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Ohio’s “Student Accountability Act” Provides Cold Comfort to Student Data Privacy Concerns According to New Buckeye Institute Report

A new report, released Wednesday, April 9, by The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions finds that opponents of the federal government’s Common Core Standards rightly worry that the Obama Administration has found a backdoor into a “national, student-level” database …

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Talking Tax Cuts on the Eve of the Mid-Biennial Review

Our Statehouse Liaison and Policy Analyst, Greg R. Lawson, was on the State of Ohio with Karen Kasler this past Friday along with Jon Honeck from the Center for Community Solutions.  They discussed the upcoming Mid-Biennial review bill to be …

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The Buckeye Institute’s Greg R. Lawson Testified on Energy Mandates, Government Transparency

On Wednesday, February 12, The Buckeye Institute’s Statehouse Liaison and Policy Analyst—Greg R. Lawson—offered interested party testimony to the Ohio Senate Public Utilities Committee regarding Senate Bill 34.  This bill, sponsored by Sen. Kris Jordan (R- Ostrander) would repeal Ohio’s …

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The Right to Say Yes, the Freedom to Say No: Right to Work in Ohio

“Should Ohioans be compelled to join a union as a condition of their employment? Should workers be forced to watch their hard-earned dollars be taken from their paychecks in support of causes and political candidates they do not support? Should …

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December 2, 2013 Event; Political Speech and the IRS: Protecting the First Amendment

Join us Monday, December 2, 2013 as  The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions presents “Political Speech and the IRS: Protecting the First Amendment” featuring Cleta Mitchell Partner, Foley & Lardner  Click here to read the Wall Street Journal’s profile of …

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New Buckeye Institute Report Finds that Controlling Board Lacks Lawful Authority to Approve Funds for Medicaid Expansion

A new report by The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions finds that the Controlling Board lacks the lawful authority to approve Governor Kasich’s request to appropriate federal funds for Medicaid expansion, and that any appropriation would undoubtedly give rise …

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Buckeye Institute 2013 Fall Lecture Series

All events in this lecture series are free of charge, and registration is simple! Look below for our full list of events and details coming this Fall! Fall Lecture Series Events Thursday, October 10, 11:30am: Worse Than You Think: A Luncheon Discussion of …

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