Transparency USA | 04/14/2021

In Ohio, voters have big decisions to make every four years when they elect their state’s new leaders. But how well do you know your elected officials? Could you name the major ones?  Today, we’re helping you better know your prominent state’s leaders, including an overview of who has donated to their campaigns. Governor Mike …

Transparency USA | 04/09/2021

When it comes to the money in Ohio politics, these are the names that you are viewing the most so far this year. See the top five entities in each category (Candidates, Donors, PACs, and Payees) that are generating the greatest interest in Q1 of 2021. Top Viewed Ohio Candidates 1. Richard Michael DeWine 2. Lee Wong …

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Transparency USA | 03/02/2021

The For the People Act of 2021—known as H.R. 1 in the House and S.1 in the Senate—was introduced in the US House on January 4 as a primary concern of the Biden administration, and passed in the U.S. House on March 3rd. An almost identical bill was introduced in 2019, and passed in the …

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Transparency USA | 02/12/2021

The stakes were particularly high for the 2020 elections, and not just for the presidency. At the state-level, some of the most closely watched races were Democratic efforts to flip swing state legislatures blue and take control of the upcoming redistricting process. What’s At Stake  Simply put, redistricting is the process of redrawing the boundary …

Transparency USA | 02/04/2021

In the Buckeye State, donors have poured money into political action committees (PACs) supporting their favorite causes and candidates. These PACs have played a major role in Ohio, including in the 2020 election cycle, backing candidates and measures up and down the ballot. Here is a look at the ten top PACs in Ohio, ranked …