• Nation’s Top Teacher Resigning Over Common Core

    by  • February 10, 2015 • 20 Comments

    Here in my home in Lorain County, Ohio, people were thrilled to see one of our own teachers in the running for the search for America’s Top Teacher by the Live with Kelly and Michael show. Stacie Starr was nominated by a grateful parent: “Please consider Stacie Starr for your contest. She is the...

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    First Scott Walker for president ad released

    by  • January 29, 2015 • 1 Comment

    My early favorite for president in 2016 is easily Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. Why? There are several reasons. First, he walks the conservative walk. Upon his election in 2010, he put together a budget that erased a looming deficit and did it largely by fearlessly taking on the powerful public-sector unions in a traditionally...

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    Ohio Democrats Face Allegations of Racism- From One of Their Own

    by  • December 13, 2014 • 1 Comment

    As the Ohio Democratic Party reels from its thumping and the resignation of its chairman, it has suffered another setback- this time from one of its own.  Six days after the elections, State Representative John E. Barnes (D- Cleveland) filed a lawsuit against the ODP and outgoing chairman Chris Redfern.  The basis of Rep....

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    Eric Kearney’s Last Months in the Ohio Senate

    by  • December 10, 2014 • 1 Comment

    Many of us know about State Senator Eric Kearney as being Ed FitzGerald’s first pick for lieutenant governor.  We also know that he had to drop out not soon after due to controversies surrounding his tax problems. Being term limited, however, he will soon be out of Columbus, and back to his native Cincinnati....

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    Candy List For Judges? More Like Sour Grapes For McGinty

    by  • December 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

    It’s a new day in Cuyahoga County.  An elected official is complaining that others in the county are working too much.  Prosector Tim McGinty (D) is accusing judges of working too many hours in the arraignment room.  He is charging that this is due to some sort of “candy list” to get attorneys to...

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