October 31, 2014

In The News

Op-Eds:

Opinion: Ohio Comeback nowhere to be found, Cincinnati Enquirer, September 3, 2014

Opinion: Workers need to be part of recovery, Cincinnati Enquirer, August 30, 2014

Presidents consistent with ‘power grabs’, Columbus Dispatch Letter to the Editor, July 11, 2014

Opinion:  Budget amendment flawed , December 11, 2013

Cincinnati pension system targeted by tea party activists , Cincinnati Herald, October 31, 2013

‘Ohio Miracle’ is an Ohio sham , Tribune Today, September 17, 2013

State budget is gold mine for rich, shaft for all others , Toledo Blade, September 1, 2013

Opinion: Recent tax ‘reforms’ require answers , Cincinnati Enquirer, August 17, 2013

Are you tired of “tax reform” that doesn’t help you? , Clermont Sun, August 15,

School districts will lose money, even as Ohio property taxes rise , Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 16, 2013

Steve Dyer:  School districts losing money under state budget , Akron Beacon Journal, July 4, 2013

Janetta King:  Charter schools fail to make the grade , Toledo Blade, March 11, 2013

Janetta King:   Ohio’s charter schools: Costlier and worse , Toledo Blade, March 10, 2013

(archived op-eds, 2011)

(archived op-eds, 2012)

 

Radio and TV Appearances

Website says charter kids fail 3rd grade reading test at 2X rate of public schools, WCBE Public Radio, October 13, 2014

Think Tank pushes charter report; state says it’s not whole story, WOSU Public Radio, October 13, 14

Dale Butland participates on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, October 12, 2104

The Spectrum: Steve Dyer and Dale Butland participate, WNBC4i, October 5, 2014

Progressive think tank, Ohio Education Association launch charter school website, Ideastream, September 30, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, September 28, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS, September 14, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, NBC4i, September 14, 2014

Dale Butland on Columbus on the Record, WOSU, September 5, 2014

Dale Butland  on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, August 31, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i, August 24, 2014

FitzGerald’s campaign and the Governor’s Race, WOSU-TV, All sides with Anne Fisher, August 20, 2014

Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, August 17, 21014

Dale Butland on Columbus on the Record, WOSU-TV, August 8, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, NBC4i, August 3, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square, WBNS-10TV, July 6, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, NBC4i, July 6, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, June 29, 2014

Dale Butland on The State of Ohio, Ideastream, June 20, 2014

Dale Butland on Columbus on the Record, WOSU-TV, June 20, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, NBC4i, June 15, 2014

Dale Butland on The State of Ohio, Ideastream, June 13, 2014

Dale Butland on Two Sides, WBNS 10TV Capitol Square, June 8, 2014

Janetta King on Columbus on the Record, WOSU, May 30, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, May 18, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i, May 11, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, May 11, 2014

Dale Butland participates on Columbus on the Record, WOSU, May 2, 2014

Janetta King participates on Columbus on the Record, WOSU, April 24, 2014

Dale Butland on All Sides, WBNS-10TV, Capital Square, April 20, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC 4i, April 20, 2014

Dale Butland on Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, April 6, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i, April 6, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i, March 30, 2014

Dale Butland on Columbus on the Record, WOSU-TV, March 28, 2014

Dale Butland on the Spectrum, WNBC4i, March 23, 2014

Education Activists, officials identify loophole in 3rd Grade Reading Guarantee, WCBE NPR News, March 10, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i, March 9, 2014

Top GOP lawmaker says state not ready for number of failing third graders, 10TV-News, March 7, 2014

Husted orders Libertarian candidate off ballot, 10TV-News, March 7, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, March 2, 2014

Dale Butland on the Spectrum, WNBC4i, February 23, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, February 16, 2014

Janetta King on COTR:  Democrats hope Gov. Kasich still has labor pains, WOSU, Columbus on the Record, February 14, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, February 9, 2014

Dale Butland on the Spectrum, WNBC4i-TV4, February 2, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS-10TV, February 2, 2014

Dale Butland on Columbus on the Record, WOSU, January 31, 2014

Dale Butland particpates on All Sides with Ann Fisher , WOSU, January 27, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides , WBNS-10TV, January 19, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , NBC4i, January 12, 2014

