Toledo Tea Party members take part in Presidential Candidate Survey

Toledo_WEB_May_21Last month the NW Ohio Conservative Coalition (NWOCC) announced a program called "Ohio Conservatives United" (OCU).  It created a 3 question survey and is asking Ohio conservative and liberty groups if they would ask their members to take the survey.

The Toledo Tea Party passed out the OCU survey at our monthly meeting on May 11th. Continue reading

Toledo for Rand Paul – Stands With Rand!

ToledoRans_1We stood with Rand! Today us from Toledo For Rand Paul held the first political rally in the 2016 Presidential cycle and stood up for our 4th amendment rights during his ongoing PATRIOT act filibuster! The event occurred today from 6:30 till just a few minutes ago at 9pm at Central & Secor in Toledo.

Cars honked, folks waved and "We the People" took a stand for our 4th amendment rights! Rand Paul has proven himself a capable leader with an unflinching resolve to stand up for what is right. We proudly support Rand's actions today and proudly support his candidacy. Continue reading

Sandy Drabik Collins to Announce Mayoral Bid

Drabik(Toledo, OH) --- Sandy Drabik Collins, the widow of late Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins, is expected to end months of speculation and officially announce today that she will run for Toledo mayor in the November election to fulfill the remaining two years of her late husband’s term.

The announcement will take place at 10:30 a.m. at the campaign headquarters located in Foundation Park at the corner of Glendale and South Byrne Road. It’s the same campaign headquarters used by Mr. Collins for his 2013 mayoral campaign. Continue reading

Ohio Conservatives United works to unite conservative voters for March Primary

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Ohio Conservatives United

Toledo, OH: As we enter the campaign season for the upcoming 2016 Presidential elections, the Northwest Ohio Conservative Coalition (NWOCC) has unveiled a unique statewide program called “Ohio Conservatives United” (OCU).

As the Presidential primary campaign unfolds, there are a large number of conservative candidates who will be vying for the conservative vote. Unfortunately, the small number of “establishment” Republican candidates are counting on splitting the conservative vote to increase their chances of winning. Continue reading

The Strong Arm of the GOP Elite

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Ohio - Some of you may have heard that State Treasurer Josh Mandel has endorsed Marco Rubio for President. Whether you agree with Mr. Mandel or not, I believe we can all agree that he has every right to support who he feels is most qualified.

Apparently, Ohio Republican Party Chairman Matt Borgess disagrees. According to Mr. Borgess, we are all supposed to wait around for Governor Kasich to declare his candidacy. Additionally, we are all supposed to blindly follow him once he declares. Continue reading

2015 Liberty Camp Theme – Yankee Doodle Inventors, Made in the USA

YankeeDoodleInventorsThis will be the 5th year for the NW Ohio's "Liberty Camp, sponsored by NW Ohio Conservative Coalition.

We are set to launch our fourth year of Liberty Camp in Perrysburg. This year’s theme is “Yankee Doodle Inventors”. We hope to present some local entrepreneurs and inventors for the children to spark the idea of individual freedom and creativity in our society. We are in the process of inviting young and older people who have been successful in the areas of transportation, aviation, culinary talents, agriculture, and entrepreneurship to come speak to the youth at camp so they might become inspired to do the same in their lives.   The camp will be held Aug.3-7, from 9-12, at the 577 Foundation in Perrysburg.   Youth from the ages of 9-12 are invited to attend. There is a cap of 25 students who can enroll. The cost for the week is $25 per student. Continue reading

Kaczala / Scott to remain at helm of Lucas County Board of Elections

Kaczala_Scott_May_2015_888x500Yesterdays Lucas County Board of Elections (BOE) meeting decided the future of who was going to be at the helm in the day to day operations of the BOE.

The four member board, Brenda Hill (Chairman), Honorable Peter Handwork, John Irish, and Mark Wagoner, Sr,  in a unanimous decision named Gina Kaczala and LaVera Scott, to continue as the BOE Director and Deputy Director.

The board members commented that it was a difficult decision to reach because of the high quality of all the applicants.   We would also like to thank those applicants who were not selected for the post. Continue reading