Cancer > Heroin
Ohio is "probably top five in the country, sadly, in terms of heroin overdoses. It’s now exceeded car accidents as the No. 1 cause of death in Ohio."
It's a trade-off
Trade deals are negotiated in "secret" and, unlike corporate interests, politicians never invite "the leaders of the AFL-CIO or steelworkers or the mine workers to come in and sit down in these meetings."
Let's go to the tape
Says Ted Strickland admits his record on jobs and taxes is "mixed and spotty."
"Grrr!" goes the minimum wage
Says $15-an-hour proposal in Cleveland is "the most aggressive minimum wage increase in the country."
Winning the unpopularity contest
"After my first year as governor, I was one of the most unpopular governors, maybe the most unpopular governor in the country. ... It changed."
Get the lead out
Says Sherwin-Williams is "making lead paint and poisoning people around the world."
Security ain't cheap
Says Republican presidential candidate and Gov. John Kasich has spent 177 days out of state and used $350,000 in taxpayer money on his "costly campaign."
So THAT happened...
Says a company that got tax breaks from the state later "laid off 100 Ohioans, even as its CEO cut a half-million-dollar check to Kasich’s super PAC."
Soros' friends not friends of Dems this cycle
"Millionaires working side by side with George Soros are bankrolling (John Kasich’s) super PAC."
Let's dump casual use of 'dumping'
"It was (Rob Portman’s) job to stop China’s illegal dumping of steel. He failed, looked the other way, did nothing."
That's one estimate -- a high one
"The Trans-Pacific trade deal could cost America 448,000 more jobs."
Woof! Truman didn't say that
"You know what Truman said, ‘You want a friend in Washington, buy a dog.’ "
Hecho en Mexico
"We understand that this heroin is primarily coming from Mexico, over the border."
That pesky Sunflower State!
"As governor, Kasich delivered the largest tax cut in the nation."
Handy with a wrecking ball
Says he "tore down hundreds of abandoned homes that served as havens for crime and reduce(d) the value of our neighborhoods."
Not all closings closely tied to Kasich
"In Ohio, more than half the providers of safe and legal abortion have had to shut down" since Gov. John Kasich took office in 2011.
444 indictments, to be exact
"We are almost halfway to our goal of 1,000 rapes prosecuted!"
Raised some taxes but cut others more
"Kasich’s budget raised taxes by billions, hitting businesses hard and the middle class even harder."
15 states have AAA
Ohio’s credit rating is "as high as you can get, AA+."
Deal not wholly to blame for lost jobs
"With 320,000 net Ohio manufacturing jobs lost, (Sen. Rob) Portman calls NAFTA a ‘proven success’."
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