June 2009

 

State auditor asks for ethics review of Portage County Commissioner Christopher Smeiles

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009


ODOT withheld fears about danger of Main Avenue Bridge collapsing in 2007

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009


Editorial: When ODOT speaks and hears no evil, it cuts out the public

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009


Editorial: Wrong approach — Don’t use state constitution to set livestock-care rules or other detailed policies

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009


Somewhere under the political price tags is Ohio’s budget

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009


Late-filing politicians may pay: Candidates must detail campaign donations

Monday, June 29th, 2009


More on Redistricting Competition

Monday, June 29th, 2009


Line up for Ohio: Draw improved legislative districts, and the likelihood is, the state will get improved representation

Monday, June 29th, 2009


Editorial: Contest shows real hope for better elections

Monday, June 29th, 2009


Cuyahoga County commissioners go behind closed doors during 33 of 38 meetings, review finds

Monday, June 29th, 2009


Narrow escape: A critical provision of the Voting Rights Act survives the Supreme Court

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009


Hurry to harvest: State officials suddenly want a constitutional change for agribusiness

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009


Court Sidesteps Major Ruling Over Voting Rights Act

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009


Justices Retain Oversight by U.S. on Voting

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009


Nursing homes skilled at securing aid

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009


Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson unveils ‘new and improved’ ethics policy

Monday, June 22nd, 2009


Opinion: Changes already being made in the way elections are run

Monday, June 22nd, 2009


Editorial: Guidance, please: Ohio judges need standards for complying with ruling on conflicts of interest

Monday, June 22nd, 2009


Elections officials criticize settlement

Monday, June 22nd, 2009


Arnold & Porter, Proskauer Negotiate Settlement Improving Ohio Electoral Process

Monday, June 22nd, 2009


Obama bars lobbyists from fund-raisers, but Democratic committees will take their money

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Cuyahoga patronage practices outlined in federal documents: Crisis In County Government

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Editorial: Judges should step aside if there’s a hint of bias

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Ohio settles lawsuit from 2004 election: Challenge filed in Toledo questioned system’s legality

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Election settlement troubling

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Portman is richest candidate in U.S. Senate race

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Editorial: Think long-term – Absentee-ballot policy should make sense for all elections, not just August

Friday, June 19th, 2009


OHIO REDISTRICTING COMPETITION PARTNERS ANNOUNCE COMPETITION WINNERS

Friday, June 19th, 2009


Attack ads cost U.S. high court respect: Books tells of survey results from 2006

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


State to pay $7,000 in records case

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


Settlement of dispute not public record?

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


A Win For Fairer Courts: The Caperton Ruling Will Establish Clearer Recusal Rules For Judges Who May Face Conflicts Of Interest

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


Brennan Center for Justice Report: Can the U.S. register every voter?

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


Method for picking justices must go

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


Editorial: Bias on the bench

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


League of Women Voters of Ohio and State Settle Historic Lawsuit

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009


Experts: Brunner deal iffy: FEC approval to use state campaign assets for Senate bid was needed beforehand, some say

Saturday, June 13th, 2009


Recently Re-Elected Senators Get Early Fundraising Boost

Friday, June 12th, 2009


Marc Dann to be fined in campaign funds case, report says

Friday, June 12th, 2009


Brunner requests blessing of deal: Senate campaign’s use of equipment bought by state campaign is at issue

Friday, June 12th, 2009


Ohio chief justice wants new ethics policy

Thursday, June 11th, 2009


Ruling on ‘Probable Bias’ Spotlights Political Reality

Thursday, June 11th, 2009


More on Supreme Court decision on Caperton v. Massey

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009


Brunner seeks Husted’s utility records in residency dispute

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009


Cleveland Clerk of Courts Earle Turner worked in his office just 84 days last year, records show

Monday, June 8th, 2009


Supreme Court rules on Caperton v. Massey Coal

Monday, June 8th, 2009


Which Brunner campaign fund paid for what?

Monday, June 8th, 2009


CPS board prez insists on violation of Open Meeting laws

Friday, June 5th, 2009


U.S. Puts Government On The Web

Thursday, June 4th, 2009


Transparency and Open Government — Open Government Initiative by the White House

Thursday, June 4th, 2009


Editorial: Putting squeeze on Ohio hospitals while coddling nursing homes is wrong

Thursday, June 4th, 2009


Response to request for records lacks logic

Thursday, June 4th, 2009


Former GOP fund-raiser: nursing homes get it, hospitals don’t

Thursday, June 4th, 2009