Friday Jul 25
Trading power lunches for canned tuna in U.S. minimum wage bid
It was 4:25 p.m. and all Representative Tim Ryan had eaten so far were the few peanuts he foraged in a U.S. Capitol cloakroom.
Friday Jul 25
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohioans in Congress back bills to fight addiction
If there's any indication that the Ohio congressional delegation is concerned about the state's opioid epidemic, it might be this: Within the past week, four Ohio lawmakers have introduced or announced plans to introduce three bills aimed at addressing drug addiction.
Friday Jul 25
The Plain Dealer
House bill closing outdated Medicaid drug-treatment loophole needs bipartisan backing: editorial
U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, a Warrensville Heights Democrat, has introduced an overdue piece of legislation aimed at the heroin scourge.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Rep. Jan Schakowsky's minimum-wage menu is just a cheap stunt
Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., and Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, are levying a cheap pathological appeal with unmatched tone-deafness.
The Columbus Dispatch
Two Ohio senators, five reps push to keep 700 clean-up jobs at Piketon plant
Ohio's two U.S. senators and a handful of U.S. House members have asked the Secretary of Energy to prioritize cleanup of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon after the contractor on-site at the plant announced layoffs of nearly 700 last week.
Brown, Ryan Applaud PUCO/Warren Steel Agreement; Ormet Not So Lucky
Two Democrats, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan , applauded a ruling by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio that would help protect hundreds of Mahoning Valley jobs.
Warren, Ryan stump for Senate opponents
Both of this state's nominees for a six-year term in the United States Senate--current 2nd District Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito, a Republican, and current Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, a Democrat--are women.
Minimum-Wage Advocates Begin 'Live the Wage' Challenge
President Obama greets a Costco bakery employee in Lanham, Md., on Jan. 29, before a speech promoting policies outlined in his State of the Union address, including a minimum-wage increase.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Portman and Brown says McDonald is right for the VA
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
Most Republicans Say They Can't Live Off Minimum Wage, But Oppose Raising It: Poll
A poll released Tuesday found that a vast majority of Republicans say they would not be able to live off the minimum wage.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Members Of Congress Take 'Minimum Wage Challenge' To Live Off Reduced Budget For A Week
Since he began his minimum wage challenge on Sunday, former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, now president of the Center for American Progress Action Fund, has had eggs and toast, a bowl of cereal with a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, and a banana.
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Sun Jul 20, 2014
Capito-Tennant race starting to heat up
Both of this state's nominees for a six-year term in the United States Senate - current 2nd District Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito, a Republican, and current Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, a Democrat - are women.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The BIG One
A move to increase drug treatment options
U.S. Representative Marcia Fudge has introduced H.R. 5136, The Breaking Addiction Act of 2014.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Boon or boondoggle? Congress to decide fate of Export-Import Bank
The Export-Import Bank of the United States has been a boon for A.J. Rose Manufacturing Company , allowing the Avon-based engine parts manufacturer to export flywheels, pulleys and water pumps to Ford, Chrysler and General Motors plants around the globe.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Senators urge U.S. Labor chief to intervene in Delphi pension issue
A group of Congress members asked U.S. Secretary Thomas Perez to intervene and require the government's pension insurer to quickly make determinations on the value of pensions for 20,000 Delphi Corp. salaried retirees.
Steel ruling huge for Ohio
Labor and political leaders said Monday that a recent finding from the U.S. Department of Commerce on illegally priced imported steel should help boost Ohio's economy.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
University City Review
Political updates on the State & Local Level
The UC Review and Weekly Press compile political news that affects voters each week on the city and state level to keep readers more abreast of local politics.
Local politicians enthusiastic about GOP convention coming to Ohio
Local politicos on both side of the aisle enthusiastically received the news that the Republican Party will unveil its presidential candidate two years from now in the Buckeye State.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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