Ohio Democratic Party 2015 Grassroots Survey

Ohio Democratic Party 2015 Grassroots Survey

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Last month, the Ohio Democratic Party elected new leadership, and on January 1, we hit the ground running.  We are fully committed to making the conversation, debates and decisions at every level of politics matter far more to the lives of Ohio families; to making politics more about addressing the issues, challenges, and opportunities you care about; and to solving the problems that hold back our families, communities and state.

And the first step to doing all this well is listening.

This week, we’re …

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Pepper Named Head of the Ohio Democratic Party

Pepper Named Head of the Ohio Democratic Party

By MARC KOVAC Dix Capital Bureau Published: December 17, 2014 4:00AM

COLUMBUS — A former Hamilton County commissioner and two-time candidate for statewide office has been named as the next head of the Ohio Democratic Party.

David Pepper, who lost his bid to unseat Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine last month, was approved by the party’s 148-member executive committee Tuesday night in Columbus. His selection was OK’d by a voice vote; no “nays” were heard from the floor.

Pepper also served as a Cincinnati city councilman and ran …

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“A Little Romance” Wine Tasting Dinner February 15

“A Little Romance” Wine Tasting Dinner February 15

Remember September 2012’s Century Club Wine Tasting Dinner? We vaguely recall some details.

We know we had such a great time, we decided to repeat what we can remember of it. It was so good, that each couple there swore voluntarily and happily to bring another couple along to the next one.

The next one is Valentine’s Day plus one day, 7 pm Saturday February 15th, 2014. We’re calling it “A Little Romance” Wine Tasting Dinner. And instead of $100 per person, we’re running a recession election …

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President’s Cookbook: Lupe Williams rallies for Ohio Democratic Women’s Caucus

By LYDIA GEHRING Living Editor
Published: December 11, 2013 4:00AM

WOOSTER — The point of the Ohio Democratic Women’s Caucus is to represent the entire state, but Wooster is well depicted because of the many dedicated ladies involved with the organization from Wayne County.

“The Ohio Democratic Women’s Caucus, a grass roots organization, works in full partnership with the Ohio Democratic Party,” said Lupe Williams of Wooster, a member of the ODWC. “The mission of the ODWC is to motivate, educate, empower and energize Democratic women by recruiting …

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Sherrod Brown Meets with Wayne County Activists December 5

Sherrod Brown Meets with Wayne County Activists December 5

Sherrod Brown meets with Wayne County activists at El Rancho Grande and talks about the farm bill and the new healthcare law implementation.

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Brown stops at Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center to promote new Farm Bill

Brown stops at Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center to promote new Farm Bill

By BOBBY WARREN Staff WriterPublished: December 5, 2013 4:00AM

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown visited the oardc on Wednesday to discuss the Farm Bill. Photoby Dan Starcher

WOOSTER — Senator Sherrod Brown is touring the state to build up support for passage of the latest Farm Bill, and his travels brought him to the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Wednesday.

There is a lot of support among the farming community for the bill, Brown said. The Farm Bureau and Farmers Union don’t always see eye-to-eye on things, …

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Organized Labor Recognition Dinner

Organized Labor Recognition Dinner

What Did Liberals do That Was so Offensive to the Republican Party?

What Did Liberals do That Was so Offensive to the Republican Party?

Obituary for Governor John J. Gilligan

John Joyce (“Jack”) Gilligan, died on August 26, 2013, at his home in Cincinnati, surrounded by his wife and family. He was 92 years old. After graduating from St. Xavier High School and University of Notre Dame, in WWII he was awarded a Silver Star for gallantry in action having served in both the Pacific and Atlantic theaters for the U.S. Navy. He spent much of the rest of his life promoting peace, as a Democratic anti-war candidate for the U.S. Senate in 1968, as …

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Come and visit us @ the 164th Wayne County Fair!

It is time for the 164th Wayne County fair. The fair this year will begin on Saturday the 7th of September and runs thru Thursday the 12th of September. The fair is open from 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM each day. Attached is a WC Fair 2013 Flyer with the events and a map of the fairgrounds. http://waynecountyfairohio.com/

As you know we have a permanent presence under the grandstand and need volunteers to serve in our multimedia booth. Our booth is operational from 10:00 AM to …

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