Congressman Mike Turner http://wyso.org en Turner, NAACP Call For New Voting Rights Law http://wyso.org/post/turner-naacp-call-new-voting-rights-law <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-ffdc0f54-f713-e999-cac7-f06055ece9f7"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Local lawmakers and activists are responding to the Supreme Court’s decision a year ago overturning article four of the 1964 Voting Rights Act. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:40:42 +0000 Jerry Kenney 52202 at http://wyso.org Groups Call On Turner To Help Renew Emergency Unemployment http://wyso.org/post/groups-call-turner-help-renew-emergency-unemployment <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Several Dayton groups are asking Congressman Mike Turner of Ohio’s </span>10th<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> district to help renew emergency unemployment benefits. A bipartisan Senate bill expected to pass this week has found little support in the House.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:17:24 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48118 at http://wyso.org Groups Call On Turner To Help Renew Emergency Unemployment Dayton Residents Call For “Robin Hood Tax” http://wyso.org/post/dayton-residents-call-robin-hood-tax <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-91d15bb7-2e57-23a5-cd4e-2ea8c07ee698"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A group of protesters gathered in front of Ohio Congressman Mike Turner’s Dayton office Friday to call for the passage of a so-called “Robin Hood tax.” The demonstration is one of several across the country timed with the anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination in 1968. </span></span></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:28:44 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48058 at http://wyso.org Dayton Residents Call For “Robin Hood Tax” City Leaders Talk Federal Policy With Congressman Mike Turner http://wyso.org/post/city-leaders-talk-federal-policy-congressman-mike-turner <p></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 21:45:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45434 at http://wyso.org City Leaders Talk Federal Policy With Congressman Mike Turner Bipartisan Budget Deal Curbs Sequestration, But Still Hits Federal Employees http://wyso.org/post/bipartisan-budget-deal-curbs-sequestration-still-hits-federal-employees <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Dayton-area leaders are breathing sighs of relief as the proposed budget deal in Congress appears to be ending the across-the-board cuts known as sequestration.</span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:41:07 +0000 Lewis Wallace 43307 at http://wyso.org Bipartisan Budget Deal Curbs Sequestration, But Still Hits Federal Employees