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7 years later! IRS finally approves tea-party group’s tax status

From World News Daily.. The American Center for Law and Justice on Tuesday declared victory over the Internal Revenue Service – at least for one of its clients – after a Washington state group with “tea party” in its name was approved by the federal agency to receive tax-exempt status as a lobbying organization. It took seven years. The group approved, Tri-Cities Tea Party, had requested permission in 2010 to operate as a 501(c)(4) organization. […]

Dinner with Rev C.L. Bryant – Defending the Constitution against enemies

The  NW Ohio Conservative Coalition is proud to present: A dinner with Rev. C.L. Bryant, Senior Fellow at FreedomWorks Tuesday May 2, 2017 6:30pm Holiday Inn French Quarter 10630 Fremont Pike Perrysburg, OH 43551 Frequent Guest: Fox News. The Blaze. CNN. MSNBC. Syndicated Radio. Columnist and Author. Former two-term President of NAACP Garland, Texas. On June 4, 2014, C.L. became Host of soon syndicated radio program THE CL BRYANT SHOW. Content of Character College Tour […]

Being PolicyFluid in Amherst Schools

2000px-A_TransGender-Symbol_Plain3.svg_Amherst Schools are walking a fine line by promoting the transgender agenda with regard to bathroom rights, while at the same time never voting on an actual policy change to codify those rights. This issue became front and center when President Obama and the Department of Education posted a “Dear Colleague” letter informing schools that students must be allowed to self-report their gender. It claims that if a school does not treat the student by […]

Ohio Cities’ Pre-Sale Home Inspections Unconstitutional

1851CenterLegal Center moves to protect Ohioans’ property rights from unlawful searches and fees statewide Columbus, OH – The 1851 Center for Constitutional Law today moved in federal court to immediately enjoin Ohio cities, and the Cities of Bedford and Oakwood in particular, from enforcing “point of sale” and “presale” programs that require citizens to endure and pass arbitrary and warrantless government inspections before they can sell their homes to even the most informed and willing […]

CVA – Defend Freedom Tour making two stops in Ohio

dft_logo_2016The Concerned Veterans for America’s Defend Freedom Tour will be making two stops in Ohio next week. The nationwide tour brings together veterans, military family members, and patriotic Americans to make it loud and clear that our country is still worth fighting for! We all know that 2016 will be the year that we #DefendFreedom and take back the America we know and love — and the Defend Freedom Tour is the place to make […]

Court: Ohioans Have Right to Criticize the Performance of Public Officials

DuctTape_5318668_sMaple Heights Mayor sued to silence local bloggers for “defamation” and “emotional distress,” and violated their right to free speech in doing so Columbus, OH – An Ohio Court late Friday dismissed the case of a Cleveland-area Mayor who sued a local family for “an amount in excess of $25,000” after they questioned his job performance on their blog. The 1851 Center for Constitutional Law’s victory on behalf of Bill and Lynde Brownlee, husband and […]

Republican Liberty Caucus of Ohio launches Ohio Legislature Scorecard

RLC_2_300We’ve all seen Legislature scorecards at the federal level, i.e. Freedom Works, and Heritage do an excellent job of digging into federal legislation and ranking the Federal congressional members on how they voted. What has been missing is this same tool, but at the Ohio State Legislature level,  UNTIL NOW.   WOW I had an opportunity to attend the launch event in Medina, OH yesterday where the Republican Liberty Caucus of Ohio’s (RLC  Ohio)  Chairman Bill […]

Project 21 on the Resignation of UofM President Tim Wolfe

Project21_Release_2Washington, D.C. – Project 21‘s Stacy Washington and Horace Cooper have issued statements addressing the resignation of University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe today in light of student and faculty protests over racial issues on the campus. Said Stacy Washington, a Project 21 member and talk show host on 97.1 FM News Talk KFTK in St. Louis, Missouri: The purveyors of Political Correctness have won again. It’s a shallow victory for so-called “striking” college football […]

A Thank You Note

OLC_Sep19_logo-320x202I would like to thank all of those involved in the Ohio Liberty Coalition statewide meeting on Saturday for an absolutely wonderful and educational event. I received the following very gracious email, and the message I could not have said better. “I wanted to take a minute to thank you all for your hard work in putting on the OLC State Meeting in Marysville, Ohio Saturday. I, and the rest of those in attendance, greatly […]

Republican Liberty Caucus Announces Formation of Ohio Charter

Ohio_RLCThe Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) is pleased to announce the approval of the Republican Liberty Caucus of Ohio’s (RLCOH) charter application, making it the 41st official state affiliate of the RLC. “The Republican Liberty Caucus is an important grassroots organization that advocates for liberty at all levels of government,” said Congressman Thomas Massie (R- KY). “Before I ran for Congress, I was honored to receive their endorsement in my local race for County Judge Executive. […]