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Ohio's 12th District Race Narrows as More Votes Are Found  Ohio's 12th District Race Narrows as More Votes Are Found 

Every vote really does count in the Ohio special election between Democrat Danny O’Connor and Republican Troy Balderson, which has yet to be called since yesterday’s election. While the country waits for the absentee and provisional ballots to be added to the total, O’Connor just snagged a few extra votes, narrowing…

The GOP's Likely Win in Super-Close Ohio Election Is Still Very Bad News for Them The GOP's Likely Win in Super-Close Ohio Election Is Still Very Bad News for Them

Democrats were hopeful that candidate Danny O’Connor could win the special election in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District on Tuesday night, where he ran against Trump-endorsed Republican Troy Balderson. The seat opened up when Republican incumbent Rep. Pat Tiberi resigned to join the private sector. Winning it would…

Ohio Republican Wisely Insults a Large Chunk of His District Right Before Very Close Election Ohio Republican Wisely Insults a Large Chunk of His District Right Before Very Close Election

Ohio state Senator Troy Balderson is running as the Republican in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District special election today. At most points over the past hundred years, this would mean that he was virtually entitled to the seat. But it’s hard to be the Republican candidate in special elections these days—Balderson is…

These Trump Fans Might Want to
Reevaluate Their Wardrobe These Trump Fans Might Want to Reevaluate Their Wardrobe

It’s been one of the many lingering questions as of late: How far are Trump supporters willing to go to stick it to the libs?

Trump Embraces Accused Sexual Assault
Enabler Jim Jordan in Ohio Trump Embraces Accused Sexual Assault Enabler Jim Jordan in Ohio

At a Republican campaign rally in Ohio on Saturday, accused sexual predator Donald Trump hugged and lavished praise on Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan, who is accused of ignoring the sexual assault of dozens of athletes by a former physician at Ohio State University, when Jordan was an assistant wrestling coach in the…

Trump Fully and Totally Endorses Republican Congressman Who's Not Even on the Ballot Trump Fully and Totally Endorses Republican Congressman Who's Not Even on the Ballot

President Trump tweeted his wholehearted support for Congressman Steve Stivers of Ohio in the special U.S. House election next Tuesday, praising Stivers for being “tough on crime & borders” and “big on 2nd Amendment” in an almost word-for-word copy of his previous Twitter endorsements.

Stormy Daniels Arrest in Columbus Was Seemingly a Planned Hit Job Stormy Daniels Arrest in Columbus Was Seemingly a Planned Hit Job

Earlier this month, adult film star Stormy Daniels was arrested while performing at a strip club in Columbus, Ohio. She was accused of touching patrons while performing, which is illegal under Ohio law. The next day, the charges were dropped.

Stormy Daniels Arrested While Performing at An Ohio Strip Club, Raising a Bunch of Eyebrows Stormy Daniels Arrested While Performing at An Ohio Strip Club, Raising a Bunch of Eyebrows

Adult film star Stormy Daniels, who’s currently on a national tour in the wake of her legal battle with President Trump, was arrested by undercover police officers on Wednesday night while performing at a strip club in Ohio.

Ohio Greets Mike Pence with Giant LGBTQ
Dance Party and Protests Ohio Greets Mike Pence with Giant LGBTQ Dance Party and Protests

A lot of people went to great lengths Friday to let Vice President Mike Pence know he’s far from beloved in Columbus, OH.

DOJ Compares Undocumented Immigrants Caught in Ohio Raid to Bank Robbers DOJ Compares Undocumented Immigrants Caught in Ohio Raid to Bank Robbers

A Department of Justice spokesperson compared undocumented immigrants arrested during an immigration raid at a gardening business this week to actual bank robbers.

Undercover ICE Officer Reportedly Lured Workers at Ohio Garden Store with Donuts Before Massive Raid  Undercover ICE Officer Reportedly Lured Workers at Ohio Garden Store with Donuts Before Massive Raid 

A plainclothes federal officer walked into an Ohio gardening store early Tuesday and allegedly lured workers to gather themselves by offering free donuts. Splinter has obtained a video recording of a 17-year-old worker describing the incident. She said a man carrying three boxes of donuts entered the store and claimed…

The Awful Spectacle of 200 Immigration Officers Raiding a Couple of Garden Stores The Awful Spectacle of 200 Immigration Officers Raiding a Couple of Garden Stores

U.S. immigration officials on Tuesday sent about 200 law enforcement agents to raid two flower and gardening stores near Sandusky, Ohio.

The Left Needs Some Money The Left Needs Some Money

Tuesday night saw primary elections in four different states. The biggest surprise was in how few surprises there were; for one night at least, the establishment wings of both parties got what they wanted.

A School Shooting Victim in Ohio Got Detention For Protesting School Shootings A School Shooting Victim in Ohio Got Detention For Protesting School Shootings

In February 2016, fourteen-year old Austin Hancock opened fire at Madison High School in Butler County, Ohio and wounded two students. A little over two years later, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports, 43 students at Madison High School have been given detention after their decision to participate in the March 14th…

...And Tiffany! ...And Tiffany!

Donald Trump stood in front of construction machines and gave a talk about infrastructure in Ohio on Thursday. The speech contained many rambling asides: about banning bump stocks (he hasn’t yet); about being against the Iraq War from the beginning (he wasn’t); about the “sadists” working at the VA before he got there…

ACLU Files Suit Challenging Ohio's Down Syndrome Abortion Law ACLU Files Suit Challenging Ohio's Down Syndrome Abortion Law

The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio filed a lawsuit Thursday against a number of county prosecutors and state medical directors, attempting to stave off the implementation of an Ohio bill that bans abortions sought because the child has Down Syndrome. The bill, signed by Governor John Kasich, is scheduled to…

Ohio House Approves Bipartisan Anti-Gerrymandering Ballot Initiative Ohio House Approves Bipartisan Anti-Gerrymandering Ballot Initiative

The Ohio House voted Tuesday to present voters with a ballot initiative in May that would amend the state constitution to try and prevent partisan gerrymandering.

Trump: People Who Don't Clap for Me Are Traitors to America Trump: People Who Don't Clap for Me Are Traitors to America

During a speech in Blue Ash, OH, on Monday, President Donald Trump—a man who once described neo-Nazis as “some very fine people”—said that the Democrats who didn’t stand and applaud for him during his first State of the Union were traitors.

The GOP Wants to Curse Us With Senator J.D. Vance The GOP Wants to Curse Us With Senator J.D. Vance

J.D. Vance—whose book Hillbilly Elegy was lauded as the best Trump Voter Explainer™ by liberals and conservatives alike during the 2016 election, is reportedly being urged by Mitch McConnell to jump into the Ohio Senate race.

ICE to Deport Sole Provider of a Paraplegic 6–Year–Old,
Report Says ICE to Deport Sole Provider of a Paraplegic 6–Year–Old, Report Says

Following the publication of a profile of 6–year–old Ricky Solis, who will require around–the–clock medical care for the rest of his life after a car crash left him paraplegic, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials announced they will deport the boy’s sole financial provider and one of only two trained…

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