Category Archive: State government

Nov 28

Michigan lawmakers, regulators poised to choke out electricity choice

White Pigeon Paper Company, located in a tiny corner of Southwest Michigan, is the nation’s last family-owned mill in North America that produces clay-coated recycled paperboard.

“We are it,” White Pigeon Vice President and General Manager Dave DiBiaggio tells Watchdog.org. …

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Nov 03

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel to Speak at MVCI Meeting Next Monday November 7

MVCI logoMiami Valley Citizens Informed (MVCI) is having an important pre-election night meeting on next Monday, November 7, from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Washington Heights Baptist Church, 5650 Far Hills Avenue, Dayton Ohio 45429. MVCI has provided the

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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 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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Oct 27

Citizens for Community Values Urges NO Vote on Ohio Issues 1, 2, and 3

 

Voter IQ logo square 180Three issues on the ballot in Ohio next Tuesday, November 3, would result in significant changes to the Ohio Constitution. Issue 1 would rewrite legislative redistricting policy in Ohio and Issue 2 would make it more difficult …

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Oct 10

Gov. Kasich Tumbles to Third Place in Ohio Poll

John KasichOhio Gov. John Kasich has fallen to third in a recent poll of Ohio Republicans. At 13%, he is a distant third behind Donald Trump at 23% and Dr. Ben Carson at 18%. Gov. Kasich is only slightly …

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Sep 09

Learn how Ohio’s Online Checkbook Can Provide Government Transparency – Meeting September 14

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MVCI, together with SMCLG, NMCLG, and GCTP, will be meeting together to learn about Ohio’s Online Checkbook.   Mr. Spencer Gross, a representative of Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel’s office, will teach us how to navigate and use the Online

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Jul 21

Ohio Gov. John Kasich Begins Presidential Campaign

061115_2300_GovJohnKasi1.pngOhio Gov. John Kasich officially began his campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination at Ohio State University today, July 21, before a crowd of several thousand people. He becomes the sixteenth Republican candidate seeking the nomination.
He spoke …

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Jun 11

Gov. John Kasich Signs Bill Changing 2016 Primary Date

Gov. John Kasich signed a bill on June 10 to move the date for the 2016 Ohio primary election from March 8, 2016, to March 15, 2016. Many believe that this bill was requested by Gov. Kasich because (1) …

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Mar 29

Dear Ohio Gov. John Kasich, do you know more about Common Core than a 4th grader?

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Feb 12

DTP 7 PM update: DTP president refutes Fox News’ assertion of Gov. Kasich’s “conservative” credentials

DTP 7 PM 1-minute update bannerPrior to his election as Ohio governor in 2010, John Kasich was a guest commentator on various Fox News shows. Recently, some Fox News journalists and commentators have mentioned the potential of Gov. Kasich being a “bridge” or unity …

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Jan 22

While in South Dakota, Ohio Gov. Kasich promotes Obamacare federal debt growth

Gov. John Kasich

Gov. John Kasich

Ohio Republican Governor John Kasich wants to be on the Republican presidential ticket in 2016, probably as the vice presidential candidate. He is kicking off his progressive campaign to build his name recognition with an out-of-state …

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Dec 09

Miami Valley Liberty Dispatch – Dec. 9, 2014 edition

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Please read the Liberty Dispatch to stay informed. Click here to read the Dec. 9, 2014 edition of the Liberty Dispatch. Lots on Gov. Kasich and his progressive brand of being a Republican; state legislative update; Ohio GOP is …

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Nov 23

Miami Valley Liberty Dispatch – Nov. 23, 2014 edition

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Please stay informed. Click here to read the Nov. 23, 2014 edition of the Liberty Dispatch. Upcoming meetings and events; Two immediate action items for liberty activists; What to make of Obama’s immigration decree; Kasich’s flip-flop on illegal alien …

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Nov 20

Ohio Gov. (presidential hopeful) John Kasich favors pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens

Gov. John Kasich

Gov. John Kasich

Fox News, in an interview with Gov. Kasich this evening (Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014), reports that he supports a pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens (Fox News’ words). Note that this interview was in the early

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Oct 02

Gov. Kasich says he wants Medicaid Expansion continued

Gov. John Kasich

Gov. John Kasich

The battle to continue Medicaid Expansion in Ohio—the socialism provision of Obamacare giving free health care to single, work-able adults for their entire adult life—will be renewed next year in the Ohio legislature. Governor John Kasich,

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Oct 01

Gov. Kasich to be in Lima, Thursday, 2:30 PM—good opportunity for a Common Core, Medicaid Expansion protest

John Kasich

Gov. John Kasich

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a leading Republican proponent of the Common Core educational standards wrecking our children’s education, will be in Lima, OH, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, 2:30 PM at the Allen County Republican Victory Center,

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