In 2008, 6 million Americans didn’t vote because they missed a registration deadline or didn’t know how to register. Voter registration deadline for Tuesday, November 3 – General Election is Monday, October 5, 2015. Early Voting begins Tuesday, October 6, 2015.
DNC – Democrat Presidential Pre-Primary Debates Scheduled
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has rolled out their schedule for six pre-primary debates to be held for Democratic Presidential candidates.
Ted Strickland received official endorsements from ODP State Executive Committee, former President Bill Clinton, Senator Sherrod Brown, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and Columbus City Council President — and Columbus mayoral candidate — Andrew J. Ginther. Strickland also earned the support of three of the four Democrats in Ohio’s U.S. House delegation: Representatives Joyce Beatty of Jefferson Township, Tim Ryan of Niles and Marcia Fudge of Cleveland.
As a Washington insider for nearly three decades and as President George W. Bush’s U.S. Trade Representative and Director of the Office of Management and Budget, Rob Portman helped shepherd in the policies that caused the Great Recession, which decimated Ohio’s economy and left middle class families in the dust.