Category Archives: Misc

Toledo City Council to restrict free speech

On Tuesday, July 11th, the President of Toledo City Council is scheduled to introduce an ordinance which would make it illegal for sidewalk counselors to minister to those going into the abortion mill on Sylvania Avenue or to offer alternatives to those going into Planned Parenthood. It restricts prayer vigils and the semi-annual Forty Days for Life vigils to days and hours when these facilities are not open. These limited hours, called “safe zones”, are […]

OLC offers FREE web sites to counter MEETUP’s free sites to fight Trump

MEETUPs has been around for many years and was the cornerstone of many Tea party and Liberty groups in Ohio and across the US.  Over the years, MEETUP has increased the fee it charges group,  $140 a year , forcing many grassroots groups to find alternate sources to use as their communication tool.  Last week, MEETUP announced it has set up 1000 FREE meetup sites for those groups that wish to #Resist  President Trump. Several […]

Ohio GOP fails to purge Conservative SCC members from March 15th ballot.

GOP_PURGEThe Ohio Republican party State Central Committee’s (SCC) attempt to purge Conservative Republicans ran afoul for the second time in as many weeks. Last night the Marion County Board of Elections announced that Lisa Cooper will remain on the ballot as a viable candidate for the Republican Party State Central Committee District 26 (SCC26). The Ohio GOP’s purge attempt started three weeks ago, when they voted to endorse themselves for re-election. After a slanderous  outburst […]

RINO – Whats in a name

RINO-PictureMr Anderson left this article in response to a very derogatory comment made about “Teabaggers” on the Toledo Tea Party web site.  We asked Mr Anderson gave us permission to re-post his response here. The term RINO is an acronym for Republicans In Name Only. This refers to Candidates and/or Elected Officials that run for office as Republicans, but vote as, or have values equivalent to, Democrats. When the actual name applies, as applied by […]

Obituary of Brenda Lee Mack

Brenda Lee MackBrenda Lee Mack 1957 – 2014 Canfield – Brenda Lee Mack, 57, passed away peacefully, Saturday morning, November 1, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Health Center after a short illness. Brenda was born July 17, 1957 in Salem, a daughter of Richard and Bernice Wells Hill. Raised in Lisbon, she was a 1976 graduate of Southern Local High School. Brenda attended Harding Business College in Youngstown, received a business degree from Kent State University, and was […]

Supreme Court Argument Wednesday: Can Ohioans Stop “JobsOhio” in Court?

1851Center1851 Center will argue that state taxpayers maintain standing to challenge the constitutionality of corporate welfare Columbus, OH – On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral arguments on the extent to which Ohioans may take legal action to force state government to comply with the Ohio constitution’s spending, indebtedness, cronyism, and corporate welfare constraints. The 1851 Center asserts that if Ohio’s high court gives a pass to lower court rulings that Progress […] Continue reading

Tax Dollar Saving Ohio Bill to Require Single License Plate Moves to House Floor for Vote

Tax DollarA bill that would get rid of the front plate requirement, HB 133, was passed (11-2) by the Ohio House Transportation, Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee last Tuesday, and moves to the full house floor for a vote. It looks like it will be scheduled for early this week (July 8 – 12). Please contact members of the Ohio House of Representatives and ask them to vote YES on H.B. 133.  Locate your statehouse Rep at this link: http://www.ohiohouse.gov/ Here are some talking points from one of the bill’s cosponsors: The elimination of the front license plate requirement will provide [...]