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New State Dem Leadership: David & Nina on their vision going forward
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www­.ohiodailyblog.com - "When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hold on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tid...
David Pepper selected as new chairman of Ohio Democratic Party
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Finding success for the Ohio Democratic Party will require input from Democrats across Ohio that gives them a sense of ownership in how the party  operates, newly elected party ch...
BLADE: David Pepper is new chairman of Ohio Democratic Party
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thumbnail www­.toledoblade.com - COLUMBUS—An Ohio Democratic Party struggling to regain statewide relevance after a dismal showing on Nov. 4 tonight elected without objection one of its unsuccessful candidates of the past to steer...
ALLIANCE REVIEW: Ohio Democratic Party taps David Pepper as new leader
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thumbnail www­.the-review.com - COLUMBUS -- A former Hamilton County commissioner and two-time candidate for statewide office has been named as the next head of the Ohio Democratic Party. David Pepper, who lost his bid to unseat ...
WKSU News: David Pepper wins chair, Turner key in new ODP leadership
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thumbnail www­.wksu.org - “We have all of these positions, precinct committee members and all of these other positions- and too often those positions are on paper or people come to a meeting and vote.  But in the olden days...
Equality Ohio 2nd Annual Holiday Party Honoring Connie Schultz - Dec 18th at Pura Vida
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act­.myngp.com - 2nd Annual Holiday Party Honoring 2014 Ally Award Recipient Connie Schultz....
Cleveland City Council Safety Committee Listening Tour - Dec 18th at Harvard Community Services Center
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www­.clevelandcitycouncil.org - Committee Chairman Councilman Matt Zone is scheduling the next four Safety Committee hearings in Cleveland neighborhoods, making it convenient for citizens to attend and voice their opinions and concerns regarding the DOJ findings....
Cleveland City Council's committee hearing over Justice Department findings: 5 observations
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cleveland City Council on Wednesday held the first of a slew of public meetings about a U.S. Justice Department investigation that concluded city police routinely use excessive f...
City announces application process for Boyd's vacated CH City Council seat - The Heights Observer
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www­.heightsobserver.org - The City of Cleveland Heights issued a press release on Dec. 9 announcing the process by which it will select a replacement to serve the remainder of Council Member Janine Boyd's unexpired term. Bo...
Board of Elections to Cancel Voters' Registrations
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boe­.cuyahogacounty.us - The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) and BMV/SSA Voter Records Information Verification Program  requires that each state conduct a general program that makes a reasonable effort to r...
Armond Budish discusses his agenda for Cuyahoga County: 9 observations
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Armond Budish is taking his time as he plots out his plans for the Cuyahoga County government. The county executive-elect, who takes office on Jan. 1, requested a Tuesday meeting...
Armond Budish names local nonprofit CEO as chief of staff for his Cuyahoga County administration
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cuyahoga County executive-elect Armond Budish has named a veteran of local non-profit management and law as the chief of staff for his county administration. Sharon Sobol Jordan,...
The Devalued American Worker
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www­.washingtonpost.com -The past three recessions sparked a chain reaction of layoffs and lower pay...
Columbus Bid for the 2016 Democratic National Convention
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www­.columbus2016dnc.com - As Ohio goes, so goes the nation.
Columbus is the growing heart of the modern Midwest – rooted in tradition and actively building an open, accepting, vibrant and diverse culture...
Sanders Releases Progressive 12-Point Economic Plan « 21st Century Democrats
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www­.21stcenturydems.org - In a Senate floor speech, Senator Bernie Sanders detailed measures to create millions of new jobs, raise wages, protect the environment and provide health care for all. Sanders’ progressive economi...
The Democratic Strategist: Strategy Memo
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www­.thedemocraticstrategist.org - The most important and unstated "lesson" of 2014 is that the GOP's embrace of extremism as a calculated political strategy worked perfectly.
Facebook Turning Its Sites, User Data To Political Ads
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thumbnail www­.Newsmax.com - Facebook users are likely to see a lot more political advertising in their news feeds, as the social network is pushing campaigns to buy extremely inexpensive advertising that is targeted only to s...
