From the daily archives: Friday, July 29, 2011

According to information received by Plunderbund, the newly appointed leadership team at the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is working on a plan that will likely result in a 40% staff reduction at the department’s central office.

The new ODOT Strategic Plan is slated for release on Monday, August 8th and while they are still working out some of the details, we have been told that the “planning, construction, engineering” divisions “have been told to plan for 40% staff reduction over an as-yet unknown period of time.” An internal ODOT memo describes likely changes:

· This should not hit […]

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Raise your hand if you thought the job of the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Poltifact page was to be the mouth piece for a candidate when they won’t clarify themselves. Yea, I didn’t think so either. This is exactly what the editors behind the PolitiFact page did yesterday for non-candidate for senate Josh Mandel.

PolitiFact gave the Ohio Democratic Party’s claim that Josh Mandel endorses the US defaulting on its loans a  “pants on fire” rating.

We find the Ohio Democratic Party’s claim isn’t just inaccurate, it’s also ridiculous.

On the Truth-O-Meter there’s just one ruling for that kind […]

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As we may have mentioned, Plunderbund is partnering with Camp Wellstone this year and that means you can win a free trip to camp!

The rules are simple: just send us a few words, lines, paragraphs, pages or pictures telling us why you want to attend the event and email your entry to That’s it.

You can enter as many times as you like and there are no min or max length requirements.

Keep in mind that we aren’t necessarily looking for the next great Ohio blogger here. We’re looking for great stories. And we’d really like […]

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