From the daily archives: Monday, December 5, 2016

In a rushed House Education Committee hearing today, Senate Bill 3 received nearly all of the proposed amendments without any significant debate thanks to the committee chair, Representative Andy Brenner, who shut down the conversation.

You can read about the amendments in yesterday’s post here:

The bill is back on the schedule for another committee hearing on Wednesday morning at 9:30 am when additional amendments are expected to be tacked on with the bill passing shortly afterward and heading to the full House for rapid approval.

You can find whatever details exist about the bill here:  Of course, since […]

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Score one for Ohio’s U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown this Monday afternoon. Up with President-elect Donald Trump’s selling out of the working class, he will not put.

With Trump selecting a true basket of deplorables for his cabinet, he’s handed Democrats every excuse they need for “extreme vetting” of the incoming administration, and according to Brown that’s just what they intend to do.

Despite running on a message of economic populism toward the working class, Trump is poised to install the richest cabinet in American history, with at least three Wall Street insiders in cabinet secretary […]

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