Oct 26

Every Day and Every Vote Matters…

sheetsby Dutch Sheets Dutch Sheets Ministries As you can tell from my greeting, I am writing primarily to you, the American church. I am doing so personally, not representing Dutch Sheets Ministries. Though this is longer than the blogs I…

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Oct 26

Trump Wave in Licking County

trump-wave-3b_600From my friend Eileen: Hey, John, down here just east of Columbus in Licking County we have in the last two weeks had 3 Trump Waves, which have been a ton of fun and terribly effective. We stand on the…

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Oct 26

Toledo Tea Party volunteers make over 3,000 calls for Trump

nra_phon1_1025_3_600Over 20 volunteers stopped by last night at the Toledo Tea Party’s regular meeting location to make phone calls for Trump and the National Rifle Association.  This is the 5th event we scheduled with two more remaining. NRA regional representative…

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Oct 25

Could Hillary Clinton pass a Security Clearance investigation?

top-secretAs a holder of one of the nations highest security clearances in our nation,  I pledged to uphold our constitution and protect the information that I’m trusted with. Elected and high level officials  (Sec of State) are read on to…

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Oct 24

WikiLeaks Shows Dems and Networks are Rigging Polls

wikileaksIf you think Hillary is Leading in the Polls new WikiLeaks Podesta Email shows how they planned to fool you! Don’t be fooled Vote Trump!   New Podesta Email Exposes Playbook For Rigging Polls Through “Oversamples” by Tyler Durden Oct…

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Oct 22

NW Ohio Federal PAC publishes endorsements

nwocc_eagleNW OHIO CONSERVATIVE COALITION ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENTS FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION Perrysburg, OH:  The Northwest Ohio Conservative Coalition (NWOCC) board is endorsing the following candidates for the November election: President – Trump / Pence US Senator – Connors Ohio Supreme Court –…

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Oct 20

The Supreme Court and Immigration are Critical Issues in the Election

800px-Supreme_CourtIn the Presidential debate on October 19, several important issues were finally discussed:
Immigration was discussed, and Hillary Clinton was shown to be for open borders (by reference to a WikiLeaks email where she clearly states that fact). This

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Oct 20

Agile Networks also got sweetheart tower management deal in Ohio

An Ohio-based company that recently received an exclusive contract to manage Indiana’s communication network also benefited from an “unusual deal” in its home state.

Ohio’s Department of Administrative Services paid Agile Networks about $2.2 million last year to maintain the …

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Oct 20

Poll Madness

tomzTom Zawistowski Monday, October 19 I am getting all kinds of reports from all over Ohio of the great things that all of you are doing to win this election and get Trump elected on November 8th. In this email,…

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Oct 19

Ohio to spend $500,000 in online education battle

Ohio education officials have had a $500,000 expenditure approved for their legal fight against the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow. Ohio’s Department of Education claims ECOT has been inflating attendance numbers, while ECOT says the state is using requirements that are …

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Oct 17

Trump campaign fires Ohio GOP Chairman Borges

trump_borges_firedOver the weekend,  the Trump campaign Ohio State director, Robert Paduchik, notified Ohio GOP State Central Committee members that the Trump campaign had enough of Chairman Borges’s duplicity and are cutting off its relationship with him. CLICK HERE This order…

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Oct 16

CCV Presidential Race Election Guide Now Available

election-guide-2016-with-snip-of-pdf-pasted-into-ppt-saved-as-jpgIt is important for voters to realize that there are major differences on issues between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. To many conservatives, much of Clinton’s campaign (which includes most of the media) seems to be focused on insulting …

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Oct 14

WTPC poll shows Trump with 11 point lead in Ohio

trump_doneAkron, OH  – The We the People Convention today announced the results of a two part Ohio poll of likely voters. The poll was intended to determine voter preferences in the presidential election prior to the debate on Sunday, October…

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Oct 13

Don’t allow friendships / relationship to be destroyed by Presidential choices

wedgeDo NOT allow this election to drive a wedge between us.  I recently received a message from a person who’ve I’ve worked with over the year. I was deeply hurt by the language and content regarding my character, simply because…

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Oct 09

A Critical Election: Two Visions, Two Americas

franklin-grahamFranklin Graham spoke in Columbus this week at his 47th stop on the Decision America Tour. We are standing at a crossroads in our history. We are about to choose one of two very different kinds of futures for …

