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At 9:20 mark, legislators raise questions about secrecy, transparency
March 5, 2014
Responds to JobsOhio report showing Ohio falling behind in 2013
March 4, 2014
Kent lawmaker pushes back against GOP voter suppression in SB 216
March 3, 2014

State Rep. Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) recently condemned the Ohio GOP’s partisan elections agenda, including  the passage of Senate Bill 216, which makes counting provisional ballots more difficult.

Onslaught of voter suppression bills proof positive of disenfranchisement
February 28, 2014
Support Changes to Eliminate Deceptive Language
February 28, 2014
The Democratic response to the State of The State Address
February 25, 2014
Proposal to lessen burden of Kasich's sales tax hike for back-to-school shopping
February 21, 2014

State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) announced on Thursday that he introduced House Bill 450 to establish a three-day period in August—the first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday— each year during which school supplies, clothing, computers and computer accessories are exempt from state and county sales and use taxes. 

Program would fight state's heroin epidemic and prescription drug problems
February 21, 2014

State Rep. Matt Lundy (D-Elyria) announced today that he will introduce legislation to encourage lawmakers to launch a major statewide initiative to battle Ohio’s heroin epidemic and prescription drug problems.  

Governor last shot at upholding voting rights, ballot access
February 20, 2014
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