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Ohio Collective Bargaining

Obama Gets Boost In Battleground State From Failed GOP Effort

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

By Jeff Mason COLUMBUS, Ohio--As Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum fight to win Ohio's presidential primary on Tuesday, Republican hopes of victory...

Anti-Union Bill Playing Big Role In Ohio Races In 2012

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

Union workers in Ohio are hoping that resentment about a Republican law that would have stripped public employees of their collective bargaining right...

Ohio Dems Look To 2012 After Union Victory

AP | JOHN SEEWER and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 02.11.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Unionized teachers and retirees, local government officials, and veterans are among public workers running for office in an eff...

Sam Stein

Joe Biden, Hilda Solis Cheer Ohio Workers, Admonish Kasich

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has tread lightly with regards to getting involved in the collective bargaining battles being waged largely on ...

Ohio Tea Party Turns To New Anti-Union Measure

AP | ANN SANNER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Just two days after Ohio voters overwhelmingly rejected a state law curbing collective bargaining rights, a tea party coalition...

Amanda Terkel

Election Day Shenanigans In Ohio Issue 2 Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Union officials in Ohio are questioning whether proponents of an anti-labor ballot initiative are trying to trick opponents of the measu...

Battle In Ohio Reaches Its Peak

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A ballot battle in Ohio that pits the union rights of public workers against Republican efforts to shrink government and limit ...

Sarah Palin Sounds Off On Controversial Anti-Union Measure

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Ohio's Issue 2, a referendum on a controversial law curtailing collective bargaining rights for public employees, picked up the endorsement of former ...

Ohio Governor Fumbles Cleveland Browns Comeback Analogy

Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) fumbled the facts of Cleveland football history this week, when he tried -- and failed -- to make a sports analogy about her...

Fight Over Ohio Union Law Repeal Heats Up

Patch.com | Chris Mazzolini | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

Supporters and opponents of Issue 2 are waging full-scale war to win your vote....

How The Fight Over Ohio's Union Law Repeal Could Help Dems

AP | By ANN SANNER and SAM HANANEL | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A ballot battle over whether to keep Ohio's tough new restrictions on public employee unions could give labor supporters and Democra...

Mollie Reilly

MIke Huckabee Urges Voter Suppression In Ohio

HuffingtonPost.com | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee encouraged supporters of an anti-union ballot measure in Ohio to stop its opponents from voting, ...

John Celock

Ohioans To Vote On Collective Bargaining And Health Care

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

While Ohio’s upcoming referendum on the state’s controversial collective bargaining law has become the marquee issue on November’s statewide bal...

Amanda Terkel

Dirty Tricks In Ohio Ballot Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thirty television stations in the Ohio area have pulled an anti-union ad after news broke on Tuesday that the group behind it had co-opt...

Amanda Terkel

Ohio Collective Bargaining Supporter Co-Opted By Anti-Union Forces

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An Ohio woman who is such a strong opponent of an upcoming ballot initiative that she is willing to appear in ads opposing the measure h...

Sam Stein

Michelle Rhee Faces Firestorm For Role In Controversial Ohio Teachers Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.24.2011 | Education

WASHINGTON -- The nonprofit group set up by former Washington D.C. schools chancellor Michelle Rhee is facing criticism for hiring a lobbyist to work ...

Ohio Panel Approves Public Worker Union Bill

AP | ANN SANNER | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A panel of Ohio lawmakers made a bill to limit collective bargaining rights for 350,000 public workers even tougher for unions ...