Today I attended a demonstration against Ohio budget cuts to libraries; it has garnered print and video coverage by professional journalists. There were perhaps two hundred people there. I can’t tell you how many people showed up for demonstrations in eight cities as part of
Looking at this earmark, you’ve got to wonder if Zach Wamp regards the military as a means of national defense, or a tool for religious conversion. If Wamp were allowed to design the entire U.S. military, you’d have a force of flabby, out of shape soldiers who could recite any Bible verse by heart.
Ohio State Representative Ted Celeste made an appearance before a crowd of hundreds of Ohioans in front of the Statehouse building at noon today. In his speech, he reiterated the importance of a robust public library system in the state. A transcription of his remarks: