A guiding principle for responsive legislation

A guiding principle for responsive legislation

The Ohio House Majority Caucus recently unveiled its policy platform for the 132nd General Assembly, aptly known as the “Buckeye Pathway.”...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


Hispanics shouldn’t over-interpret Trump’s election

Hispanics shouldn’t over-interpret Trump’s election

It’s safe to say that Donald Trump doesn’t have many fans in the Hispanic community.The real estate mogul rose to power spewing rhetoric t...

April 11th, 2017 |  


What is fun to you?

What is fun to you?

To me the concept of “fun” meant to waste time in frivolous pursuits. I mean, I’ve probably had fun doing things but completely obli...

April 6th, 2017 |  



Ohio coal communities saved from costly plan

Ohio coal communities saved from costly plan

Many Americans have already forgotten about the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the Obama administration’s signature effort to reduce carbon emissions f...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Stopping deadly opioids at the border

Stopping deadly opioids at the border

The opioid addiction epidemic takes far too many lives and destroys too many families across Ohio, and one of the biggest culprits of the deadly overd...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Trump’s plan to bypass the WTO is right

Trump’s plan to bypass the WTO is right

Last week the Alliance for American Manufacturing released a new report confirming what many of us in Ohio have known for a long time – our inte...

March 6th, 2017 |  


What’s in a label?

What’s in a label?

One things that human beings have in common is an insatiable need to label each other, both individually and by groups. I’m no expert at human e...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Even legal immigrants fear ICE raids

Even legal immigrants fear ICE raids

Over third week of February, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), part of the Department of Homeland Security, arrested hundreds in operations a...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Stopping surprise hospital bills

Stopping surprise hospital bills

Far too many Americans face out-of-control surprise medical bills, often for emergency care, despite the fact that they spend their hard-earned money ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Feeling good (so far)

Feeling good (so far)

“It’s a new dawnIt’s a new dayIt’s a new lifeFor meAnd I’m feeling good.”— “Feeling Good”Preside...

February 1st, 2017 |