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The climate of our country has been shifted in many ways. With protests against police brutality taking place across the nation, and worldwide, our government is hoping to make some effective change. In efforts to attack the issue head on, House Democrats have revealed new legislation to reform police policies. Under the new legislation officers […]

Ohio

The number of Americans that have filed for unemployment during this global pandemic has surpassed 20 million!! With so many people out of work and stuck at home, essential workers have been out dealing with whatever may come their way on a regular basis. Ohio Democrats believe that essential workers have earned the right to […]

As Americans nationwide are receiving their stimulus checks from the government, some politicians are looking to expand upon it even further. This week, house representatives introduced legislation to potentially put more money in your pockets. Democratic Representatives, Tim Ryan and Ro Khanna are pushing the Emergency Money for the People Act for Americans to receive $2,000 […]

Whew chile!!! T.I. just can not seem to catch a break after his controversial comments regarding the state of his daughter’s virginity! Since his initial statements, he’s paid a visit to Red Table Talk with Jada Pinkett Smith, in hopes of an opportunity to clear up some of the confusion. But for some folks, that […]

Local

Today, our Columbus City Council passed marijuana possession penalty reforms! City Council issued a press release stating it was aiming to reduce inequities relating to medical and recreational marijuana in the criminal justice system. Ordinances 2032-2019 and 2033-2019 passed unanimously, reducing penalties for marijuana and paraphernalia possession with city limits. “This legislative package aims to […]

Ohio

The Ohio Senate has passed a bill to legalize hemp and hemp-derived cannabinol oil. This is a measure that can potentially create a massive industrial hemp industry in the state of Ohio. The bill was unanimously approved on Thursday. It allows for the cultivation of hemp as long as it contains less than 0.3% THC. […]

We knew people were glad to see LeBron come back home but this…this is doing a whole lot! According to ESPN.com, Ohio State Rep. Bill…