The Clermont County Democratic Party
& Where you can sign the
|Saturday, December 7||1 to 3 pm||CCDP HQ||174 East Main St., Batavia OH 45103|
|Sunday, December 8||1 to 3 pm||CCDP HQ||174 East Main St., Batavia OH 45103|
|Friday, December 13||6 to 9 pm||CCDP
& Twin Spires Dr.|
Batavia OH 45103
With hopes for a grand budget deal long gone, the bickering continues
With hopes of a “grand bargain” long gone, congressional negotiators now are seeking a more modest deal before year-end to ease the automatic spending cuts that are squeezing both the Pentagon and domestic federal programs. But the going is getting rougher. House Democratic leader...
Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013: Anti-Apartheid Icon, 'Now at Rest'
(Getty Images)Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president who helped lead the country's revolution out of the brutal apartheid system, died Thursday at his home at the age of 95. "He is now resting," said South African President Jacob Zuma. "He is now at...
Kearney: Unpaid taxes won't force me out of the race
Despite owing nearly three-quarters of a million dollars in unpaid state and federal taxes, State Sen. Eric Kearney made it clear Wednesday morning that he has no intention of stepping down as the Democratic candidate for Ohio lieutenant governor.“I’m in it to stay,’’ the North Avondale...
Will $2.7 Million in Campaign Contributions Mean Higher Electric Bills for Consumers?
For Immediate Release: December 3, 2013 Contact: Dale Butland, 614-783-5833 Will $2.7 Million in Campaign Contributions Mean Higher Electric Bills for Consumers? Columbus — Innovation Ohio, a progressive think tank headquartered in Columbus, released a study today showing that Ohio’s...
Nelson Mandela's Epitaph, in His Own Words
"My Lord, I am the First Accused." Those were Nelson Mandela's opening words as he stood in the dock in the Palace of Justice in Pretoria, South Africa, on the morning of April 20, 1964—nearly half a century before his death December 5 at the age of 95. Mandela and eight other defendants...
A send-off to remember for Congress
Before members of Congress made their way back to Washington after the August recess, OFA supporters made sure they had a send-off to remember. Volunteers brought Action August to a close by reminding their representatives to stand with the American Dream and their constituents in support of...
The Lighter Side: Priebus: Benghazi, Here We Come, Wherever You Are
Reince Priebus, the Republican National chairman, is always quaintly informative about his party’s workaday world. His latest comment to a conservative radio host told us that Republicans have “begun focusing in” on Hillary Clinton as the likely Democratic presidential nominee...