From the daily archives: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Apparently Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel has trouble condemning pedophilia.

Josh Mandel has no problem condemning the Anti-Defamation League. That anti-hate group called out Mandel’s friends Mike Cernovich and Jack Posobiec for starting the vicious “Pizzagate” hoax conspiracy theory accusing Hillary Clinton of running a pedophile sex ring out of a pizza shop in Washington D.C.

Their handiwork resulted in a guy from North Carolina going to the Comet Ping Pong pizza shop with his AR-15 and firing three rounds into the place in December 2016, an act of domestic terrorism, which Mandel finds himself also unable to condemn, preferring only ever to condemn […]

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Brown: Tax Reform Should be About Putting Money Back in Pockets Of Working Ohioans

If you didn’t get a chance to see it yet, Ohio U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown took Republicans and President Donald Trump to task Monday for talking a big game about helping working people with tax reform and then presenting legislation that stiffs them while giving away trillions of dollars in breaks to multinational corporations.

Brown previewed his prepared remarks for the Senate Finance Committee in a release noting that he has met with Trump and top administration officials on tax reform, offering to work together for […]

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It seems just like yesterday when Republican President George W. Bush and his budget director, Ohio’s now-junior senator in Washington Rob Portman, were promising a bounty of good times and good jobs with high wages that would cascade down across all sectors of the economy if their trillion-dollar income tax cuts were approved.

After two unpaid-for rounds of lucrative and risky tax cuts, both in the trillions, what two terms of 43’s administration delivered was a net loss of 396,000 private sector jobs, marking one of the most sluggish job creation eras in modern times. […]

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