February 8, 2017

WCPO Cincinnati February 7, 2017 CINCINNATI — A bill to ban sanctuary cities is “extreme” and unconstitutional, the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio said Tuesday. Mike Brickner, senior policy director at the ACLU of Ohio, also said the proposal would make Ohio less safe “by pitting law enforcement against …

January 3, 2017

Daily Kos Laura Clawson January 2, 2017 Ohio was just the latest example. In its end-of-year rush, the state’s Republican legislature passed and Gov. John Kasich signed a bill blocking cities from raising the minimum wage locally. But such “pre-emption” laws are increasingly common. Backed by ALEC, these laws make a mockery …