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Mirror, Mirror? on Tim Ryan’s Bathroom Wall

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — “When you look in the mirror, do you see a president?” “Uh, not right now, I don’t. No,” U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, told political reporter Mark Halperin on this morning’s edition of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” The interview with the Mahoning Valley congressman – and Ryan’s apparent interest in running for […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- “When you look in the mirror, do you see a president?” “Uh, not right now, I don’t. No,” U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, told political reporter Mark Halperin on this morning’s edition of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” The interview with the Mahoning Valley congressman – and Ryan’s...

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 […]

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...

Local Group Speaks Out Against Portman Bill

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Four members of Valley Voices United for Change took their opposition to the Regulatory Accountability Act to the steps of the Mahoning County Courthouse Thursday. The group decried the bill, cosponsored by U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, as a dangerous giveaway to corporations. They called for Portman to hold a town hall meeting […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Four members of Valley Voices United for Change took their opposition to the Regulatory Accountability Act to the steps of the Mahoning County Courthouse Thursday. The group decried the bill, cosponsored by U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, as a dangerous giveaway to corporations. They called for Portman to...

Ryan, Portman Address North Korea Situation

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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 […]

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...

Activists Submit Signatures for Community Bill of Rights Initiative

City Hires Former Deputy Auditor to Assist Finance Department

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 […]

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...

Regional Chamber Opposes State Issue 2 on Drug Prices

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber Board of Directors has voted to oppose the Ohio Drug Price Relief Act, the chamber announced Friday. The act, appearing on the November ballot as Issue 2, prohibits the state from purchasing drugs at a net cost higher than what is paid by the U.S. Department of […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber Board of Directors has voted to oppose the Ohio Drug Price Relief Act, the chamber announced Friday. The act, appearing on the November ballot as Issue 2, prohibits the state from purchasing drugs at a net cost higher than what is paid...

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 […]

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....

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 […]

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...