Tea Party Tea Party Activist Disputes Election Of Incoming Ohio House Speaker By Jim Letizia • Nov 14, 2014 cincinnatiteaparty.org Tea Party activists are disputing the secret vote that made Cliff Rosenberger the next Speaker of the Ohio House. Third Parties Noticing FitzGerald's Problems By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Aug 26, 2014 The campaign troubles of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald have gotten the attention of undecided voters and third party officials and supporters. Tea Party, Dems Try To Bring Anti-Kasich Sentiment To Campaign Stop By Ohio Public Radio • Aug 20, 2014 Democrats have always hoped for a strong anti-incumbent sentiment in this year's gubernatorial election. There was a little of that at a very small campaign stop for Republican Governor John Kasich yesterday near Dayton. One Tea Party Candidate Withdraws From Primary, Another Gets Fired By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Apr 29, 2014 Cedarville University has fired one of the May 6th primary challengers to incumbent Republican U.S. House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio. Kasich Shares Similiar Concerns With Tea Party By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio & Associated Press • Feb 7, 2014 The day after he filed his paperwork to officially run for re-election, Governor John Kasich spoke to a group of newspaper professionals in Columbus yesterday. Tea Party Official Charges Conservative Blog An Attack Dog For GOP By Ohio Public Radio & Andy Chow • Jan 14, 2014 A top Tea Party leader has some harsh words for a conservative blog after it reported about a possible challenge to Governor John Kasich in the Republican primary. Tea Party Pol's Flirtation With Governor's Race Highlights Questions About Party's Strength By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 6, 2014 Ohio Tea Party activist Ted Stevenot says he will not challenge Republican Governor John Kasich in the GOP primary. Tea Party Official To Challenge Governor Kasich By Jim Letizia & Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Jan 3, 2014 An Ohio tea party leader plans to challenge Governor John Kasich in the Republican primary. Boehner, Tea Party Groups Spar Over Federal Budget By Jim Letizia • Dec 12, 2013 Tea Party groups in southwest Ohio will hold a forum tonight to announce the four people seeking to challenge Republican U.S. House Speaker John Boehner in next year's primary election. Major Parties Spin Tuesday's Election Results By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Nov 7, 2013 The two major political parties have different takes on the results of Tuesday's elections. Groups Lining Up To Oppose Bill Limiting Ballot Access By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Oct 8, 2013 The American Civil Liberties Union says it is joining third parties in Ohio in opposing a bill that sets new hurdles to ballot access. State Lawmakers Hold Hearings On IRS Scandal By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jul 12, 2013 The Ohio House Policy and Legislative Oversight committee wants to hear from people who believe they were targeted by the Internal Revenue Service because of their political beliefs. Groups Support, Oppose Medicaid Expansion Plan By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Jul 5, 2013 Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich vetoed portions of the state budget that prohibited Medicaid expansion. IRS Agents Say Washington Targeted Conservative Groups By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 7, 2013 Two Internal Revenue Service agents working in the Cincinnati office say higher-ups in Washington directed the targeting of conservative political groups when they applied for tax-exempt status. Ohio Tea Party Members Going To D.C. By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 16, 2013 Some Ohio conservative activists who say they were targeted by the Internal Revenue Service when they applied for tax-exempt status are heading to Washington as federal investigations widen. Conservative Rift Continues By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • May 7, 2013 The rift among conservatives over the Ohio GOP's stance on major issues and its support of Governor John Kasich continues. Medicaid Divides Kasich, Tea Party By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Feb 22, 2013 Ohio's John Kasich is one of the nation's most conservative governors. SUPCO Asked To Rule In Westerville Schools Ballot Dispute By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 7, 2012 A taxpayer group is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to allow its proposed repeal of the Westerville School district's 2009 levy to appear on the November ballot.