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Senate Bill 5 Likely Headed to the Ballot Box

Senate Bill 5 Likely Headed to the Ballot Box

Democrats and labor allies are quietly planning ahead for a campaign to repeal Senate Bill 5, which bans strikes and cuts public workers’ rights to collectively bargain, by filing a referendum for the 2011 ballot.

Athens City Council Denounces SB-5

Athens City Council Denounces SB-5

On Monday, Athens City Council voted unanimously in support of a resolution to call on the Ohio House of Representatives to reject Senate Bill 5 (SB-5). The bill passed in...

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Thousands Protest Senate Bill 5

More than 5,000 union supporters crowded the Ohio Statehouse Tuesday in one of the largest protests of Senate Bill 5 to date. If the bill becomes law, opponents will file a referendum to be placed on the November ballot.