August 5th Clermont Tea Party Meeting: Law Enforcement and Crime Prevention

Police Officer BadgeThe purpose of law enforcement at all levels is to protect the individual rights of citizens. In 1850, French political philosopher Frederic Bastiat wrote,

“If every man has the right of defending, even by force, his person, his liberty, and his property, a number of men have the right to combine together to extend, to organize a common force to provide regularly for this defense.” The Law

Join us in Clermont on August 5th, 7p.m., at the Holiday Inn Eastgate, for a presentation on how various levels of law enforcement work together to help prevent and control crime.  Our featured guest speaker will be Clermont County Sheriff, Tim Rodenberg.

Also August 5th, meet some of the members of the youth liberty movement in Ohio, the Libertas Project.  Please help us spread the word about the meeting on social media using the share buttons below. Thanks!

Concerned Parents Take Note: Student Privacy Measures in Education MBR Need Review

Unknown-5In June, the state legislature passed and Governor Kasich signed into law HB 487, the mid-          biennium budget review for education.  We were told by the press and by our state legislators that the bill would address many issues Common Core opponents have raised, including privacy concerns over the collection and sharing of student data. A June 3rd Gongwer report outlined the ways in which HB 487 would protect student privacy: Prohibits […] Continue reading

BIG NEWS-Ohio Forges A New Path Towards Repeal!

No_Common_CoreToday, Speaker Pro Tempore, Matt Huffman outlined a path to prioritize legislation he has jointly sponsored with Representative Andy Thompson that will advance and expedite Ohio’s Common Core repeal effort. Representative Huffman described a course of action in the next few weeks that will include: Introduction of new repeal legislation that builds upon Sub HB237 and incorporates solutions to […] Continue reading

Hundreds Attend Statewide OLC Meeting – Pictures

OLC_Meeting_FBHundreds gathered near Columbus on Saturday, July 26th, for Ohio Liberty Coalition’s statewide meeting “Reload 4 Liberty 2014.” It was an action packed event featuring speakers on a wide array of topics. Kicking off the meeting, Ohio Liberty Coalition President, Glenn Newman said, “The Mission Statement of the Ohio Liberty Coalition is to unite, inform, and empower Ohio freedom-loving groups and citizens to affect policy in favor of liberty…Today you are going to hear from […]

Hundreds Attend Statewide OLC Meeting – Pictures

OLC_Meeting_FBHundreds gathered near Columbus on Saturday, July 26th, for Ohio Liberty Coalition’s statewide meeting “Reload 4 Liberty 2014.” It was an action packed event featuring speakers on a wide array of topics. Kicking off the meeting, Ohio Liberty Coalition President, Glenn Newman said, “The Mission Statement of the Ohio Liberty Coalition is to unite, inform, and empower Ohio freedom-loving groups and citizens to affect policy in favor of liberty…Today you are going to hear from […] Continue reading

Phil Gramm Advocates for Tried and True Policy of Health-Care Freedom

Unknown-5Ohio Project volunteers will enjoy reading Phil Gramm’s July 24th editorial in the Wall Street Journal.  Mr. Gramm offers Republicans a strategy for defeating Obamacare, one that Ohioans know is popular with a wide sector of the population – allowing people to choose (or not to choose) their own health-care coverage.  Gramm writes, “…there is one unifying principle that Republicans can and should rally around now:  the right of American families to choose their own […] Continue reading

Different Plan for Union Terminal – Citizens Oversight Board Committee Conclusions

For the past three weeks, a small group of citizens called the Citizens Oversight Board, have gone up against some of the most power people in Cincinnati to ask one simple question, “What would be a Fair Share approach to … Continue reading

Appeals Court Ruling Exposes the Lie of the Affordable Care Act

images-14Liberty-minded folks should take heart that the fight against Obamacare and for health care freedom is far from over.  Two conflicting appeals court rulings were handed down today which show that the Affordable Care Act is not settled law by any stretch of the imagination. In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit ruled that the tax subsidies which make the insurance premiums on the Obamacare exchanges affordable to average […] Continue reading

Union Terminal and Music Hall Sales Tax Increase Public Hearning

Wednesday, July 23rd beginning at 6:30pm Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246 At a public hearing on Wednesday you will have a chance to give your two cents on the proposed Hamilton County sales tax increase. Citizens … Continue reading

Frederick Douglass Assembly for Truth, Justice, and Equality

freddouglassPlease join The Frederick Douglas Foundation on August 28th at the Frederick Douglass Assembly for Truth, Justice, and Equality The Word Mega Plex Auditorium 18909 South Miles Road Warrensville Heights 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.   Food, Music, Entertainment, and Enlightenment Doors Open at 5:30 pm The Frederick Douglass Foundation, along with several local grass roots organizations in the Cleveland area, is sponsoring the Frederick Douglass Assembly for Truth, Justice, and Equality as a celebration of the life and wisdom […] Continue reading