Dale Butland on Capitol Square , WBNS-10TV, January 5, 2014

Dale Butland interview: Charter school reform , WNBC4i-TV, January 2, 2014

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , WNBC4i-TV, December 29, 2013

Dale Butland on Two Sides , WBNS-10TV, Capitol Square, December 22, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , WNBC4i-TV, December 8, 2013

Obama’s approval rating falls to historic low , WBNS-10TV, November 27, 2013

Janetta King on Columbus on the Record , WOSU-TV, November 22, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , WNBC4i-TV, November 17, 2013

Many ideas, little agreement on how to spend Medicaid expansion savings , WYSO, November 15, 2013

Ohio lawmakers debate what to do with Medicaid expansion surplus , WKSU, November 14, 2013

Schools or tax cut: How should Ohio spend an expected $400 million surplus from Medicaid expansion , Ideastream, November 14, 2013

Innovation Ohio analyses potential impact on schools of $400 million in Medicaid savings, Gongwer, November 13, 2013

Debate continues over how to use Medicaid expansion surplus , WCBE, November 13, 2013

Capitol Square’s Two Sides , WBNS-TV, November 3, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum, WNBC4i-TV, October 27, 2013

Capitol Square’s Two Sides , WBNS, October 20, 2013

Columbus on the Record , WOSU-TV, October 18, 2013

Dale Butland on the The Spectrum , October 6, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , WNBC4i, September 8, 2013

Columbus on the Record . WOSU-TV, August 30, 2013

Capitol Square Two Sides , WBNS-TV, August 25, 2013

Capitol Square Two Sides, WBNS-TV, August 11, 2013

Supporters say Affordable Care Act will benefit women , WCBE Public Radio, August 8, 2013

Democrats and Republicans debate whether Obamacare is good for women , WKSU, August 8, 2013

Dale on Joe Riley Show , WTVN 610 Radio, August 5, 2013

Governor Kasich’s jobs record , WOSU Columbus on the Record, August 2, 2013

Slow job growth causes group to speak out against Gov. Kasich , WTOL Toledo News Now, August 1, 2013

Capitol Square Two Sides , WBNS TV, July 14, 2013

State of Ohio , Statehouse News Bureau, July 12, 2013

GOP sneak tactic gives Ohio new anti-abotion laws with new budget , MSNBC, The Rachel Maddow Show, July 1, 2013

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides , WBNS 10TV,  June 30, 2013

Ohio anti-abortion bill includes restriction on rape counseling , MSNBC, The Rachel Maddow Show, June 28, 2013

New Report Says Budget Hurts Public Schools , WYSO 91.3, June 25, 2013

Left-leaning think tank: Proposed budget hurts public schools , WOSU Pubic Media, June 25, 2013

Innovation Ohio Report says proposed state budget hurts public schools , Ideastream, June 24, 2013

Left-leaning think tank says Ohio’s budget is bad for schools, 89.7 WKSU, June 24, 2013

The Spectrum – Dale Butland participates on the All-Star panel , WNBC-4i, June 23, 2013

The new Ohio tax-cut plan – a little for everyone , WOSU Columbus on the Record, June 21, 2013

Ohio Lawmakers unveil tax reform plan , WYSO Public Radio, June 21, 2013

Ohio lawmakers’ new plan cuts income taxes; raises sales tax , 89.7 WKSU, June 20, 2013

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s 2 Sides , WBNS 10TV, June 16, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , WNBC4i, June 16, 2013

Janetta King on Columbus on the Record , WOSU TV, June 7, 2013

Last minute amendments make big changes in Ohio Senate budget , 89.7 WKSU News, June 5, 2013

Ohio Senate budget would raise school funding , 89.7 WKSU News, May 31, 2013

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides , WBNS 10TV, May 26, 2013

Dale Butland on Capitol Square’s Two Sides, WBNS 10TV, May 19, 2013

Dale Butland on The Spectrum , May 12, 2013

Dale Butland participates on Columbus on the Record , WOSU, May 10, 2013

Dale Butland on Capitol Square , WBNS 10 TV News, May 5, 2013

Janetta King on Columbus on the Record , WOSU, May 3, 2013

Ohio GOP’s new plan to suppress the youth vote , MSNBC Politics Nation with Al Sharpton, May 2, 2013