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Oct 06

Gov Mike Pence Wins Vice Presidential Debate

Mike_Pence,_official_portrait,_112th_CongressMost observers felt that Indiana Gov Mike Pence did a great job at the VP debate Tuesday! Sen Tim Kaine looked to many like a disrespectful political hack as he constantly interrupted and hurled insults, while Pence kept …

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Oct 01

Pat Buchanan: Trump is Right on Trade Predators

buchanan-pat_editedDonald Trump and many other people feel that our country’s leaders have signed terrible trade deals and allowed other nations to take advantage of us in a major way, costing millions of American jobs and hundreds of billions of

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Sep 29

New Study: Donald Trump Economic Plan will give a Major Boost to the US Economy

trump_thumbs_up_low_res__previewA new study reports that Donald Trump’s economic plan would provide a major boost to the economy and millions of new American jobs. With the current economic “recovery” being the slowest since the 1940s, and near record numbers …

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Sep 29

ACT for America Presents Meeting on Dangers of Global Transformation on October 10, 2016, in Cincinnati

act-on-flagACT for America, Southwest Ohio, invites you to a presentation via Skype by Peter Wood at their October 10, 2016, meeting in the Cincinnati area. He will discuss the Technocracy movement that began in the 1930s and gained a …

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Sep 27

First Presidential Debate Shows Major Media Bias

2016-presidential-debates_editedThe first debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton was held this Monday, September 26, and the public seems to be about equally divided on who “won” the debate. However, many people feel that the debate moderator, Lester Holt,

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Sep 26

MVCI hosts an Evening with Tom Zawistowski Monday, October 3

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Miami Valley Citizens Informed (MVCI) is having an important meeting on next Monday, October 3, from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Washington Heights Baptist Church, 5650 Far Hills Avenue, Dayton Ohio 45429. MVCI has provided the details below

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Sep 26

Nanny State of the Week: Chicken nannies hatch new regulations

Part 98 of 98 in the series Nanny State of the Week

Backyard chicken farming in urban and suburban areas has been growing in popularity recently, which can only mean one thing: government regulators can’t be far behind. So …

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Sep 25

Ted Cruz makes strong endorsement of Donald Trump

Senator Ted CruzOn Friday, September 23, Senator Ted Cruz made a strong endorsement of Donald Trump for President, giving six major policy areas which drive him to conclude that we must work strongly for a Trump Presidency.  On his Facebook page

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Sep 19

Donald Trump Calls for Stronger Measures to Prevent Terrorism

TrumpYoungstown August 2016In response to weekend attacks in New York and Minnesota, Donald Trump praised law enforcement and called for stronger policies to help prevent future attacks:

“In the past 48 hours, our law enforcement showed again that, without them, our …

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Sep 18

Donald Trump Presents Economic Plan to Boost the Economy & Create Jobs

Trump in WilmingtonOn Thursday, September 15, Donald Trump gave a strong economic policy speech in New York. He called for a major simplification in the nation’s complex tax code, with significant tax relief for middle class Americans. Trump also called for …

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Sep 15

Patriot Fair / Heritage Festival in Mason this Saturday, September 17

patriot-fair-lincoln-with-titleThe Patriot Fair / Heritage Festival in Mason this Saturday provides a powerful educational experience for children as well as adults! This year you can enjoy two great events at one place on the same day. The City of …

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Sep 15

Huber Heights Liberty Group Meeting September 20: “Developing a Family Emergency Communications Plan”

emergency-informationSeptember is National Emergency Preparedness Month. If an emergency/disaster occurred, and your family were in different locations, how would you get in touch with your loved ones if the phone lines were overloaded or down? How could you …

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Sep 14

Ohio, online schools battle over documenting attendance

The Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow finds itself at the center of a dispute regarding online charter school attendance, but the Columbus Dispatch reports the group’s situation is hardly unique.