Social media hasn’t boosted young voter turnout - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - Charice Leonard (left) and Jonathan Struckhoff are AP Honors arts students working on a mural honoring Michael Brown and the town of Ferguson during class at Riverview Gardens High School on Tuesda...
How Millennials' Use of Social Networks Explains Their Politics
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thumbnail www­.brookings.edu - Many have wondered about the impact that millennials will have on politics. Research discussed at a recent symposium should provide concerned Americans with a sense of cautious optimism about the f...
New technologies encourage women, but not poor people, to participate in politics - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - In this Oct. 10, 2011 file photo, a magnifying glass is posed over a monitor displaying a Facebook page in Munich. (AP) Every recent election cycle has seen news stories about online activism, sugg...
Experiments show this is the best way to win campaigns. But is anyone actually doing it? - Vox
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thumbnail www­.vox.com - There’s a refrain we hear about political campaigns every election cycle: "this year, campaigns waged an unprecedented ground game, having a face-to-face conversation with almost every single voter...
Democrats maneuver to maintain data edge - Alexander Burns - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - TargetSmart provides voter-file and targeting data to clients, including the Obama campaign in 2008 and 2012. | Getty One of the most powerful engines of the Democratic Party’s data operation is po...
Data-Driven TV Ad Targeting Works in Politics Too - CMO Today - WSJ
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thumbnail blogs­.wsj.com - Marketers are trying to apply the Internet’s ad-targeting capabilities to television, as a story in The Wall Street Journal explores. Politicians see the same potential. Long dependent on televisio...
How Local Tax Revenues Subsidize Ohio Charter Schools - The Ohio Charter School Accountability Project
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thumbnail knowyourcharter­.com - Many homeowners who vote for school levies are getting shortchanged. Instead of the additional money going to their neighborhood schools, more and more of it is being used to subsidize state-mandat...
Cuyahoga County Community Benefit and Opportunity Initiative
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www­.policymattersohio.org - A policy designed to get the most out of county taxpayer dollars and strengthen the local economy Community benefit agreements, and policies, are a reaction to economic development practices that h...
Can the Left Launch Its Own Tea Party? - Bill Scher - POLITICO Magazine
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - Even as they publicly condemn Tea Party Republicans as hostage-taking legislative thugs, the truth is that some Democrats are quietly jealous of them. Think of it: The Tea Party gang gets to intimi...
Gov. John Kasich to launch balanced budget tour in Arizona with help from new fundraising organization
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - COLUMBUS, Ohio – Aided by a nonprofit advocacy group that can raise unlimited sums of money, Gov. John Kasich will launch a national tour this week in Phoenix. The trip is designed to promote a fed...
Forbes Rains on Kasich’s ‘Federal Balanced Budget’ Parade
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thumbnail www­.plunderbund.com - An article Tuesday in the business magazine Forbes rained big time on Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s newly resuscitated crusade to call for a federal balanced budget amendment [BBA]. Elected to a second a...
Ed FitzGerald proposes minority contracting program, his last major initiative as Cuyahoga County executive
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald has proposed resurrecting the county's minority and woman-owned contracting program, a move his office bills as the last major proposal of...
GOP Tried New Sneak Attack On Ocare Contraception Mandate
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thumbnail talkingpointsmemo­.com - Reps. Louise Slaughter (D-NY) and Diana DeGette (D-CO) wrote a letter to House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) urging him to keep such provisions out of the measure to fund the government. "This kind o...
Montana governor wants a little more Mountain West in the Democratic Party - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - LOS ANGELES — Even at a tony liberal arts college in Southern California, Steve Bullock made his Montana roots clear. As a freshman running for class president at Claremont McKenna College, Bullock...
How Democrats Can Get Their Mojo Back
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thumbnail www­.realclearpolitics.com - For the past few years, the term “soul searching” has been associated with Republicans, as the party publicly struggled with internal divisions and bruising electoral defeats. But now it’s the Demo...
Can Southern Democrats make a comeback? - James Hohmann - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - Phil Bredesen, the Democratic governor of Tennessee from 2003 to 2011, has a message for a party that, after Saturday’s runoff in Louisiana, will have no senators from the Deep South: “I come out o...
