Tonight, Governor Kasich will speak at Sinclair Community College’s graduation ceremony. What he’ll fail to mention is that, thanks in part to $6 million in state funding cuts, Sinclair Community College had to increase its tuition in 2012 – another consequence of education cuts that is causing Ohio’s young adults to become increasingly saddled with student loan debt.
The largest progressive group of veterans in America, with over 400,000 supporters, VoteVets.org, is today raising questions about the recent $10,000 donation to Governor John Kasich’s campaign, from former Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld.
FitzGerald: “The new restrictions that Governor Kasich has signed into law amount to legalized discrimination, plain and simple.”
Ohio’s cuts to early voting discriminate against blacks and Hispanics in violation of the Voting Rights Act, a new lawsuit alleges.
Today the Democratic National Committee and the Ohio Democratic Party filed a motion for summary judgment in the US District Court for the Southern District of Ohio requesting to permanently maintain the early voting days and hours during the three days before Election Day for all eligible Ohioans.