Dale Butland on The State of Ohio . WOSU Statehouse News Bureau, April 27, 2013

The Spectrum – Dale Butland participates with Terry Casey on All-Star panel , WNBC4i, April 21, 2013

Two Sides with Dale Butland , Capitol Square, WBNS Channel 10, April 21, 2013

The Spectrum – Dale Butland participates with Gonidakis on All-Star panel, WNBC4i, April 7, 2013

Ohio House moves away from Kasich’s school funding plan , StateImpact, NPR, April 1, 2013

Two Sides with Dale Butland , Capitol Square, March 31, 2013

Same-sex marriage goes to the nation’s top Courthouse , WOSU Columbus on the Record, March 31, 2013

Tea Partiers take on the GOP , Ideastream, The State of Ohio, March 29, 2013

Checking Ohio Gov. Kasich’s math on school funding , WKSU-89.7, March 22, 2013

On JobsOhio gives records to auditor , WSYX-TV 6 News:  March 19, 2013

JobsOhio Opening Books, refunding public money , WBNS-10TV News, March 19, 2013

Two Sides , WBNS Capitol Square, March 17, 2013

Two Sides , WBNS Capitol Square, March 10, 2013

Dale on The Spectrum , WNBC4i, March 3, 2013

Janetta King on Columbus on the Record , WOSU, March 1, 2013

Butland response to GOP Chairman Bennett attack, WNBC4i, The Spectrum, February 17, 2013

Two Sides, WBNS, Capitol Square, February 17, 2013

GOP Lawmakers’ Unease With Gov. John Kasich’s Sales Tax Expansion , WOSU Columbus on the Record, February 15, 2013

Two Sides with Dale Butland, WBNS, Capitol Square, February 10, 2013

Debate over education cuts continue as Kasich prepares new school funding plan, Ideastream, January 29, 2013

Ohio education cuts mean local tax hikes, WKSU-NPR, January 29, 2013

Terhar criticized for post, WCBE, Central Ohio NPR News and Music, January 23, 2013

Janetta King discusses gun-control and Kasich’s Tax Plan, WOSU Columbus on the Record, January 18, 2013

Dale Butland on The State of Ohio, WOSU, Statehouse News Bureau, January 11, 2013

All Star Panel discusses the federal deficit and possible Ohio gubernatorial candidates for 2014, NBC4i, The Spectrum, January 6, 2013

Two Sides, WBNS, Capitol Square, January 6, 2013

(archived radio & tv appearances, 2011)

(archived radio & tv appearances, 2012)

Media Mentions

Dale Butland departing Innovation Ohio, Columbus Dispatch blog, October 7, 2014

Politics of charter school vs. districts fight sneaks into new school choice website, Cleveland Plain Dealer, October 2, 2014

knowyourcharter.com gets charter boosters bent out of shape, Join the Future blog, October 1, 2014

New website compares public schools with charter schools, Chronicle-Telegram Online serving Lorain Co., October 1, 2014

Website compares Ohio charter schools, districts, Columbus Dispatch, October 1, 2014

KnowYourCharter.com does what ODE failed to do: ‘Show Me the Money’, Punderblund.com blog, October 1, 2014

‘KnowYourCharter’ website an effort in transparency, creators say; charter advocates disagree, Gongwer, September 30, 2014

Innovation Ohio and OEA fail to help anyone ‘know’ anything, Thomas B. Fordham Institute blog, September 30, 2014

Website lists charter school costs, performance, Akron Beacon Journal, September 30, 2014

Group unveils traditional charter school comparison website, Hannah Report, September 30, 2014

Website listing charter school costs debated, Dayton Daily News, September 30, 2014

New website lists charter school costs, performance, Mansfield News Journal, September 30, 2014

Groups critical of charter schools offer new website to compare educational info, WBNS 10TV, September 30, 2014

Website lists charter school costs, performance, WNBC4i, September 30, 2014

Kasich pulled plug on debate with FitzGerald during prep, 10TV.com, September 16, 2014

