22 hrs ago
Charleston Daily Mail
Editorial: ACLU joins an anti-abortion group to fight for free speech
When he voted for passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, little did freshman Rep. Steve Driehaus, D-Ohio, realize he would be the center of a First Amendment battle now before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Five things you need to know, and does this mean downtown retail is really, truly dead?
It looks like we'll get a resolution to the debate over how to best build the planned Central Parkway bikeway soon.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Supreme Court hears challenge to Ohio law that bars campaign lies
U.S. Supreme Court Justices of all ideological stripes expressed free speech reservations about an Ohio law that makes it a crime to lie about politicians during an election, making it appear likely they will back a challenge to the law launched by an anti-abortion group.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio election-ad fight to be heard by U.S. Supreme Court
You've probably never heard of Edna Davis. But the 80-year Republican from northeastern Ohio will have a role on Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments about an Ohio law that bans false speech in election campaigns.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Q&A with Rajiv Satyal
Comedian Rajiv Satyal was born and bred in Cincinnati - Fairfield to be exact. He's gone from being an intern on Capitol Hill to brand manager at Procter & Gamble to full-time comedian living in Los Angeles.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Ohio case before U.S. Supreme Court could decide whether states can criminalize campaign...
On April 22, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear an anti-abortion group's arguments to challenge an Ohio law that makes it a crime to deliberately lie about candidates during a political campaign.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Clock ticking fix to the Voting Rights Act
This is the first in a four-part, weekly series on voting in America. Time is running out for Congress to fix the Voting Rights Act.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Can You Lie in Politics? Supreme Court Will Decide
The Supreme Court will consider a case about lying in politics, revisiting a fight from Chabot's 2010 campaign in Ohio.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Unemployment Extension: Senate Passage Puts Bill in Boehner's Court
The Senate's vote late Monday to pass an unemployment extension doesn't mean the more than 2 million people who have lost their benefits can rest easy - the House isn't likely to touch the issue until the end of the month, if at all.
Family Research Council
Craig James Touches Down at FRC
Craig James's beliefs may make him unemployable at Fox Sports Southwest, but they make him uniquely qualified to work at FRC.
Treasury unsure if it has authority to delay ObamaCare individual mandate
A Treasury official testified Tuesday that the department never analyzed whether it has the legal authority to delay the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate because officials concluded ahead of time that such a delay would harm individuals.
Holder blames gun lobby for contempt of Congress vote
Attorney General Eric Holder blamed "the gun lobby" for being behind his 2012 contempt vote in Congress , in one of many heated exchanges between himself and House Republicans Tuesday.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Congress won't ride to rescue on Brent Spencea
As Kentucky leaders continue to tussle over how to pay the $2.6 billion price tag for replacing the outdated Brent Spence Bridge, some clearly hope Congress will come to the rescue.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Hudson native switches political chambers
Keyes, the spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Dave Joyce since December 2012, is now working for U.S. Sen. Rob Portman.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio solicitor general on opposite side of election dispute from DeWine
WASHINGTON Ohio Solicitor Eric Murphy today urged the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a lower court ruling that two independent organizations from Cincinnati failed to show they have been harmed by a state election law that prohibits making false statements with malice.