• About Jason Hart

    Stepping Back

    by  • July 29, 2012 • Uncategorized

    A week ago today a friend sent me a link to a Third Base Politics post which announced, while discussing Governor Kasich’s plan to pay for an income tax cut by raising oil & gas severance taxes, “that’s exactly why we at GOHP & 3BP wholeheartedly support this proposal.” Given that my name is still in...

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    Severance Tax Counterpoints

    by  • July 21, 2012 • Uncategorized

    A conservative in Ohio has no shortage of union-funded foes, so I try to avoid arguments with friends. But I want to note that I still think the governor’s severance tax proposal is a bad idea. For the legion of 3BP readers who have been marching outside 3BP Global Headquarters chanting “WHERE IS JASON?”...

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    Media Trackers Recap: June 11, 2012

    by  • June 11, 2012 • Uncategorized

    Here’s a review of some stories you may have missed at Media Trackers Ohio recently! May 24: Another Solyndra? Ohio Finally Plans to Investigate Deadbeat Taxpayer-Funded “Green Jobs” Company May 25: Ohio Voice Under the Magnifying Glass May 29: Ohio Media Let ProgressOhio Deception Slide May 29: Unions Seek Control of Ohio’s Redistricting Process...

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    Media Trackers Month-in-Review

    by  • May 29, 2012 • Uncategorized

    Regular Third Base Politics readers may know I recently left a web development position at The Ohio State University to take on the role of Communications Director in the new Columbus office of Media Trackers. Media Trackers is a conservative nonprofit dedicated to covering stories legacy media outlets botch or simply ignore. In what...

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    Do Your Part: Soak The Rich!

    by  • May 1, 2012 • Uncategorized

    SoakTheRich.us started as a series of pie charts and turned into something much bigger.  Here’s why! Promising the moon and hoping no one will ask, “hey, what’s a moon cost these days, anyway?” turns out to be the one business model Progressives endorse. If you’re an Obama bundler, a union boss, or Ezra Klein,...

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    Sherrod Brown’s Record

    by  • April 27, 2012 • Uncategorized

    A quick response to Bytor’s entry about the first Sherrod Brown campaign ad of the cycle, if you’ll indulge me. The recent plunge in my posting rate here at 3BP is likely to continue, as I’m now the communications director for Media Trackers Ohio. With that in mind, I won’t be eliciting votes or...

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    DeWine Out as Ohio GOP Chairman

    by  • April 5, 2012 • Uncategorized

    As Bytor just noted, Kevin DeWine has submitted his resignation as Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party: DeWine, 44, has prepared a letter to the 66 members of the GOP state central committee, saying he will step down when the party’s governing body meets to reorganize on April 13. Joe Hallett of The Columbus...

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    Sherrod Brown Compares GOP Governors to Hitler, Stalin

    by  • March 12, 2012 • Uncategorized

    Last year while governors across the Midwest worked to reform broken public union laws, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) slandered them in a speech that could have easily been written by one of the millionaire “leaders” at SEIU, NEA, or AFSCME. During one of his stemwinders about the wondrous things unions do, Sherrod dropped a...

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    End in Sight for ORP Fight?

    by  • March 10, 2012 • Uncategorized

    If you’ve followed the recent head-butting between Governor Kasich and Ohio Republican Party (ORP) Chairman Kevin DeWine, you know Tuesday was not DeWine’s day. If you’re a Third Base Politics regular, you also know where I stand on the subject: Kevin DeWine has squandered the trust of conservative activists whose support ORP desperately needs...

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