Issues

Statewide Issues - Know the issues before you sign a petition and vote!

Statewide Issues - Know the issues before you sign a petition and vote!


As the Republican-controlled Ohio House and Senate continue to pass and/or debate legislation that are harmful to Ohioans, various coalitions of every day Ohioans are taking to circulating petitions to give all Ohioans the opportunity to vote on new legislation that is being proposed by the Ohio Republican-controlled legislatures and
signed into law by Republican Governor John Kasich.

Do you know how the petition process works?
Do you know how many different types of issues campaigns can be initiated in Ohio?
Know the process before you sign a petition!
Know the issues before you vote!

Right To Work IS WRONG!
GOP State Legislators pushing bill once again.


For more information, please visit here.

How a Bill becomes a Law in Ohio

How a Bill becomes a Law in Ohio

 



How does a Bill become a Law in Ohio?
Do you know the history of the Great Seal of the State of Ohio?


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Governor Kasich's Budget - How it affects YOU and your community

Governor Kasich's Budget - How it affects YOU and your community

 
 Governor Kasich's Proposed Budget 2017-2018

After devastating education, local government cuts,
Kasich is now saying the "R" word
to ready Columbus lawmakers for more cuts.
Stay informed on how the State Budget will affect:

Education
Health Care and Medicaid
Local Counties
Roads and Infrastructure
Ohio Tax Code


Visit here for more information.

Ohio's 131st General Assembly: Scorecard

Ohio's 131st General Assembly:  Scorecard

 


Ohio's 131st General Assembly
Scorecard


For more information, please visit here.

Ohio Senate Democrats - 131st General Assembly

Ohio Senate Democrats - 131st General Assembly

 

 


Ohio Senate Democrats set their legislative priorities.

For more information, click on the Ohio Senate Seal to the left,
or visit here.

Ohio House Democrats - 132nd General Assembly

Ohio House Democrats - 132nd General Assembly

 



Ohio House Democrats set their legislative priorities.

For more information, click on the Ohio House of Representatives Seal
or visit here.

Ohio Legislative Black Caucus

Ohio Legislative Black Caucus

 
The Ohio Legislative Black Caucus was founded in 1967
by African-American state legislators under the leadership of 
State Representative C.J. McLin (Democrat) of Dayton.

For more information, visit here.

Ohio Legislature: Elections and Voting Reforms

Ohio Legislature:  Elections and Voting Reforms

 

Stay informed on these issues:

Judge orders Ohio's Secretary of State to allow 17 year olds to vote in primary
Online Voter Registration
Ohio's Secretary of State tries to tie voter fraud to immigration
Redistricting Reform


For more information, visit here.

Ohio Legislature: Health Care for Women and Families

Ohio Legislature:  Health Care for Women and Families



REPORT:

Medicaid expansion benefits health, finances.
702,000 Ohioans gained health coverage as of May 2016. 
Share of uninsured people at lowest point ever.

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Ohio Legislature: Workers' and Unions' Issues

Ohio Legislature:  Workers' and Unions' Issues

 

Stay informed on what Workers' and Unions' issues are being debated in Columbus!

GOP Legislature continues attacks on workers - more anti-worker/anti-labor legislation
GOP State House Reps bring forward RTW legislation...
AGAIN!

 

Issue 2/SB5 - Public Unions Rights:  Repealed!  We will remember EVERY November!


For more information and links to articles, please visit here.

Constitutional Modernization Commission

Constitutional Modernization Commission

 


 The Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission (OCMC) is charged under
O.R.C. 103.61 with studying the Constitution of Ohio and other duties. 

Who are the OCMC Members?
How is the Ohio Constitution amended?


Stay informed on news, materials and updates on the OCMC.
For more information, visit here.

The Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security - What is next?

The Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security - What is next?

 


Stay up to date on those issues facing President Obama
as he wraps up his second term:

  • The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - What is in store for the ACA and Ohioans as the GOP ramps up war cry of repeal...but what is their replacement plan?
  • Medicare and Medicaid - What is on the chopping block as GOP aims to dismantle these social programs?
  • Social Security - Pros and Cons of privatizing

For more information, visit please here.

Supreme Court Of The United States

Supreme Court Of The United States

 


Facts about the SCOTUS - Did you know?
SCOTUS 2016-2017 case schedule is posted

For more information on the above issues, please visit here.