Mitch McConnell’s Obamacare gambit - Jennifer Haberkorn and Manu Raju - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - In high-level strategy sessions on Capitol Hill, Republicans are going through reams of historical information and sitting through marathon slide show presentations, trying to figure out how to gut...
The Democratic Party’s long term problem is worse than you think - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - As I noted this morning, anyone who cares about the future of the Democratic Party needs to ask whether the party’s elders and wise men are thinking hard enough about how to regain ground on the st...
Leadership Tries To Calm Angry Democrats With Post-2014 Strategy - BuzzFeed News
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thumbnail www­.buzzfeed.com - WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, House Democrats streamed out of their weekly caucus meeting slightly more upbeat than they’d been in weeks. They’d just met with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, and in the day...
Sweeping municipal income tax reforms win final legislative approval
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - COLUMBUS, Ohio — Major changes to Ohio's convoluted municipal income tax system are headed to Gov. John Kasich after passing the state House of Representatives on Tuesday. The result of years of de...
Mitch McConnell Wants to Open a Giant Loophole for Superrich Donors. Harry Reid Has Vowed to Stop Him.
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thumbnail www­.motherjones.com - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) is vowing to block any effort by his GOP counterpart, Mitch McConnell, to loosen the nation's campaign finance limits as part of a bipartisan budget deal ...
National Report Slams Performance of Ohio Charter Schools
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thumbnail www­.plunderbund.com - Ohio Gov. John Kasich found another safe, non-threatening venue to push his radical Republican agenda that includes a federal balanced budget amendment in Arizona.  Though we suspect not one Arizon...
Ohio's charter school performance is "grim" and needs state attention, Stanford researcher tells the City Club
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio's longstanding and "grim" problem with underperforming charter schools is improving, a Stanford researcher said at the City Club today, but the state needs to increase its qu...
10th Period: UPDATED Stanford CREDO Director: Free Market Doesn't Work in Education
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10thperiod­.blogspot.com - UPDATED Stanford CREDO Director: Free Market Doesn't Work in Education This post has been updated to include Dr. Raymond's complete comment on the effect of markets in education. The quote was take...
Anti-abortion 'heartbeat bill' dies in Ohio House
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thumbnail www­.cleveland.com - COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A bill that would have made Ohio's abortion ban one of the strictest in the nation failed to pass the Republican-controlled Ohio House on Wednesday. House Bill 248, known as the "...
Searching for Responsibility in the Senate Torture Report
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thumbnail www­.newyorker.com - The tragic resonance, in the global war on terror, of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence’s report on torture, released yesterday, will not, and probably should not, fade any time soon. It ...
Fundraising expansion slipped into spending deal could power financial bonzana for parties - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - (Credit: Ieva Geneviciene.) This post has been updated. The national political parties, weakened by a ban on soft money and the rise of super PACs, could see a financial resurgence due to a last-mi...
Harry Reid’s new mission: Blocking ‘crazy stuff’ - Manu Raju - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has had one of the hardest jobs in Washington for the past six years as he battled Republicans, struggled to keep his party in power and worked to advance Presiden...
Judge sets hearing on blocking Obama immigration orders - POLITICO.com
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www­.politico.com - A federal judge has set a court hearing later this month on a request from Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio to block the series of executive actions President Barack Obama recently announced allowing mil...
It's Time For Democrats To Stop Agonizing Over The South
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thumbnail talkingpointsmemo­.com - As my use of quotations around “the South” suggests, this topic is plagued by definitional problems. When The Atlantic’s Molly Ball, for example, calls soon-to-be-former Sen. Mary Landrieu “the las...
Hope for Democrats in the deep south? : Prime time : SunNews Video Gallery
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www­.sunnewsnetwork.ca - Harry Enten from fivethirtyeight.com explains why the Democrats still have a chance in the south.
NLRB boosts unions' organizing leverage - Brian Mahoney - POLITICO
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www­.politico.com - In the most significant policy change ever undertaken by the Obama administration to strengthen the power of labor unions, a divided National Labor Relations Board issued a long-awaited final rule ...
