Month: September 2018

Wickliffe has a budget shortfall…….tax levy on November ballot

Thanks to Lobbyist Kim for this News-Herald article on Wickliffe’ s budget shortfall. Makes one wonder how long this budget crisis was known… taxes are about to go up for citizens. The mayor is realizing that there can be… Read More ›

One Reason Our Local Taxes Have Increased….we can thank the State of Ohio

Thanks to Lobbyist Ryan for this article on how Governor Kasich’s created a  $2.7 Billion cash surplus  in the State’s budget by reducing funds distributed to local governments. (LFC Comment: It is now incumbent on taxpayers to ensure… Read More ›

Medical Marijuana… Concord and Lake County

Thanks to Lobbyist Kim for this article on medical marijuana… provides a way to find doctors , licensed by the State of Ohio to dispense marijuana,  in Lake County by zip code or city. (LFC Comments:) Remember Oxycontin was first… Read More ›

Child Poverty in Cleveland….a real tragedy

The Center for Community is a real asset it pointing the various problems facing our society.  Here is a link to an article on child poverty in Ohio. This is terrible news for Cleveland and it impacts Lake County… Read More ›

A Paradigm Shift in Public Education is Needed….here is one idea

Thanks to Lobbyist Siobhan for letting us know about Gregg Lawson, of the Buckeye Institute, speaking out for universal school vouchers.  Here is a link to a web-site that details their ideas about Education Savings Accounts. The State legislators… Read More ›