July 2009

 

2009 State Judicial Reform Efforts: ANALYSIS

Friday, July 31st, 2009


Massey in New Recusal Dispute

Friday, July 31st, 2009


Early voting center to open for primaries

Friday, July 31st, 2009


Strickland has $4 million in bank

Friday, July 31st, 2009


Something’s Still Rotten in the State of West Virginia

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Massey drops recusal lawsuit against W.Va. Supreme Court

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Utility PACs Generous to Key Lawmakers in Climate Debate

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Ohio needs transparency about stimulus money, says report

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Kilroy proposal added to executive compensation bill

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Crisis in county government: One year later

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Ohio treasurer gives bank contract, gets political fund-raiser

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


Ohio redistricting could change VW representation

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009


Editorial: Census and sensibility

Monday, July 27th, 2009


Governor should hold his horses:

Sunday, July 26th, 2009


Editorial: Voters shut out: Lawmakers, governor took away Ohioans’ right to choose on gambling

Sunday, July 26th, 2009


Thomas Suddes commentary: Makeup of Ohio House in 2011 could hinge on Columbus-area voters

Sunday, July 26th, 2009


New voting scanners OK’d for use in Ohio

Friday, July 24th, 2009


REPORT ON 2008 ELECTION UNCOVERS BROAD ARRAY OF VOTING RIGHTS PROBLEMS: VOTERS FACED BARRIERS IN ACCESSING THE BALLOT AND CASTING THEIR VOTES

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009


Slots opponents want some records

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009


Voting rate fell slightly in 2008: Turnout of whites declined 1 point

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009


Editorial: Is redistricting victim of budget war?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009


SECRETARY BRUNNER CERTIFIES NEW VOTING SYSTEM FOR OHIO

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009


Rob Portman Senate campaign fund-raising far ahead of Democrats Lee Fisher, Jennifer Brunner

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009


Republican chief says last vestiges of Noes must go: Elections board is battleground

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Improper political contributions lead to securities license suspension

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Husted says he has $1.25M for sec of state race

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Activists fear calls to boycott the census

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Blog: Huge, hasty state budget affects you

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Editorial: Cuyahoga County commissioners decide to divide and confuse issue of reform

Monday, July 20th, 2009


Despite federal inquiry, Cuyahoga County commissioner won’t quit

Friday, July 17th, 2009


Casino drive losing signatures

Thursday, July 16th, 2009


Deceased voters ‘aid’ casino petition locally, across Ohio

Thursday, July 16th, 2009


Jimmy Dimora rants. Cuyahoga County and the region rot: Toleration of a pay-to-play mentality damages all

Thursday, July 16th, 2009


EDITORIAL: Worse than usual: Sellout of voters was a feeding frenzy for lobbyists and lawmakers

Thursday, July 16th, 2009


Voters to decide on livestock board

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009


State debate drew lots of lobbyists: Possibility of slots had supporters, foes weighing in

Monday, July 13th, 2009


Advocate cleared of voter fraud: 600-mile drive for ballot

Monday, July 13th, 2009


OpEd: Here’s a Supreme Court jargon decoder

Monday, July 13th, 2009


Cuyahoga County reform coalition submits more than 75,000 signatures to Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, moving closer to putting plan on ballot

Monday, July 13th, 2009


President Obama pushed on campaign finance promises

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Need For Campaign Cash Opens Door For Lobbyists

Friday, July 10th, 2009


NPR: Outside The Beltway, Anger At Business As Usual

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Everything Ohio, and then some, is on new Web site

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Contractor charged with bribing officials

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Pumper, Dimora lobbied judge in lawsuit, feds say

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Man who sued is angry after Steven Pumper is accused of discussing case with Cuyahoga County Judge Bridget McCafferty

Friday, July 10th, 2009


Hagan, Lawson Jones call for Dimora to take leave of absence

Friday, July 10th, 2009


County Commissioners ask Jimmy Dimora to step aside for 60 days

Thursday, July 9th, 2009


Shred those documents (Tubbs Jones, Obama, McCain certainly did)

Thursday, July 9th, 2009


Former Lakewood Mayor Sinagra linked to Parma politician’s activities

Thursday, July 9th, 2009


Steve Pumper of D-A-S Construction charged in federal corruption probe

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009


Drawing conclusions: Contest shows imagined congressional districts

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009


State Sen. Tim Grendell worries Cuyahoga County officials under investigation still will get large pensions

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009


Prosecutors volunteer when special duty calls: Ethical conflicts can lead to work in other counties

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009


Letter to the Editor: Settlement of suit solidifies reforms

Monday, July 6th, 2009


Opinion: Looking for a better way of redrawing political borders

Monday, July 6th, 2009


Contest sparks debate over shape of 4th Congressional District

Monday, July 6th, 2009


Ken Blackwell will recommend redrawn congressional districts

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


Blog: Cuyahoga County Commissioner Tim Hagan complains about stories on secret meetings, then goes into secret meeting

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


No mayor primary? Save $400K

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


Portman expected to raise more than $1.5 million

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


Editorial: Cuyahoga County politicians unwittingly bolster case for reform

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


Former U.S. Attorney Greg White denies politics played role in Cuyahoga County corruption probe

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009


Editorial: West Virginia case is a warning against mixing judges, money and politics

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009


Justices still wrestle with their biases

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009