2011 total tops previous two-year sessions
"We've seen more anti-women's choice bills introduced in the first half of this session than we've seen in the last three General Assemblies."
— PolitiFact Ohio
Only addressed statehouse offices
Dem-controlled Ohio House voted "to change the process, to create objective criteria, to modify the Constitution" ... to "take politics out of the efforts to draw legislative boundaries."
Hey, big spenders!
"Kasich’s budget increases state spending from $50.5 billion to $55.6 billion. This is the second largest, two-year spending increase in Ohio history."
Legislation says 10, but then takes four back
Says Republican-approved changes to "make it more difficult to participate in Ohio elections include reducing in-person early voting from 35 days to six."
Data quoted correctly, but the snapshot isn't from 2011
"Across the United States, 25 percent of voting age African Americans do not have the photo ID that this bill would require."
Proposed compensatory-time wouldn't apply to all workers
Says "legislation pending in the House would effectively limit or eliminate ‘time-and-a-half’ for people who work overtime."
Programs are real, but can Dems take all the credit?
"We (Democrats) have made steady progress creating jobs and improving our schools."
GOP the party of tax-cut and spend
"Never once did they (House Republicans) actually cut spending or reduce the state budget. Even when they cut taxes in 2005, they increased spending. They never paid for their tax cuts."
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