ECOT stands to lose at least $80 million in funding if …

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Sep 11

Hillary Clinton has Apparent Health Issue, Forced to Leave 9/11 Memorial Service Early

hillary-clintonMany people have been questioning the state of Hillary Clinton’s health based on her history of concussion, falls, blood clots in her leg and head, and sometimes needing help on stairs. Another incident occurred today, as she was forced …

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Sep 11

Hillary Clinton Calls Millions of Americans “Deplorables”

Standing with TrumpAt a fundraiser in New York Friday night, Hillary Clinton made a comment that many consider very insulting to millions of Americans. “You know to just be grossly generalistic, you could put half of Trump’s supporters into what I …

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Sep 04

Donald Trump Addresses Enthusiastic Crowd in Wilmington, Ohio

Trump in WilmingtonDonald Trump gave a powerful, well received speech at the Roberts Centre in Wilmington last Thursday, September 1. The crowd was large and enthusiastic. Mr. Trump offered a number of solutions to the nation’s problems, including the following:…

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Sep 04

MVCI Meeting Tuesday, September 6, 2016, 7-8:30 PM

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It is not difficult to see that our nation is being divided along many lines including the ongoing debate of Capitalism vs. Socialism. Many college students leave University convinced that socialism is the preferred form of government. Capitalism …

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Sep 01

Donald Trump Gives Powerful Address on Immigration Policy

trump_thumbs_up_low_res__previewIn a major speech in Arizona this Wednesday, August 31, Donald Trump gave a powerful argument for his ten point plan to address the illegal immigration nightmare in our country. Together with him on the stage were a number

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Aug 31

MVCI Meeting Tuesday, September 6, 2016, 7-8:30 PM

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It is not difficult to see that our nation is being divided along many lines including the ongoing debate of Capitalism vs. Socialism. Many college students leave University convinced that socialism is the preferred form of government. Capitalism …

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Aug 30

Donald Trump Event Coming to Wilmington this Thursday at Noon

Standing with TrumpMost TEA Party members and conservatives are supporting Donald J. Trump to be the next President of the United States. Therefore, we would like everyone to be aware of the campaign rally to be held this Thursday at noon …

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Aug 28

Donald Trump Offers Common-Sense Solutions to Massive Illegal Immigration

TrumpYoungstown August 2016Donald Trump in a strong speech on Saturday, August 27, presented good common-sense solutions to the outrageous illegal immigration situation in the US, including “On Day One, I am going to begin swiftly removing criminal illegal immigrants from

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Aug 26

Bill Bennett calls a Trump Victory Critical to the Future of the Supreme Court and Nation

Bennett imageMany conservatives are strongly supporting Donald Trump for President for a number of reasons, including the economy, the continuing massive illegal immigration, and the crisis with ISIS which has arisen under polices of President Obama and Secretary Hillary Clinton.

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Aug 24

Donald Trump Speaks Boldly on Today’s African-American Advancement Issues

trump_thumbs_up_low_res__previewMany conservatives are giving much credit to Presidential candidate Donald Trump for addressing the core issues which concern many African-Americans in a recent speech, pointing out how Democratic policies have brought misery, poverty, and despair to African-Americans and many

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Aug 24

New Evidence of Corruption in Hillary Clinton State Department

Mike_Pence,_official_portrait,_112th_CongressAfter the latest revelations from previously hidden emails involving Hillary Clinton, many are calling for an independent investigation of links between foreign and corporate donors to the Clinton Foundation and the actions of the Hillary Clinton State Department. Vice

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Aug 24

What crime victims think about criminal justice reform

Policy wonks and policymakers have a lot of opinions on criminal justice reform. And as Ohio pursues changes to its criminal code, both should listen to an important group of stakeholders not often heard: the victims of crime.

Intuitively, one …

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Aug 20

Donald Trump Visits Flood-Devastated Louisiana

Standing with TrumpPresidential candidate Donald Trump, along with running mate Mike Pence, visited communities in Louisiana Friday that have been devastated by flood waters. He made a sincere effort to console the suffering and do what he could to help, …

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Aug 19

Conservative Leader Rep. Jim Jordan Strongly Endorses Donald Trump

Congressman Jim JordanOhio Rep. Jim Jordan, one of the most respected conservative Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives, called for Republicans to get strongly behind the campaign of Donald Trump for President to reverse the declines in the pocketbooks

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Aug 18

10 things the National Education Association supports that have nothing to do with education

The NEA doesn’t stand for Nuclear Education Association. And yet, supporting a nuclear freeze is one of many issues backed by the national union that has nothing to do with the betterment of teachers professionally. Its members should have the …

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Aug 17

Donald Trump Gives Strong Speech in Wisconsin August 16, 2016

trump_thumbs_up_low_res__previewDonald Trump gave a powerful speech in Wisconsin yesterday, August 16! He made a strong case for the need for law and order, especially to benefit the minority community. And he argued persuasively that the terrible state of …