Sen. Turner, Born to head community-police relations task force
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thumbnail www­.dispatch.com - One week after announcing a task force that would examine police and community relations, Gov. John Kasich signed an executive order officially creating it and naming the chairs yesterday. The grou...
FitzGerald files final campaign finance report
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thumbnail www­.dispatch.com - Even with his campaign going down the tubes, Ed FitzGerald still managed to latch onto a pair of $500 contributions for his foundering gubernatorial campaign. It was part of a paltry $13,700 report...
Democratic Party’s losses at the state level are extraordinary: The party will be at a disadvantage with Republicans for a long time.
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thumbnail www­.slate.com - With that said, there are more costs to Democratic weakness in the states than just House elections. States are where parties build talent and try new ideas. Here, the GOP is instructive. Its brigh...
Warren erodes support for Treasury pick
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thumbnail thehill­.com - Six left-leaning senators have joined Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) in opposition to an Obama administration Treasury Department nominee — meaning he will need multiple Republican votes in order ...
Carolina on Jeb's mind - Alex Isenstadt - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - Jeb Bush’s commencement address at the University of South Carolina on Monday was mostly devoid of politics. But the appearance alone, in a state that could be pivotal to his 2016 prospects, was ju...
Democrats divided on their path to 2016 - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - In the six weeks since their repudiation in the midterms, Democrats have seen the opening of fissures within their once-disciplined ranks, marking the start of an internal struggle between now and ...
The Power of Political Athletes to Puncture Privilege
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thumbnail www­.thenation.com - I have a second cousin by marriage, let’s call him Frank. He’s a white guy who lives in a middle-class exurban enclave and thinks about politics about as often as he thinks about particle physics—n...
Obama’s Immigration Move Benefits Democrats Where It Counts - NYTimes.com
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thumbnail www­.nytimes.com - A month after President Obama’s decision to defer deportation and offer work authorization to millions of undocumented immigrants, his action not only looks like a winner, but it also seems to be a...
Our Unrealistic Hopes for Presidents - NYTimes.com
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thumbnail www­.nytimes.com - When will we give up on the idea of a leader who will magically bring consensus and unity to our politics? At election time, candidates seduce us with promises to bring America together, but inevit...
People say race relations are getting worse. But it’s complicated. - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - A demonstrator in Boston protests recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) The protests on the streets of Was...
The Democratic Party Debates Its Soul - David Rogers - POLITICO Magazine
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - Rep. Tom Cole may have said it best when he joked during a meeting of the House Rules Committee on Wednesday that “it’s been great to listen to this debate over the soul of the Democratic Party.” T...
Dick Cheney: 'I'd do it again in a minute' - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - He says the CIA’s actions did not amount to torture. Former Vice President Dick Cheney unapologetically pressed his defense of the CIA’s use of harsh interrogation techniques Sunday, insisting that...
New Jewish Progressive Firm Launches After Split - BuzzFeed News
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thumbnail www­.buzzfeed.com - WASHINGTON — Longtime pro-Israel Democratic operative Steve Rabinowitz is launching a new firm with a new business partner after the contentious break up last year with his former partner. Rabinowi...
John Kasich's crusade - James Hohmann - POLITICO
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thumbnail www­.politico.com - John Kasich watched the drama unfold in the Capitol last week with exasperation. The Republican governor of Ohio was upset with Democrats, but he was miffed at his own party, too — for engaging in ...
Rand Paul is Already Running an Ad Against Jeb Bush
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thumbnail time­.com - The 2016 Republican primary battle is up and running—at least on Google. Hours after former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced he would “actively explore” a run for the White House, the political acti...
HUFFPOLLSTER: Looking At 2016 Polls? Here Are A Few Things To Keep In Mind
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thumbnail www­.huffingtonpost.com - A flurry of presidential polling still finds support for Hillary Clinton among Democrats and no clear GOP frontrunner. The Republican Party's image is considerably improved post-election. And Ameri...
No, whites aren’t suddenly all joining the GOP en masse - The Washington Post
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thumbnail www­.washingtonpost.com - The avalanche of newly elected Republicans heading to Capitol Hill in January has prompted a great deal of analysis about the demographics of the electorate that chose to send them there. As was th...
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