Capital Blog

Pay to Play?

State Reps. Ronald Gerberry (D-Austintown) and Nicholas J. Celebrezze (D-Parma) call for limits on contributions from law firms that received special contracts with the attorney general’s office, after questions about the appearance of “pay to play” in the latter.

Pelosi and House Dems at the Statehouse

Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, the minority leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, and other House Democrats answer reporters questions following a rally at the Ohio Statehouse. Speakers included Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Ohio Congresswoman Joyce Beatty and Maryland Congresswoman Donna Edwards. Here’s Pelosi’s speech at the event: Pelosi tells reporters she has confidence in President…

Voter Photo ID

Press conference at the Ohio Statehouse by proponents of requiring voters to show photo IDs in order to cast ballots. Speakers include Chris Long from the Ohio Christian Alliance, Republican state Rep. John Becker and Tom Zawistowski, head of the Portage County Tea Party.