Gov. Strickland to respond to Chester Finn’s depression over Ohio

From NBC4i: An editorial in the Wall Street Journal Weekend Special Edition [written by Dayton resident and president of the pro-charter school Thomas B. Fordham Institute, Chester E. Finn, Jr.] painted a grim picture of Ohio’s economy. … The article started, “Once known as the Mother of Presidents, Ohio is now getting poorer, older and…

Anti-Obama blogs targeted in Blogspot account shutdowns

I’ve been privy to a lot of discussion related to strategizing in regard to Hillary Clinton supporters who just can’t pull the lever for Obama, Hillary Clinton supporters who say that they will pull the lever for GOP candidate John McCain, stay home or write in Clinton, and people claiming or posing as Hillary Clinton…

Preview of Obama speech on Patriotism in Missouri

From the Chicago Tribune: The message will be that love of country is not defined only by such traditional measures as serving in the military or tracing one’s ancestors to the Mayflower. Patriotism, he and his supporters will say, can be reflected in living the American dream, which in Obama’s case means rising as the…