August 2009

 

Ohio casino issue will see millions in spending

Monday, August 31st, 2009


Casino supporters, foes to spend millions: A similar issue generated more than $60 million for campaigns last year

Monday, August 31st, 2009


Utility showered local pol with money

Monday, August 31st, 2009


It’s About Us: 2010 Census in Schools

Friday, August 28th, 2009


OpenSecrets.org to Conduct Live Web Chat on Landmark Campaign Finance Case

Friday, August 28th, 2009


League of Women Voters of Ohio: Press Release regarding the Ohio Secretary of State’s Election Wait Time Report

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


Sen. Miller ousted from key committees: Democratic leader faults him for not being team player, poor communication

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


Blog: Brunner studies ways to cut voter wait times

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


‘Wait time’ limit for voting not needed, Brunner says

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


Discussion on Gov’t Transparency Through the Internet

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009


Blog: Transparency in Presidential Signing Statements

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009


Tally of Interests on Climate Bill Tops a Thousand: Agriculture, Higher Ed, Natural Gas, You Name It. Everyone’s Got a Lobbyist

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009


Watchdog Groups Release Database Detailing Earmarks and Campaign Contributions

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009


Blog: The Early Word: Document Day

Monday, August 24th, 2009


Blog: Sunlight on Campaign Finance: Supreme Court Should Protect The Public’s Right To Know

Monday, August 24th, 2009


Quantcast In ‘Hillary: The Movie’ case, Supreme Court considers major shift in election law

Monday, August 24th, 2009


2010 CENSUS: First Quarterly Report to Congress

Friday, August 21st, 2009


Blog: MONEY AND POLITICS: The End of the Blue Dogs’ Fundraising Boom?

Friday, August 21st, 2009


Health Interests, Lobbyists Rank High Among Industries Increasing Campaign Contributions

Thursday, August 20th, 2009


Board says candidate properly aided voters: Tarle and volunteers helped fill out and stamp absentee envelopes

Thursday, August 20th, 2009


Jimmy Dimora and Frank Russo turned off their fund-raising powers

Thursday, August 20th, 2009


Editorial: Two elections a year are enough

Thursday, August 20th, 2009


Op Ed: A Century-Old Principle: Keep Corporate Money Out of Elections

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009


Campaign finance hearing expanded

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009


Whisper campaign tries to derail Taylor re-election train

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009


Editorial: Improving elections:House bill includes sound reforms; party leaders should reach consensus

Monday, August 17th, 2009


Blog: Redesigning The Government: The U.S. Supreme Court

Monday, August 17th, 2009


Blog: Scenes from the Ohio Elections Commission

Saturday, August 15th, 2009


‘Citizens United’ Case: A High-Stakes Rush to Overturn Corporate Spending Limits?

Saturday, August 15th, 2009


Should the Supreme Court Alter Its Approach to Campaign Finance Regulation?

Saturday, August 15th, 2009


Anthony Sinagra, former state senator and Lakewood mayor, charged with bribery, fraud

Thursday, August 13th, 2009


Moyer bashes judicial fundraising: He also sees three upcoming cases as standouts in his 22-year tenure

Thursday, August 13th, 2009


Network partners among diverse groups agreeing to redistricting principles

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009


Editorial: Republicans contemplate rearranging the chess pieces

Monday, August 10th, 2009


Easier, cheaper voting plan proposed

Monday, August 10th, 2009


Anti-slots group balks at revealing its donors: High court to rule on governor’s bid to know contributors

Friday, August 7th, 2009


Line-Drawing and a Proposed Constitutional Truce

Thursday, August 6th, 2009


Citizens United, Stare Decisis, and Democracy

Thursday, August 6th, 2009


Wealthy GOP candidate to spend millions in U.S. Senate primary: Underdog Ganley will force Portman to spend more

Thursday, August 6th, 2009


Brunner campaign’s spending query on hold: Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner wants a ruling concerning her U.S. Senate run.

Thursday, August 6th, 2009


Brunner, Dems unveil voting overhaul plan

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009


Editorial: Judicial activism, the conservative kind

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009


Corporate-Spending Case Threatens Arms Race in Court Elections

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009


Editorial: Strickland used veto wisely

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009


David Hansen commentary: Slots plan would take away power of the people

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009


Editorial: Chief justice determined to tidy up judiciary on his way out

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009


OP ED: Supreme reforms for a supreme body

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009


Pepper winning the money race

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


State wants gambling money; do politicians?

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


Millions roll in for Statehouse majorities

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


Ohio Citizen Action calls for better disclosure

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


Gov. Ted Strickland boasts healthy campaign war chest in bid to be re-elected

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


Strickland raises $2.5 million for re-election bid

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


Gov. Strickland is a frequent flier: He’s gone on 40 fundraising trips

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


New voting machine gets OK by state

Monday, August 3rd, 2009