Oct 26, 2013
UP: Findlay native Jo Ann Davidson, the first and only woman to serve as speaker of the Ohio House, will have her portrait installed at the Statehouse later this year.
Lobbyist Who Doesn't Lobby Still Gets Paid
A national lobbying firm is still being paid $75,000 per quarter by a client, although the firm filed a lobbying report stating it had no contacts with either house of Congress or any federal agencies.
Former GOP Rep. Oxley, in NH, recalls '95-'96 shutdowns, sees 'no end game' for GOP today
Former 25-year congressman Mike Oxley said Friday both parties on Capitol Hill should learn a lesson he learned as a player in the last government federal government shutdown nearly two decades ago.
SEC Gives Companies an Opening to Compensate Execs with Loans
The Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Corporate Finance has issued new guidance allowing public companies to provide equity-based financing to employees through a program involving loans without violating Sarbanes-Oxley, with some help from former Congressman Michael Oxley himself.