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The Art of a Banking Compromise

On fixing Dodd-Frank, the House shouldn’t be a potted plant.The Wall Street Journal - The Editorial Board  Read More


Local man sends photo to President Trump and gets response

Lancaster Eagle Gazette - Jeff Barron, Reporter  LANCASTER - It's not every day someone receives a letter and photo from the President of the United States. But city resident and Air Force veteran John Thomas recently did. Read More


Mike DeWine touts conservative credentials in speech to Lake County GOP

By Andrew J. Tobias, cleveland.com EASTLAKE, Ohio -- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine emphasized his conservative credentials and his support for President Donald Trump in a Monday night speech in Lake County.  Read More


313,000 jobs added in February in strong jobs reports

Dayton Daily News By Jamie Dupree The U.S. economy showed more signs of strength last month, as a new federal report showed 313,000 jobs were added in the month of February, the largest monthly increase during the Trump Administration, and the best month of job growth since July of 2016, as the nation’s unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent. Read More


Cleveland and Ohio are already benefiting from the tax cuts: VP Mike Pence

By Vice President Mike Pence CLEVELAND -- Just over two months ago, with the strong support of Ohio's Republicans in Congress, President Donald Trump signed into law the largest tax cuts and tax reform in American history. When I visit Cleveland today, I'll see firsthand that our tax cuts are working - and they're making a remarkable difference in the Buckeye State. Read More


1 big thing ... Exclusive polls: Big warning signs for Senate Dems

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Walmart associates in Ohio to receive millions of dollars in bonuses today

“These dollars will not go to employees and not go towards investing in more jobs.” - Sherrod Brown Fox 8 Cleveland and Associated Press Read More


Another Ohio Company Says Bonuses, Higher Pay Because of Tax Cuts

By DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio-based payments-processing giant said Friday it's giving bonuses, upping pay and improving benefits while crediting the GOP tax cuts. Read More


America's jobs market just did something it hadn't done since 1969

Business Insider Akin Oyedele, March 1, 2018 Initial jobless claims— first-time filings for unemployment benefits — fell to a 48-year low of 210,000 last week. Claims offer the most real-time look into the labor market, since many people file for benefits soon after they lose their jobs. The data shows that the jobs market remains tight, especially for highly skilled workers. Read More


Crumbs? Bonuses tied to Trump tax cuts said to boost U.S. incomes by $30 billion

MarketWatch By Jeffrey Bartash, March 1, 2018 Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said ordinary Americans would only get “crumbs” from the Trump cuts. The federal agency that does the math says those crumbs amounted to as much as $30 billion in January.   Read More