Buckeye Institute says Ohio’s local government cuts no disaster, OhioWatchdog.org, September 8, 2014

How many lies could you tell using only 14 words, Ohio Daily Blog, September 6, 2014

Group urges pro-middle class policies, Gongwer, August 29, 2014

New President, Gongwer, August 26, 2014

IO Study says more low-wage jobs in Ohio, but Kasich admin rips findings, August 20, 2014

GovWatch: More charter school allegations; ex-Va. governor on trial, Dayton Daily News, August 12, 2014

Innovation Ohio questions test score discrepancies at charter school group, Highland County Press, August 4, 2014

Charter scores questioned, Gongwer, July 29, 2014

Tax dollars from failed charter schools go uncollected, candidates say, Oxford Press, July 14, 2014

McCarthy moves from House to Innovation Ohio; DiPalma made Interim Chief, Hannah Report, July 9, 2014

House Dems’ McCarthy Named Innovation Ohio Leader, Gongwer, July 9, 2014

Veteran House Dem staffer joining Innovation Ohio, Dispatch Daily Briefing, July 9, 2014

Republicans pick Cleveland for 2016 national convention, WBNS 10TV web article, July 8, 2014

Decision Strikes Affordable Care Act (ACA) Provision, The Hannah Report, June 30, 2014

OCMC Witnesses argue for maintaining thorough and efficient education language, Gongwer, June 12, 2014

Local school official, statewide groups slam state cuts to local budgets, The Athens News, June 8, 2014

Local Leaders Cite Continued Pressure from State Budgets, Hannah Report, June 5, 2014

Tax Cut Opponents Say GOP’s Policies Shift Burden to Local Voters, Gongwer, June 5, 2014

Lorain County Superintendents want more say over curriculum-related policies, Chronical-Telegram On-line, May 23, 2014

Lorain County Superintendents want state cooperation, reform for local school funding, The Morning Journal, May 22, 2014

Schiavoni leads panel on charter schools, Gongwer, April 29, 2014

New Campaign Group Blasts Kasich, Gongwer, February 19, 2014

Ohio cheats 92% of kids to offer choice, Diane Ravitch’s Blog, February 2, 2014

Is OH playing shell game with Medicaid money? , Townhall.com, December 9, 2013

Vote on divisive energy bill delayed again , AP-Seattle PI, December 4, 2013

Vote on divisive Ohio energy bill delayed again , AP-Tri-City Herald, December 4, 2013

Vote on divisive Ohio energy bill delayed again , AP-Dayton Daily News, December 4, 2013

Vote on divisive energy bill delayed again , AP-Akron Beacon Journal, December 4, 2013

School Officials Eye Medicaid money , Akron News Now.com, November 19, 2013

Legislators, interest groups offer ideas for spending $404 million from Medicaid savings , Columbus Dispatch, November 14, 2013

How the state could make effective use of the $400 million in savings due to Medicaid expansion, Pharmacy Choice.com, November 13, 2013

Innovation Ohio Analyses Potential Impact on Schools of $400 Million in Medicaid Savings , Gongwer, November 13, 2013

School levies the decision for many Ohio voters , Public News Service, November 5, 2013

IO says, Admin disagrees that school levies up under Kasich , Gongwer, October 22, 2013

State Spending in education decreases while mandates increase , Athens Messenger, September 10, 2013

Charters’ Report Card Scores Compared to Urban 8 debated; Schiavoni announces bill to increase oversight, Gongwer, Sept. 6, 2013

Ohio legislators to pursue U.S. balanced budget law , Columbus Dispatch, September 5, 2013

Taxes – relief or burden – fuel Kasich, FitzGerald face off; Fracial recognition info (Video) , Examiner.com, August 31, 2013

Tax reform forum to be held in Bowling Green , Bowling Green Sentinel Tribune, August 30, 2013

After report cards, confusion about charter schools’ fates , Cincinnati Enquirer, August 26, 2013

3 new e-schools OK’d after state ban is lifted , Columbus Dispatch, August 19, 2013

Voters across state reject most new school levies , Columbus Dispatch, August 7, 2013

When left meets right , Ohio Rising, August 7, 2013

Group questions Ohio’s rebounds , Gongwer News Service, August 5, 2013

Kasich ‘absolutely thrilled’ women playing bigger role , Channel 10TV, July 12, 2013

