Category Archives: Press Releases

Rep. Meadows’ Statement on Oversight, Judiciary Committee Investigation of Obama DOJ

Rep. Meadows’ Statement on Oversight, Judiciary Committee Investigation of Obama DOJ Washington, D.C. – Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement on House Oversight Chairman, Trey Gowdy (R-SC), and House Judiciary Chairman, Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), opening a joint investigation of the Obama Justice Department’s handling of the investigation into former Democrat presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton: “It’s no secret that Washington, D.C. has plenty of flaws to complain about—but one of the things American voters […]

Rep. Meadows’ Statement on Oversight, Judiciary Committee Investigation of Obama DOJ

Rep. Meadows’ Statement on Oversight, Judiciary Committee Investigation of Obama DOJ Washington, D.C. – Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) released the following statement on House Oversight Chairman, Trey Gowdy (R-SC), and House Judiciary Chairman, Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), opening a joint investigation of the Obama Justice Department’s handling of the investigation into former Democrat presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton: “It’s no secret that Washington, D.C. has plenty of flaws to complain about—but one of the things American voters […]

New Statewide Right to Life Group Attracts National Support

Since the announcement in March 2017, of a new statewide Right to Life organization in Ohio, Right to Life Action Coalition of Ohio, the newly formed organization has made enormous strides towards redefining the abortion and family-first strategy for this battleground state.  The group has already held two of five regional informational meetings to roll out their policy and guiding principles. Ed Sitter, President of the organization, stressed the focus of a bottom up approach, where […]

Timken Defeats Borges Dramatic Upset for Ohio Republican Chair

Jane Timken 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 […]

Ohio Cities’ Pre-Sale Home Inspections Unconstitutional

1851CenterLegal 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 […]

Toledo Tea Party passes resolution condemning the Iranian Nuke deal.

Resolution_1503_TallThe 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 […]

Opportunity Ohio Releases 2013 State Salary Data

safe_imageToday 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.   PRESS RELEASE March 14, 2014        Contact:  Matt Mayer, 614-636-2663   Opportunity Ohio Releases 2013 State Salary Information in Searchable Database  Today Opportunity […] Continue reading

New Poll Shows More Ohioans Blame President and Senate Democrats for “Shutdown” than Republicans

SurveyFrom: Ohio Conservative Review PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Saturday, October 5, 2013 Contact: Adam Josefczyk, Adam [at] ohioconservativereview [dot] com 513-720-6463 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 […] Continue reading

Opportunity Ohio Releases Levy Calculator & School Data Tool

imagesToday 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 […] Continue reading

Opportunity Ohio Releases 2012-2013 Teacher Salaries

dodlOpportunity 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. PRESS RELEASE September […] Continue reading