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stated on October 20, 2018 in an ad
"During the Strickland-Cordray era, taxes were raised by $800 million and Ohio lost 400,000 jobs."
stated on October 12, 2018 in a speech
"All across Ohio, steel mills are reopening."
stated on September 25, 2018 in an ad
Says "Mike DeWine wanted to allow insurance companies to refuse to pay for pre-existing conditions."
stated on September 12, 2018 in an ad
Says Richard Cordray’s "plan would allow drug dealers to remain on our streets."
stated on September 6, 2018 in a news story
Says Ohio congressional candidate Danny O’Connor has raised "90 percent of his campaign funds from liberal out of staters."
stated on September 6, 2018 in a campaign ad
Says Aftab Pureval is "lying" about his office’s "$400,000 projected deficit."
stated on August 28, 2018 in a campaign ad
Says Steve Chabot "voted to strip insurance protections for pre-existing conditions."
stated on September 5, 2018 in an ad
Says Mike DeWine took $40,000 from ECOT and "did nothing while the online for-profit school lied about enrollment and took millions meant for our kids."
stated on August 22, 2018 in a TV ad
"While Richard Cordray was Attorney General, 12,000 rape kits like Allyssa's were left untested. Cordray's failure left serial rapists free to strike again. Then Mike DeWine became Attorney General. He tested all 12,000 rape kits. Now hundreds of rapists are behind bars."
stated on August 8, 2018 in an article
"Red Alert: Major Signs of Voter Fraud Uncovered In Ohio."
stated on August 13, 2018 in a tweet
Says Ohio Gov. John Kasich is "very unpopular."
Republican Governors Association
stated on July 18, 2018 in a TV ad
Says Richard Cordray "secretly collected hundreds of millions of credit card accounts and mortgages. Worse, Cordray failed to protect our information. It was hacked over 200 times."
stated on August 7, 2018 in a blog post
"LeBron’s ‘I Promise School’ To Cost Taxpayers Millions Of Dollars Every Year"
stated on July 25, 2018 in a Facebook ad
"Education Secretary Betsy DeVos owes Ohio $5.3 million for campaign finance violations and Mike DeWine's office refuses to collect the fine."
stated on July 10, 2018 in a press conference
Says Sherrod Brown "votes 97 percent with Chuck Schumer, almost 95 plus percent with Elizabeth Warren."
stated on July 9, 2018 in a web video
"Richard Cordray wants to raise your taxes by reversing President Trump's tax reform."
stated on July 11, 2018 in a news conference
On maintaining Medicaid expansion in Ohio as part of the Affordable Care Act
For Our Future PAC
stated on July 2, 2018 in a website
"Repealing the Affordable Care Act — and with it, Ohio’s Medicaid expansion — could cost Ohio more than 81,000 jobs, jeopardize nearly 1 million Ohioans’ health care coverage, and leave more than 220,000 Ohioans with mental illness or substance use disorders without insurance."
Ohio Republican Party
stated on June 12, 2018 in a tweet
Says Sherrod Brown in 1978 "voted for stricter removal standards (for voter registration) and then enforced them as Secretary of State."
stated on June 12, 2018 in a blog post
"Burka clad woman runs over baby, gets away with crime for one stunning reason ..."
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By Stephen Koff • October 8, 2018
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By Bill Adair • November 20, 2012
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By Bill Adair • November 8, 2012
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By Louis Jacobson • September 12, 2012
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Checking Romney's claim on 'you didn't build that'
By Robert Higgs • July 31, 2012
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By Tom Feran • July 29, 2012
Debunking claims about a new home sales tax
By Robert Higgs • July 26, 2012
Rating Romney's claim on Finnish auto stimulus
By Robert Higgs • July 23, 2012
Blazing the way on health care reform claims
By Tom Feran • June 28, 2012
Americans for Prosperity's traffic light claim
By Becky Bowers • May 9, 2012
Americans for Prosperity cites stimulus for Finland
By Becky Bowers • May 3, 2012
Checking the claims from Americans for Prosperity
By Becky Bowers • May 2, 2012