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Aug 16

Cleveland Teachers Union calls for strike

The Cleveland Teachers Union has voted to go on strike beginning Sept. 1.  Schools opened Monday. “It is unfortunate that after 11 months of negotiating that we do not have a [contract],” Teachers Union President David J. Quolke said in …

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Aug 16

Donald Trump gives Strong Speech on Foreign Policy, Fighting ISIS

TrumpYoungstown August 2016Presidential candidate Donald Trump gave a major foreign policy speech on Monday August 15 in Youngstown, Ohio. A number of powerful points were made by Mr. Trump, including many which are largely ignored by the liberal media as they

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Aug 16

What National Employee Freedom Week means for Ohio workers

Should people be forced, against their will, to reach into their own pockets and give money to a cause with which they disagree? This is a question that thousands of union members in Ohio are confronted with every year. And …

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Aug 14

American Family Association Urges Boycott of Target Stores – Update

AFA Boycott Target imageThe American Family Association continues to call for a boycott of Target after the retail giant said it would allow men to use the women’s restrooms and dressing rooms in their stores, if they say they are a woman …

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Aug 12

Occupational licensing restrictions getting federal attention

Cumbersome barriers and bureaucracy associated with occupational licensing are now being scrutinized at the federal level.

The recent introduction of The Alternatives to Licensing that Lower Obstacles to Work (ALLOW Act) by U.S. Sen. Mike Lee (UT) would relieve the …

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Aug 11

Powerful Economic Speech Made by Donald Trump


trump_thumbs_up_low_res__previewDonald Trump presented a powerful speech last Monday outlining his economic plan to make America grow again. The speech was well received and packed with ideas that may bring about major new economic growth. The current recovery has …

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Aug 11

Taxpayers wronged by Wright State

The Buckeye Institute believes in accountable government. That includes spending tax dollars on their specified purpose. Along those lines, recent actions – or inactions for that matter – by Wright State are wrong.

As described in the Cincinnati Enquirer, …

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Aug 09

GCTP Meeting August 23, 2016: “Socialism versus Capitalism”


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Special speaker: Bert Wheeler, PhD, Cedarville University Professor of Economics
Featuring video by D. James Kennedy Ministries
When: Tuesday August 23, 2016 6:30pm Where: Xenia Community Center, 1219 W. Second St, Xenia Ohio
Open and …

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Aug 09

Dr. James Dobson Strongly Endorses Donald Trump

james-dobson-2Renowned Christian leader Dr. James Dobson has announced his strong endorsement of Donald Trump for President. Dr. Dobson stated “I have decided to endorse Donald J. Trump for President of the United States, not only because of my great …

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Aug 01

Let customers choose their energy provider, not government

When renewable energy is fully ready for primetime, it should not be artificially kept off the electrical grid just to prop up older technology. However, neither should it be forced on the grid to displace more reliable, cost-effective technology.

The …

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Jul 29

Buckeye to U.S. Supreme Court: Why are Europe’s skies freer than America’s skies?

COLUMBUS — Pilots have more freedom to “Uber up in the air” in Europe than they do in America because of a 2015 order by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Today, The Buckeye Institute’s Legal Center urged the Supreme Court …

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Jul 29

Political hangover: Conventions are over, bill goes to taxpayers

PHILADELPHIA – The major parties’ political pep rallies may be over, but the costs live on for American taxpayers.

While the 113th Congress in 2014 eliminated the 40-year-old Presidential Election Campaign Fund – and the $18-plus million that went …

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Jul 27

“Hillary’s America” is a Must-See Movie!

Hillarys america-web-resA special message from Greene County TEA Party President Dennis Crouch:

My wife and I just returned from seeing “Hillary’s America” on the big screen. An excellent, wonderfully produced and directed movie about history, a history that starts much …

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Jul 27

Free flow of information undercuts need for many regulations

A recent Forbes.com story articulates exactly why we need less, not more, government regulation.

In particular, the author notes how taxicab regulations once made sense when consumers did not have adequate information about the quality and safety of prospective drivers. …

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Jul 22

Hillary’s America Opens in Theaters

Hillarys america-web-resIf you have any doubts about the importance of the election this November, or if you have friends or family who believe elections don’t matter, the new movie Hillary’s America could open your eyes concerning what is really at …

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Jul 20

RNC: Protesters keep protesting, GOP yells back

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Several groups showed up to protest at the 2016 Republican National Convention held in Cleveland this week.

