Articles Tagged 'Ohio'

45be9a9100ea685156592a4e7a3eb3e5

Ohio voters in 2020 could vote on gun background checks and president at same time

Ohio voters might have the opportunity to decide whether to require background checks for gun purchases at the same time they vote for president in… READ MORE

Supreme Court grants Ohio, Michigan requests to delay new maps in gerrymandering cases

The Supreme Court ruled Friday that Ohio and Michigan do not need to draw new congressional maps immediately for the 2020 election. The high court granted requests to delay drawing the maps while both states appeal federal district court rulings that their overly partisan designs were unconstitutional. By putting those rulings on hold, the justices also left time for their… READ MORE

‘Heartbeat’ abortion bans advance in South, Midwest: ‘For pro-life folks, these are huge victories’

If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be nearly impossible for most pregnant women to get an abortion there. Or, potentially, in neighboring Louisiana. Or Alabama. Or Georgia. The Louisiana legislature is halfway toward passing a law – like the ones enacted in Mississippi and Georgia – that will ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is… READ MORE

‘Heartbeat’ abortion ban on its way to Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine

The Ohio General Assembly sent a bill to Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday afternoon that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. The House passed the bill 56-40, mostly along party lines, as people on both sides of the abortion debate loudly protested outside the chamber. Shortly after, the Ohio Senate voted 18-13, also largely on party lines,… READ MORE

Governor Mike DeWine makes surprise stop at anti-abortion rally

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s new governor has validated his anti-abortion stance with a surprise appearance at a Statehouse rally. The Columbus Dispatch reports Republican Gov. Mike DeWine, first lady Fran DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted showed up unexpectedly Tuesday at the Ohio version of the national March for Life event. DeWine told the crowd that government functions to “take care… READ MORE

Sherrod Brown is going on tour to the first four early presidential states

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Sen. Sherrod Brown will travel to Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina, the latest move in a possible run for president in 2020. In a conference call with reporters Tuesday night before announcing the trip nationally on MSNBC, Brown said his early-state jaunt will begin Jan. 30 in Cleveland. His first stop will be Jan. 31… READ MORE

GOP’s John Kasich is looking to join CNN or MSNBC amid speculation he could run for president in 2020

Republican John Kasich, who is thinking about running for president in 2020, is likely to announce as soon as this week that he will join a major cable news network, CNBC has learned. Kasich has signaled to close advisors and some donors that he is looking to sign with either CNN or MSNBC as he finishes his two-term tenure as… READ MORE

Gov. John Kasich vetoes GOP gun bill after ‘stand your ground’ language stripped

COLUMBUS – Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he wants a better gun bill from the state’s GOP-controlled Legislature, calling their unwillingness to consider a red flag law “baffling and unconscionable.” Citing a number of recent shootings including the attack at the Fifth Third Bank building in Cincinnati, Kasich demanded more comprehensive gun policies from lawmakers while vetoing their proposed law… READ MORE

John Kasich Says He’s ‘Very Seriously’ Considering Challenging Trump In 2020

Outgoing Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Sunday acknowledged he’s “very seriously” considering a White House bid in 2020 against President Donald Trump. The Republican leader, a two-time presidential candidate, told ABC’s “This Week” that he’s been discussing the possibility of challenging Trump for the GOP nomination “virtually every day” with friends and family. “Look, we need different leadership ― there… READ MORE
John Kasich

Libertarians win challenge to Ohio ballot limits

by JULIE CARR SMYTH, The Kansas City Star
Published on January 10, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A federal judge on Tuesday blocked newly imposed Ohio limits to ballot access for minor parties, increasing the chances that Republican Gov.… READ MORE

Do you Love your country but hate your government?

Join your fellow Libertarians who seek a world of liberty; a world in which all individuals are sovereign over their own lives and no one is forced to sacrifice his or her values for the benefit of others. Join over 500,000 Americans who get their daily dose of minimal government and maximum freedom with The New Liberty Movement.

We know how important your privacy is and your information is SAFE with us. We’ll never sell
your email address and you can unsubscribe at any time directly from your inbox.
View our full privacy policy.