freedom is asking for individuals and groups to participate in our “One Day for Ohio” campaign where we have set a goal of collecting 100,000 signatures on Election Day, November 5th across Ohio’s 88 counties. It will only take 12-15 petitioners per county at various polling locations to achieve this goal. Workplace Freedom is now on the move and we […]

Obamacare causing Medicaid enrollment jumps and a threat to health insurance system?

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Stock Trader Looking At Multiple MonitorsCBS news is reporting today that more are enrolling on Medicaid in state based exchanges than are buying private insurance. According to the national Medicaid Director, Mark Salo, “We’re seeing a huge spike in terms of Medicaid enrollments.” In Washington, out of 35,000 enrolled, 87% are in Medicaid. In Kentucky, out of 26,000 enrolled, 82% are in Medicaid. In New York, out of 37,000 enrolled, 64% are in Medicaid. Per Gail Wilensky, a former director […]

How to Defeat the RINOs

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Rhinoceros On White BackgroundDo you know the secret to getting more principled representatives on the ballot? Take survey! Click here for survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/getridoftherinos If you find what you learn in this survey eye-opening, please share it with a friend! The more people that get involved, the better. It only takes a few thousand liberty-minded citizens acting on this information to make a major impact in restoring principled leadership to Ohio.  If we can fix our state, it will […]

Local Ohio Republican Leader Abandons Kasich Over His Executive Power Grab for Medicaid Expansion

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ObamaKasichWith permission from the author, Robert Bodi, President of the Westlake Republicans club, we are posting this email exchange between he and Nicole Kostura, Northeast Ohio Regional Liaison for Governor John Kasich. In his letter, Mr. Bodi, who once “had high hopes for the Kasich administration” and was a “very vocal supporter of [Kasich's] reelection” expresses his extreme discontent with Governor Kasich’s recent “outrageous power grab” to bypass the legislature and expand Medicaid via the Controlling Board.  Mr. Bodi boldly […]

Local Ohio Republican Leader Abandons Kasich Over His Executive Power Grab for Medicaid Expansion

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ObamaKasichWith permission from the author, Robert Bodi, President of the Westlake Republicans club, we are posting this email exchange between he and Nicole Kostura, Northeast Ohio Regional Liaison for Governor John Kasich. In his letter, Mr. Bodi, who once “had high hopes for the Kasich administration” and was a “very vocal supporter of [Kasich's] reelection” expresses his extreme discontent with Governor Kasich’s recent “outrageous power grab” to bypass the legislature and expand Medicaid via the Controlling Board.  Mr. Bodi boldly […]