CLEVELAND — It’s a scene so chaotic that at some points it’s difficult to guess which person is protesting what cause.

Some are …

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Jul 13

Study: Ohio vouchers study shows need for more study

Ohio’s EdChoice Scholarhip Program has provided vouchers to nearly 20,000 students in Ohio who would otherwise attend low-performing schools. A new study by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute examined the program to determine how it is working by analyzing data

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Jul 11

Protect the Fourth Amendment!

WarrantThe United States House of Representatives is, once again trying to take away your freedom. They are planning a vote today on House Resolution 5606, which will expand our government’s surveillance powers. You must call your Congressman today. This bill

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Jul 05

Action Alert: House Resolution Violates the Second Amendment

SHALL-NOT-BE-INFRINGED-WHAT-PART-DONT-YOU-UNDERSTAND_modelThe United States House of Representatives is putting our Second Amendment at risk in a vote that could happen as early as today.

The vote is on HR5611.  This resolution will restrict the rights of US citizens to own firearms …

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Jul 04

Donald Trump is Coming to Cincinnati Wednesday, July 6, at 7 PM


Republicanlogo 553 wideDonald Trump is coming to the Sharonville Convention Center for a rally this Wednesday. Although many Conservatives have disagreements with some of the positions of Donald Trump, he has stood strong for securing our borders and stopping …

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Jul 03

GCTP Meeting July 26: Do We Need an Article V Constitutional Convention? (A Important Discussion of the Pros & Cons)

Ellen HortonMuch is being discussed on the need for an Article V Constitutional Convention. Have you made up your mind on this critically important subject? Do you need more information?  Is it prudent, will it correct the injustices we

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Jun 17

Cleveland’s first union-charter contract agreed upon

Teachers at Cleveland’s I Can charter schools now have a union contract for three years, the first in the city. The contract sets teacher pay to start at $37,000 with a maximum of about $62,000.

“This contract is historic for …

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Jun 08

Ohio students get welding certification

Fourteen Ohio high school students and recent graduates took part in a “welding boot camp” to earn their certification last month. “This is an opportunity high school students rarely have,” said Arlette Robinson, career and technical education supervisor for Bradley …

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Jun 04

MVCI Meeting June 6 Features Jake MacAulay from Institute On The Constitution (IOTC)

MVCI logoMiami Valley Citizens Informed (MVCI) is hosting Jake MacAulay from the Institute On The Constitution (IOTC) on Monday, June 6, form 7 to 8:30 PM at Washington Heights Baptist Church, 5650 Far Hills Avenue, Dayton, Ohio!

Jake MacAulay will …

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Jun 04

Constitution Boot Camp Coming to Xenia on June 18, 2016!

Constitution banner 1548 wideThe Constitution Boot Camp presented by Building Blocks for Liberty is coming to Greene County on Saturday, June 18. The Constitution has been critical to maintaining our freedoms throughout our country’s history, and it important for us to …

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May 30

Nanny State of the Week: FDA fries family’s potato chip business with new cooking oil mandates

Part 81 of 81 in the series Nanny State of the Week

Back in 1940, Frederick Jones of Mansfield, Ohio, was facing a serious problem. He ran a small company that distributed potato chips, but his suppliers couldn’t keep up …

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May 20

Ohio scraps ‘archaic and unnecessary’ limitation on alcohol content in beer

Raise a cold one, Ohio!

We get a lot of mileage out of poking and prodding the scolds, meddlers and nannies in government who think they know what people should want and whether they should get it. Today, …

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May 19

Columbus charter producing results

Students at Columbus Collegiate Academy are outperforming other students across the state. The school “takes sixth-graders from all over the city who are behind, and in three short years they best state averages,” said Chad Aldis, vice president for Ohio …

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May 16

Ohio’s adult diploma program

The Ohio Department of Education is now offering a program for adults aged 22 or older to earn their high school diploma rather than a GED. Eighty students have completed the program, which also includes an industry certification, and another …

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May 16

Ohio lawmaker wants to free workers, unions from forced representation

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PLANNING AHEAD: Ohio Rep. Jim Butler (R) sees the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association case as a chance for reform

An Ohio lawmaker wants to solve unions’ biggest …

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May 12

Cleveland teachers consider strike

The Cleveland Teacher’s Union is considering a strike in the fall over teacher evaluations and pay. The union is asking teachers to vote this week on calling a strike and also asking members to reject the contract recommended by a …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/265147/cleveland-teachers-consider-strike/

May 11

Ohio’s budget-busting Medicaid expansion trend continues

Part 27 of 27 in the series Ohio's Obamacare expansion

If Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s presidential campaign had taken off the way his Medicaid expansion did, he would have won more than one primary.

