We Need to Pay Attention to Columbus, Ohio Right Now

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There’s something kind of important going in the upper midwest right now. Revolution is rocking the Great Lakes states. We saw it first in Madison, Wisconsin. Now it’s in Columbus, Ohio. Congressmen are making reference to the people in Big Ten land.

The protest in Columbus this week was 8,500 people minimum. Dayton sewer worker Leo Geiger fired up the crowd by saying that “next to the day the Cleveland Browns left town,” the second worst day in Ohio history was when Sen. Shannon Jones proposed Senate Bill 5 curtailing the collective bargaining rights of state employees from college professors to nurses, firefighters and police.

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