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Ohio House lawmakers raise doubts about Senate’s DATA Act

BY: - June 16, 2023

An election data overhaul named the DATA Act continued its march through the Ohio House this week. But misgivings about how the measure would operate seem to be resonating with representatives. The DATA Act’s stated goal is to establish consistency in the content and cadence of information county boards share. But board officials argue some provisions […]

‘DATA Act’ would create consistency in Ohio voting records, supporters say

BY: - March 16, 2023

Officials from the Ohio Secretary of State’s Office put their weight behind Senate Bill 71 this week. The DATA Act would create uniform definitions for various voter data and codify specific record-keeping standards. Democrats worry about the influence of a Donald Trump-aligned think tank. Mandi Grandjean spoke on behalf of Secretary Frank LaRose; she serves […]

What Ohioans had to say at the America First Policy Summit

BY: - July 27, 2022

The America First Policy Institute held a two-day forum in Washington, D.C. capped off with an appearance from former President Donald Trump — his first visit to the nation’s capital since leaving office. “Our country is being dealt one historic humiliation after another on the world stage,” Trump said. “At home our most basic rights […]