Kasich’s decision to put working-age adults …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/265009/ohios-budget-busting-medicaid-expansion-trend-continues/

May 09

Brigitte Gabriel to Speak on Dangers of Sharia Law

 Brigitte Gabriel pictureBrigitte Gabriel, one of the most prominent speakers in America is coming to Ohio. She will speak in Columbus, OH on May 15, Middletown, OH on May 16, and in Cleveland (Roadview Hts.) on May 17.…

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May 06

Construction course creates options for Ohio students

Toledo Public Schools are looking to prepare their students for post-secondary life, whether that means college or career. Tom Dimitrew, the system’s director of agriculture, construction, and engineering technologies,  is working to create a construction program demonstrating that trade jobs …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/264629/construction-course-creates-options-ohio-students/

May 04

West Virginia activists see hope for more right-to-work states

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RIGHT-TO-WORK WINS: West Virginia Senate President Bill Cole (R) successfully enacted a right-to-work bill this year

Activists who fought to make West Virginia a right-to-work state see opportunity for other states in their success.

In February, West Virginia became the …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/264127/west-virginia-activists-see-hope-right-work-states/

May 02

Embracing Obamacare still no recipe for Republican success

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RUNNING LEFT: Ohio Gov. John Kasich campaigned against Obamacare in 2010, but now defends major parts of the unpopular law.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich bills himself as the most electable Republican presidential candidate, and he has some polling to support …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/263365/embracing-obamacare-still-no-recipe-republican-success/

Apr 29

MVCI Meeting with Publius Huldah Monday May 2, 2016

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Come to the Miami Valley Citizens Informed (MVCI) meeting this coming Monday evening, with special guest speaker, Publius Huldah, U.S. Constitutional expert. She will be speaking on “Why Are Europe & the USA Permitting Islam To Take Over Their …

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Apr 24

American Family Association Urges Boycott of Target Stores



AFA Boycott Target imageThe American Family Association is calling for a boycott of Target after the retail giant said it would allow men to use the women’s restrooms and dressing rooms in their stores, if they say they are a …

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Apr 20

Kasich carries Obamacare dichotomy to Maryland

Part 19 of 19 in the series Kasich's Obamacare Roadshow
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WEARING THIN: Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he wants to repeal Obamacare while keeping the largest part of the unpopular law in place.

John Kasich’s presidential campaign arrived in Maryland …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/263067/kasich-carries-obamacare-dichotomy-maryland/

Apr 19

Ohio Medicaid expansion costs top $7.5 billion

Part 26 of 26 in the series Ohio's Obamacare expansion

Ohio Medicaid expansion costs sailed farther past Gov. John Kasich’s projections in March, as total spending on the program topped the $7.5 billion mark.

Expansion cost $411 million last month

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/262659/ohio-medicaid-expansion-costs-top-7-5-billion/

Apr 15

How many Ohio Medicaid expansion enrollees have jobs?

Part 25 of 25 in the series Ohio's Obamacare expansion

Critics of Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s push to expand Medicaid to childless, able-bodied, working-age adults warned the policy would be a disincentive to work.

A little over two years later, …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/262396/many-ohio-medicaid-expansion-enrollees-jobs/

Apr 13

Robotics competition spans school-choice options

A team of Dayton, Ohio, students has qualified for a robotics world championship after designing, building, and operating a robot. The team spans educational options in the Dayton area, with two students from a charter school, one each from two …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/262283/robotics-competition-spans-school-choice-options/

Apr 08

Gov. Kasich talks up Obamacare during State of the State speech

Part 18 of 18 in the series Kasich's Obamacare Roadshow
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SAME OLD SONG: Ohio Gov. John Kasich repeated his usual Obamacare rhetoric during his State of the State speech

Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid expansion promotional tour made a pit stop …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/261665/gov-kasich-talks-obamacare-state-state-speech/

