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Government: Ryan Calls for Removing Confederate Statues from Capitol | August 18, 2017

Ryan Calls for Removing Confederate Statues from Capitol

WASHNGTON – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan yesterday called for the removal of statues commemorating the Confederacy from the nation’s Capitol. Renewed debate over the statues was sparked by last weekend’s protest over the removal of Confederate memorials in Charlottesville, Va., including a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee. The protests resulted in the death of […]

Government: Ryan, Portman Address North Korea Situation | August 10, 2017

Ryan, Portman Address North Korea Situation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan criticized President Donald Trump for his recent rhetoric regarding North Korea’s recent actions. Meanwhile, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman endorsed the Trump administration’s approach and called for increased international cooperation. In response to its recent expansion of its nuclear capabilities. Trump threatened the North Korean regime with “fire and fury […]

Government: Activists Submit Signatures for Community Bill of Rights Initiative | August 8, 2017

Activists Submit Signatures for Community Bill of Rights Initiative

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Members of the Youngstown Community Bill of Rights Committee have submitted 1,900 signatures in support of a proposed charter amendment that would ban oil and gas exploration activity within the city and limit the influence of corporations in the electoral process. The latest initiative, The Youngstown Fair Election Bill of Rights, says […]

Government: DeWine Offers Tips Ahead of Sales Tax Holiday | August 3, 2017

DeWine Offers Tips Ahead of Sales Tax Holiday

COLUMBUS, Ohio —  Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine offers consumer protection tips for Ohio’s sales tax holiday, which runs this Friday through Sunday. “As people take advantage of the sales tax holiday and complete their back-to-school shopping, we want them to be prepared,” Attorney General DeWine said in a news release. “We’ve helped thousands of people […]

Government: Ohio Launches Dashboard to Measure Workforce Programs | August 2, 2017

Ohio Launches Dashboard to Measure Workforce Programs

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation has launched Ohio’s Workforce Success Measures Dashboard, a new interactive tool to allow Ohio’s policymakers to measure the success of Ohio’s largest workforce development programs. Policymakers and Ohioans can use the new dashboard to see statewide, county, and provider level data on the number of Ohioans completing […]

Government: Trump Pledges Jobs ‘to Fill Up’ Those Empty Factories | July 26, 2017

Trump Pledges Jobs ‘to Fill Up’ Those Empty Factories

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – President Donald Trump pledged to bring jobs back to the Mahoning Valley during a rally last night at the Covelli Centre. Speaking to the filled-to-capacity arena, he told of the drive from the Youngstown Air Reserve Station when he saw “some of those big, once-incredible, job-producing factories.” His wife, Melania, asked what […]