Tag Archives: Ohio

OHIO: Voter Fraud Billboards Appear In Minority Neighborhoods

The above billboards are appearing in numerous minority neighborhoods across Ohio. And Clear Channel won’t say who is paying for them. Civil rights and labor groups have denounced the billboards as an attempt to intimidate minority voters. “Intimidating billboards that point out voter fraud are appearing in predominantly African American communities in Ohio, despite little to no evidence that voter …

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Catholic Nuns: Women Who Take Birth Control Cause Men To Crave Gay Sex

An order of Catholic nuns called the Children Of Mary has released a video which claims women who take birth control cause the men around them to commit homosexual acts. Or something. A group of Roman Catholic nuns in central Ohio has produced a short anti-contraception video hoping to get it in front of Catholics in all 50 states, starting …

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich: Republican Wives Are At Home Doing The Laundry

Notice that he mentions his own wife and Paul Ryan’s, but didn’t dare suggest that Ann Romney too is at home doing laundry.

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OHIO: Coal Miners Told Attendance At Romney Rally Was Mandatory & Unpaid

Did you catch all those “hard-working American coal miners” crowding Mitt Romney’s rally in Ohio a couple of weeks ago? It turns out they were forced to attend. When GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney visited an Ohio coal mine this month to promote jobs in the coal industry, workers who appeared with him at the rally lost pay because their …

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OHIO: Flown Over A Romney Rally

Spelling, Move On. Spelling.

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Ohio Pastor: My Church Was Burned Down Because It Accepts LGBT Members

After the fire that destroyed his historic church was ruled to be arson, an Ohio pastor says he’s certain the attack came because of his welcoming of LGBT members. The Rev. Scott Davis bought the church in 2010 and opened it to the community for services in 2011. Davis said he suspects arson because he has received many death threats …

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OHIO: Republicans Work To Reduce Polling Hours In Liberal Areas Of The State

Republican election officials in Ohio are working to limit the hours polls will be open in the more liberal areas of the state. The New York Times is screaming bloody murder: If you live in Butler or Warren counties in the Republican-leaning suburbs of Cincinnati, you can vote for president beginning in October by going to a polling place in …

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Tragedy At Cleveland Gay Street Party

One man was killed and several others were injured yesterday when a drunk driver plowed into the crowd at a street party hosted by the Greater Cleveland AIDS Task Force. MetroHealth Medical Center said Mitchell Andelmo has passed away. Constance Pokorny is in critical condition. Officials said at least three others were injured. A message posted on Facebook reads: “Mitch …

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Will Ohio Be The Decider?

Another interesting chart from Nate Silver.

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OHIO: Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Teacher Fired For Teaching Creationism

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a public school teacher who claims he was wrongly terminated last year for teaching creationism and Christian doctrine. John Freshwater claims his rights to free speech and academic freedom were violated when he was fired by the Mount Vernon school board in January 2011 following allegations that he failed …

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Today’s Message From Coach Dave

“We are taking the Gospel to the Gay Pride parade in Columbus on June 16. We need your financial support for our Living Waters Project. Here is how it works. Columbus has the largest homosexual community in the Midwest. Every year they parade their debauchery on our streets. Because ‘the church’ is so confused about how God feels about sodomy, …

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OHIO: Gay Rights Lobbyist Named Director Of State Republican Party

Matt Borges, a hired lobbyist for Equality Ohio and other unrelated groups, has been named the executive director of the Ohio Republican Party. Borges had been working on a still-pending bill to ban anti-gay housing and employment discrimination. Borges, recently named to his role by Ohio GOP Chairman Robert T. Bennett, said he will take a leave of absence from …

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Thousands Rally For Ohio Marriage

Thousands gathered in Cleveland yesterday for a mass protest wedding of over 250 gay couples. While some were dressed in more casual attire they all had the same intention: to send a message to the state of Ohio to recognize same-sex marriage. Sierra Chapman, 25 and Sandy Thomas, 48, both of Cleveland, recreated a private service held three years ago. …

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Gay Divorce In Ohio

Legal questions are being raised after an Ohio gay couple was granted a divorce there after marrying in New York state. Jonathan E. Baize, 31, and Stephen J. Wissman, 31, were granted a divorce last week by Judge Donald A. Cox after a 10-minute, “unremarkable” hearing, said attorney Thomas J. Addesa. He represented only Baize in the case. Baize and …

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OHIO: Amish Sect Seeks To Have Federal Hate Crimes Act Declared Unconstitional

In an Amish-on-Amish attack in Ohio last year, several men were assaulted and had their beards cut off, the ultimate insult in that community. Now charged with hate crimes, lawyers for the assailants are petitioning to overturn the federal Hate Crimes Act as unconstitutional. The attorneys, who have asked a judge to toss the charges, argued in recently filed court …

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GOProud Issues Joint Statement With
Sam “Joe The Plumber” Werzelbacher

“The left and their friends in the main stream media don’t want to talk about the issue most Americans in this country today care about – jobs. Instead, they want a culture war. They want a culture war because they cannot defend this President’s record of failure when it comes to creating jobs and growing our economy. They hope to …

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Joe The Plumber Gets Bitchy On Gay Rights: I Have An Agreement With GOProud To Work For All Americans

In 2009 Samuel Werzelbacher, aka Joe The Plumber, infamously declared that he wouldn’t let gay people be around his children. Having just won his Ohio GOP primary for the U.S. House, this morning he appeared on CNN where he was asked if he’s evolved on gay issues. That prompted Werzelbacher to accuse the host of “gotcha” journalism and compared CNN …

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OHIO: Joe The Plumber Wins Primary

There’s a slight chance that Joe The Plumber will become a member of Congress. SRSLY. An Ohio plumber thrust into national politics during the 2008 presidential campaign has won the Republican nomination in his home state as he makes a bid for Congress. Samuel Wurzelbacher gained the nickname “Joe the Plumber” for expressing working-class concerns about taxes to then-candidate Barack …

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Ohio TV On Marriage Ban Repeal Bid

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Frothy Leads In Ohio Polls

Super Tuesday approaches…

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