• In Defense of Gay Marriage, from a Pro-Life Republican

    by  • September 1, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The following was submitted by a friend, Phil Van Treuren. I don’t agree with same-sex marriage, but this is certainly a thoughtful counter-argument and thought it a worthy addition to the debate. I may be the first Republican who tells you that I’ve become an advocate for legalizing gay marriage because of my pro-life...

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    There Is A Circus In Detroit That Is Helping Fuel Its Rebirth

    by  • August 31, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Detroit hit rock bottom when it filed for bankruptcy. But, unlike the perpetually distraught city of Flint, Detroit is making a comeback. This comeback is due in large part to private investors and philanthropists who recognize the opportunity to revitalize the city. Detroit is experiencing a technical revolution but there aren’t enough experienced people...

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    Fitzgerald campaign now threatening journalists with prank calls

    by  • August 29, 2014 • 4 Comments

    We keep thinking that Ed Fitzgerald’s campaign team sink any lower. They keep proving us wrong. Brent Larkin wrote a column this morning in the Plain Dealer that criticizes the Ohio Democratic Party for abandoning Ed Fitzgerald in order to salvage their down-ticket races. With one of the most lopsided election losses in Ohio...

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    Larry Sabato: Fitzgerald an “absolute dud”

    by  • August 28, 2014 • 2 Comments

    Larry Sabato has been successfully handicapping political elections for…a long time now. In his latest Crystal Ball, he moves Ohio’s governors race to “Safe Republican”, which is pretty much Larry’s equivalent to sticking a fork in it. Meanwhile, in Ohio, we were always more bullish on Kasich than others: We never had the race...

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    Why is David Pepper hiding his poll numbers?

    by  • August 28, 2014 • 1 Comment

    In case anyone was wondering, polling numbers for the Ohio Attorney General race have finally been revealed. After months of hiding even their own internal poll numbers, it was clear David Pepper was embarrassed by what the numbers said. His “campaign team” has tried for months to divert the attention of voters from the...

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    Cuyahoga Dems Pile On Ed FitzGerald, Joke At His Expense

    by  • August 27, 2014 • 2 Comments

    Have you ever done something so laughable that you became the butt of every joke among your friends? It isn’t fun, or at least, that’s what I’m told. Maybe I should ask Ed FitzGerald. At this point, every voter in Ohio has heard about the Wreck of Edward FitzGerald, his late night rendezvous, his...

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    Friday Funnies: Ohio Democratic Party edition

    by  • August 22, 2014 • 2 Comments

    Today, Mark Naymik wrote a column defending Democratic AG candidate David Pepper. Its title reads “Attorney General candidate David Pepper’s parked-car issue hardly makes him an Ed FitzGerald” The funny part? The Ohio Democratic Party actually tweeted the article out. Ouch. .@marknaymik: "Candidate for Ohio Attorney General @DavidPepper s under fire – from a...

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    Ed Fitzgerald even procrastinated getting his diploma

    by  • August 19, 2014 • 2 Comments

    As Election Day nears, I find myself going through the state’s political news and punditry with ever increasing attention. As I was scrolling through an article in the Columbus Dispatch, a couple sentences caught my attention: “FitzGerald insists he graduated from Ohio State University in 1990. But university records show, unequivocally, that FitzGerald’s date...

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    Scofflaw for AG? David Pepper has over 180 parking tickets

    by  • August 19, 2014 • 3 Comments

    How many parking tickets have you had in your lifetime? I’ve been driving for over 25 years and can count mine on one hand. Not Democratic candidate for Ohio Attorney General, though. He wants to be Ohio’s chief law enforcement official, yet he has over 180 parking violations, resulting in more than $10,000 in...

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