September 2009

 

Opinion: Ohio must do away with gerrymandering and fix redistricting
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Editorial: Corporations aren’t people yet
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Election Commission Decisions Deadlocking on Party Lines
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice to headline Ohio judicial selection forum
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Bipartisan board put forth to boost trust in elections
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Editorial: Give Ohioans the say on redistricting plan
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Editorial: Clarify it: Residency rules should be spelled out for Ohio’s elected officials
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Audit: County officials join growing chorus of those calling for examination of office
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Census survey has something to rile everyone
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


U.S. Census Uses Telenovela to Reach Hispanics
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009


Blog: WHO BETTER TO BUNDLE:
Friday, September 25th, 2009


Ohio racetracks try to shield 8,900-plus pages from public view
Friday, September 25th, 2009


Blog: Members Ditch Hearings, Party at Hunan Dynasty Instead
Friday, September 25th, 2009


Redistricting amendment passes, goes to House: Plan to make process bipartisan gets no votes from Dems
Thursday, September 24th, 2009


Husted redistricting commission plan passes Senate, predicts court support on residency challenge
Thursday, September 24th, 2009


Grendell: Local, state officials fail to prosecute, work closely with feds
Thursday, September 24th, 2009


90.3 WCPN ideastream®: The Costs of Corruption
Thursday, September 24th, 2009


Editorial: Open up: Taxpayers have a right to see applications for video-slot-machine licenses
Thursday, September 24th, 2009


Senate expected to OK Husted redistricting plan
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Senate to vote on redistricting rules
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Editorial: The Rights of Corporations
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Ohio SOS Brunner rules State Sen. Husted is not a resident of his elected district
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Husted doesn’t live where he votes, Brunner decides: Senator vows to fight ruling on his residency
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Lobbyists still run Washington: It was supposed to change when Obama took office. But D.C.’s influence machine is going strong. Just ask Max Baucus
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


Opinion: The latest round of federal charges illustrates just how pervasive and corrosive public corruption has become in Cuyahoga County
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009


ACCOUNTABILITY: Center Files FOIA Suit Against Education Department
Monday, September 21st, 2009


Campaign funds put to use for lobbying firms
Monday, September 21st, 2009


Cuyahoga County corruption probe creates doubts about property appraisals
Monday, September 21st, 2009


Op Ed: Give and take:Campaign-donation ban would reduce coercion but limit political rights
Monday, September 21st, 2009
 


Blog: Appeals Court Decision: Is McCain-Feingold Now On The Ropes?
Monday, September 21st, 2009


Blog: Robert Mutch on Citizens United the Prof. Hayward Brief, and the History of the Tillman Act
Monday, September 21st, 2009


Court Backs Outside Groups’ Political Spending
Monday, September 21st, 2009


OpEd: The latest round of federal charges illustrates just how pervasive and corrosive public corruption has become in Cuyahoga County
Monday, September 21st, 2009


In Case You Missed This: Report from NYU’s Brennan Center Finds Ohio Campaign Finance Laws among the Worst in the Midwest
Sunday, September 20th, 2009


Redistricting Reform hearing on Tuesday
Saturday, September 19th, 2009


Lawmakers Must Cross Aisle On Vote Reforms: Campaign Lawyers Are Mounting A Bipartisan Campaign To Modernize Voter Registration. Will Congress Listen?
Thursday, September 17th, 2009


Blog: An Absolute Must-Read for those following Citizens United: the Untold Drafting History of Austin
Thursday, September 17th, 2009


Sotomayor Issues Challenge to a Century of Corporate Law
Thursday, September 17th, 2009


Cuyahoga County must spend $300,000 to mail voters a charter reform measure
Thursday, September 17th, 2009


Op-Ed: Captive contributors: When it comes to political giving, not all donations are voluntary
Wednesday, September 16th, 2009


Court Shoots Down NAM Bid to Overturn Lobbying Disclosure Law
Wednesday, September 16th, 2009


Congress Can Better Voter Registration
Wednesday, September 16th, 2009


Confusion over absentee ballot law
Tuesday, September 15th, 2009


Diebold sale raises concern: Nearly all of Ohio’s counties now to be served by one voting-device company
Tuesday, September 15th, 2009


The CAUCUS Blog: Bipartisan Group Looks to Reshape Voter Registration
Monday, September 14th, 2009


The VOTERS Blog: New Bipartisan Group Calls for Voter Registration Reform
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Editorial: To-do list: Lawmakers should make reform of construction law, redistricting priorities
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Blog: Little agreement so far from split legislature, and little change on that expected this fall
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Bill won’t let bosses take workers’ campaign donations
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Bill to bar officials’ soliciting of workers for campaign gifts
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Voting ‘no’ on Cuyahoga County charter panel won’t bar vote on members, elections board says
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Free Speech by the Millions: Corporate cash plots a comeback
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Blog: Citizens United: stare decisis, judicial activism and the factual record
Monday, September 14th, 2009


Op-Ed: The Trial of John Roberts
Sunday, September 13th, 2009


Supreme Court Poised to Overhaul Parts of Campaign Finance System
Friday, September 11th, 2009


Transcript and audio of Citizens United reargument
Thursday, September 10th, 2009


High Court Hears Campaign Finance Arguments
Thursday, September 10th, 2009


Court seems poised to cut corporate election limits
Thursday, September 10th, 2009


Supreme Court Hears Campaign Finance Case
Thursday, September 10th, 2009


Analysis: Two precedents in jeopardy
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Blog: Former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor to headline Ohio judicial selection forum
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Opinion: Justice Roberts’ Big Test
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Bill Moyers on Citizens United vs. FEC
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Editorial – Exercise Caution:Supreme Court should respect precedent in deciding Wednesday’s campaign-finance case.
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


U.S. court considers corporate spending on elections
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Lawmakers not making many: Budget debate kept legislators busy this session; they’ve passed 7 other bills, none controversial
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Obama Reverses Course, Will Release White House Logs
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009


Supreme Court to hear campaign finance case
Tuesday, September 8th, 2009


Blog: ON THE EVE OF SHOWTIME: It all started with a scathing movie about Hillary Clinton. . .
Tuesday, September 8th, 2009


Editorial: A Threat to Fair Elections
Tuesday, September 8th, 2009


Transcript of Live Web Chat on Landmark Supreme Court Case
Friday, September 4th, 2009


Don’t Get Rolled!
Friday, September 4th, 2009


U.S. Supreme Court May Open Floodgates, Allow Corporate Cash to Swamp Elections
Friday, September 4th, 2009


Blog: FEC to rule on Brunner request
Friday, September 4th, 2009


The Internet and Civic Engagement
Thursday, September 3rd, 2009


Investigator Exclusive: Employees donate big bucks to county prosecutor
Thursday, September 3rd, 2009


Records requests provoke tensions
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009


Penn National funding the fight against VLTs, affidavit says
Tuesday, September 1st, 2009


Elections panel waiting on Brunner request
Tuesday, September 1st, 2009