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Investigation Finds Multiple Cases of Sexual Abuse Ignored for Years at Ohio State

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9:30am 5/18/2019 at 9:30am

It’s awful that this was allowed to go on unchecked for so long.

ABC News reports:

Investigators say university ignored nearly 2 decades of ‘shocking and painful’ sex abuse allegations

An investigation has determined that Ohio State University officials ignored nearly two decades of accusations of sexual abuse against a long-time university doc...

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Cleveland State Paying Artist to Move Anti-Trump Sculpture off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 10:00am 5/7/2019 at 10:00am

The anti-Trump market has been good to a lot of people, including sculptors.

Cleveland.com reports:

Cleveland State University will pay $50,000 to sculptor whose work is critical of Trump; artist will move statue off campus

Cleveland State University will pay $50,000 to settle a free-speech lawsuit filed by a multimedia artist whose 42-foot sculpture...

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Cleveland Indians Star Mike Clevinger Attends Prom for Pediatric Cancer Patients

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 10:00am 4/23/2019 at 10:00am
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I love it when athletes use their fame for good, especially when it comes to kids. From MLB.com:

When Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger heard he could help give these young cancer patients a night to remember, he didn’t think twice.

The 28-year-old hurler was back in Cleveland with an upper back strain as...

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47 Percent of Faculty Offered Buy-out at University of Akron

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:00am 3/20/2019 at 10:00am

The school is trying to make millions in cuts to trim its budget.

Cleveland.com reports:

University of Akron offers buy-out to 47 percent of faculty

The University of Akron offered a buy-out to about 47 percent of faculty on Monday in an effort to balance its budget.

Taking a “voluntary separation or retirement” offer would...

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Ohio Law Defunding Planned Parenthood

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 2:00pm 3/13/2019 at 2:00pm

Following the truly horrific 2015 revelations that Planned Parenthood was harvesting baby parts and haggling over baby brains for profit, Republican governors across the nation moved to ban taxpayer funding to...

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Shocker: Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown Decides Not to Run for President

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/7/2019 at 1:00pm
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After touring the first primary states, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) has decided not to join the already crowded 2020 Democrat presidential field.

Brown believes the best place for him is in the Senate.

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College in Ohio Requires Promotion of Diversity and Inclusion for Tenure

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:00am 1/11/2019 at 10:00am

This is the way things are moving. In order to secure employment, teachers will be increasingly required to pledge allegiance to the progressive agenda.

Campus Reform reports:

Better promote ‘diversity,’ ‘inclusion’ if you want tenure at this Ohio college

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Feds Charge Ohio Man for Planning ISIS-Inspired Attack on Synagogue

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 10, 2018 at 7:00pm 12/10/2018 at 7:00pm
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Federal authorities arrested and charged an Ohio man for planning an ISIS-inspired attack on a synagogue. The man allegedly told undercover agents that the attack on a Pittsburgh synagogue inspired him to the same thing. The Department of Justice stated:

Damon M. Joseph, 21, of Holland, Ohio, was charged today in federal...

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Anti-Israel Vote Goes Down in Flames at Ohio State University

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:00am 12/7/2018 at 8:00am

The anti-Israel BDS movement just suffered another major blow.

The College Fix reports:

Anti-Israel divestment vote fails spectacularly at Ohio State

When students have to attach their names, the vote goes a little differently.

Ten months after approving a watered-down anti-Israel...

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Law of Self Defense: Ohio House Votes to Join Modern Era of Self-Defense Law

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 8:00pm 11/17/2018 at 8:00pm

This past Wednesday the Ohio House voted by a 64 to 26 margin to pass HB 228, which seeks to bring Ohio self-defense law into the modern era. It is believed by advocates of this legal advance that the Senate version of the bill will pass that chamber easily, and with...

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Believe All Women? Sen. Brown Lashes Out at ‘Unsubstantiated’ Sexual Assault Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:00pm 10/19/2018 at 3:00pm
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I wonder if the Democrats will react the same way they did when Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault.

It looks like the Democrats have the same situation on their hands because Rep. Jim Renacci (R-OH), the man running against incumbent Democrat Sen. Sherrod Brown, said...

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Sen. Sherrod Brown’s Ex-Wife Blasts Ad That Brings Up Old Domestic Abuse Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 1:00pm 9/19/2018 at 1:00pm
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The organization #MeTooOhio released an ad last week that targeted incumbent Ohio Democrat Sen. Sherrod Brown with decades-old allegations that he abused his then-wife Larke.

Larke Recchie has slammed the ad and described Republicans as “disgusting” for using her family to score political points.

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Ohio Special Election Tightens After a County Found Uncounted Votes

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 10:00am 8/9/2018 at 10:00am
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The race for Ohio’s 12th congressional district was too close to call after the polls closed on Tuesday and after Wednesday, it tightened a little more. From Cincinnati.com:

Election officials in Franklin County found 588 previously uncounted votes in a Columbus suburb. The result: O’Connor had a net gain of 190 votes,...

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Republican Balderson has the Lead in Ohio Special Election, But It’s Too Close to Call

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 11:00am 8/8/2018 at 11:00am
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Republican Troy Balderson has a 50.2% lead in Ohio’s 12th District special election over Democrat Danny O’Connor, who has 49.3% of the vote, to take over for Republican Rep. Pat Tiberi. The Republicans have held this seat for decades, but the Democrats saw an opportunity to give life to their supposed...

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Rep. Jim Jordan Refutes Accusations He Did Nothing About Alleged Sexual Abuse at Ohio State

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 11:00am 7/4/2018 at 11:00am
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It’s kind of weird this story is coming out now when Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan’s name has become prominent in talks of who should be the next Speaker of the House.

Jordan worked as an assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State University from 1987 to 1995. Now former wrestlers during that...

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Conservative majority scorches Sotomayor’s “scorching” dissent in Ohio voting rolls case

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 11, 2018 at 9:00pm 6/11/2018 at 9:00pm

Husted v. A. Philip Randolph Institute presented a fairly boring legal issue of statutory construction.

The legal issue was whether the process used by Ohio to clean up its voter rolls complied with federal statutes.

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Tuesday Primaries Ended With Strong GOP Candidates for November

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/9/2018 at 1:00pm

It looks like the GOP escaped another potential Roy Moore fiasco in West Virginia after the convict and former coal CEO Don Blankeship lost the GOP Senate primary.

With Blankenship’s loss and wins in other states, the GOP may be poised to gain a few seats in the Senate.

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