From the daily archives: Friday, April 20, 2012

John Kasich has been running around the state telling anyone who’d listen that Ohio was “the No. 1 job creator in America in February”. He said it so many times that Polifact decided to verify his claim.

It turns out Kasich was right.

According to a news release by the Bureau of Labor statistics (BLS), for the month of February, 2012 “the largest over-the-month increase in employment occurred in Ohio (+28,300)”.

Great Job, Governor. We were number one in February. But oh what a difference a month makes.

According to the BLS report that came out today, […]

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A few weeks back Democrats again called out Jim Renacci for his membership in the all-male Sharon Golf Club in Medina County and for refusing to apologize for supporting sex discrimination. Renacci was invited to “join the 21st century and renounce his personal support for this type of sexism best left in the past.”

Renacci is running head-to-head against Betty Sutton in the newly gerrymandered Ohio 16th.  And while he didn’t officially respond to the criticism, his actions today should serve as sufficient evidence for where he stands on the issue.

During hearings on the Republican-sponsored Small Business Tax Cut Act, Democrats […]

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