Apr 04

Ohio STEM school sees record number of applications

The Global Impact STEM Academy in Springfield has seen incredible success its first three years, leading to high demand. The school has received 188 applications for next year, including 165 for freshman seats, of which there are only 100 available, …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/261334/ohio-stem-school-sees-record-number-applications/

Apr 02

Supreme Court Signals Support in Little Sisters Case in Support of the U.S. Constitution


Catholic stainglassEvery since the passing of the “Affordable Care Act” in 2010 by the Obama Administration, the issue of mandating that religious organizations, against their religious convictions, must comply with providing contraceptives and abortifacient coverage, among many other mandates, …

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Mar 30

Charter schools are closing the achievement gap

The achievement gap between students of different economic backgrounds has long been an issue the educational sector has tried to address through legislation and other reforms. School choice has allowed for significant progress to be made in closing the achievement …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260960/charter-schools-closing-achievement-gap/

Mar 30

Town hall voters challenge Kasich’s Medicaid expansion story

Part 17 of 17 in the series Kasich's Obamacare Roadshow

Wisconsin voters were treated to a live look at Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid expansion spin during a March 29 CNN town hall in Milwaukee.

Kasich bristled when a town …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260917/town-hall-voters-challenge-kasichs-medicaid-expansion-story/

Mar 24

Career tech training expanding in Ohio

Some school districts in Ohio are expanding vocational and technical training into middle school grades, an expansion that is growing in part thanks to a measure enacted a couple years ago.

“That legislation is going to be historical because it …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260546/career-tech-training-expanding-ohio/

Mar 23

Arkansas governor calls rolling back Medicaid expansion ‘unbiblical’

Part 16 of 16 in the series Kasich's Obamacare Roadshow
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CUES FROM KASICH: Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is borrowing Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s rhetoric to promote Medicaid expansion

Ending Medicaid expansion in Arkansas would be “unbiblical,” Gov. Asa Hutchinson said …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260360/arkansas-governor-calls-rolling-back-medicaid-expansion-unbiblical/

Mar 21

Cleveland charter votes to unionize

I Can Charter School in Cleveland, Ohio, has become the first in the city to unionize teachers and staff after a vote of 18-4. Unlike traditional public schools, it is extremely rare for charter schools to unionize.

“I Can Schools …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260124/cleveland-charter-votes-unionize/

Mar 21

Ohio Medicaid expansion sign-ups keep crushing projections

Part 24 of 24 in the series Ohio's Obamacare expansion

Enrollment in Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid expansion remains on track to double projections in the next few years.

When opting to expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260136/ohio-medicaid-expansion-sign-ups-keep-crushing-projections/

Mar 18

Watchdog Podcast: John Kasich won Ohio — now what?

Ohio Gov. John Kasich won the primary election in his home state on Tuesday night.  That’s the bare minimum that can be asked of a presidential candidate — ask U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio about that — but Kasich is hoping …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/260003/podcast-kasich-ohio-now-what/

Mar 18

Kasich’s Medicaid expansion has cost taxpayers $7 billion

Part 23 of 23 in the series Ohio's Obamacare expansion

Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s expansion of Medicaid under the 2010 federal health law has cost taxpayers $7 billion in a little more than two years.

The federal government — which …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/259967/kasichs-obamacare-expansion-cost-taxpayers-7-billion/

Mar 13

CCV Action PAC Endorses Senator Ted Cruz for President

Senator Ted CruzCitizens for Community Values Action PAC (CCVA PAC) is endorsing Senator Ted Cruz for United States President in the 2016 Ohio Primary Election taking place this Tuesday, March 15.

CCVA PAC is a pro-family organization that supports candidates with …

Permanent link to this article: http://www.daytonohioteaparty.com/?p=2246193

Mar 11

Ted Cruz wins Ohio and Florida Conservatives United Preference Poll

Senator Ted Cruz

Six months of polling among Ohio and Florida Conservatives have produced the same winner in their Presidential Preference Polls.  Read here to see how this poll can affect the respective Primary Elections on March 15, 2016.


Permanent link to this article: http://www.daytonohioteaparty.com/?p=2246187

Mar 03

FRC Action Prepares a Values Voter Presidential Voter Guide



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FRC Action, the legislative affiliate of Family Research Council has prepared a 2016 Values Voter Presidential Voter Guide, where they list their evaluation of the positions of the remaining presidential candidates. (Note that Gov. Jeb …

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