Major GOP donor gaining monopoly control over crucial media market , Media Matters, July 8, 2013

White Hat Management’s Ohio charter schools in the midst of upheaval , Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 6, 2013

IRS targets shared in much , Newark Advocate, July 6, 2013

Groups targeted in Ohio spin web of connections , Cincinnati Enquirer, July 3, 2013

Innovation Ohio says many schools not seeing increases in state budget , WOUB Public Media, July 2, 2013

Ohio groups targeted by IRS spin web of connections , USA Today, July 2, 2013

Criticism abounds in Ohio charter school funding , Cincinnati Enquirer, June 29, 2013

Ohio’s budget offers early roadmap for campaign between Gov. John Kasich and Ed FitzGerald:  Analysis , Cleveland Plain Dealer, June 29, 2013

State budget’s education increases fall short of past funding , Cincinnati City Beat, June 28, 2013

Walk and chew gum , Columbus Dispatch, The Daily Briefing, June 27, 2013

Hearing draws a few foes of Columbus levy shared by district, charters , Columbus Dispatch, June 27, 2013

Ohio lawmakers are using their state budget to try to restrict abortion and redefine pregnancy , Think Progress, June 27, 2013

Ohio abortion bill contains unprecedented restrictions , Huffington Post, June 19, 2013

For-profit operator in Ohio wins big increase , Diane Ravitch’s blog, June 10, 2013

The worst attacks on women’s health hidden in Ohio’s budget , Think Progress, June 6, 2013

Ohio budget bill would defund Planned Parenthood, rape crisis centers , Huffington Post, June 6, 2013

Ohio approves budget to defund Planned Parenthood, rape crisis centers , Salon.com, June 6, 2013

Ohio Senate Fails to Restore Education Funding , Cincinnati City Beat, June 5, 2013

Think tank fellow blasts education funding , Chillicothe Gazette, May 31, 2013

Ohio Republicans push law to penalize colleges for helping students vote , Talking Points Memo, May 17, 2013

Butler County group was flagged by IRS , Dayton Daily News, May 16, 2013

In-State tuition for students registering to vote in Ohio , Cincinnati Enquirer, May 16, 2013

Ohio tea party members remember grilling , Columbus Dispatch, May 16, 2013

Ohio GOP wants to tie tuition to voting , USA Today.com, May 15, 2013

School districts in Northeast Ohio ask for tax hikes on Tuesday , Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 6, 2013

Survey confirms statewide school cuts , Cincinnati City Beat, April 30, 2013

Growth of on-line schools sparks funding debate , Dayton Daily News, April 28, 2013

Growth of on-line schools sparks funding debate , San Francisco Chronicle, April 27, 2013

The Hidden Message Behind Ohio School Funding Plans , StateImpact, April 15, 2013

Charters in Ohio Succeeding or Failing , Diane Ravitch’s blog, April 15, 2013

Ohio House sends less, not more, to schools, Youngstown Vindicator, April 15, 2013

Ohio House sends less, not more, to schools , San Francisco Chronicle, April 15, 2013

Ohio House school funding plan looked good at first, but the numbers show they’re cutting education aid , Akron Beacon Journal, April 13, 2013

Innovation Ohio speaker to visit local Democratic women , April 4, 2013

Poll shows opposition to oil and gas severance taxes; industry launches tv ad campaign; report shows gender wage gap , Gongwer News Service, April 4, 2013

Will charter schools survive the confusing charter movement? , Washington Post blog, April 3, 2013

Cincinnati anti-tax group makes records requests of every school district in search of Democratic ‘lies’ , Akron Beacon Journal, April 2, 2013

Columbus Dispatch endorses changes to ballot measures after previous ballot failure , Media Matters for America, April 1, 2013

Ohio’s new chief educator expected to seek change , Columbus Dispatch, March 31, 2013

Senator Kearney says Governor’s budget would hurt middle class, poor, small businesses , Cincinnati Herald, March 23, 2013

Ohio Charter Schools: A bad deal for kids and taxpayers , March 22, 2013

Ohio Tax Commissioner Tells Lawmakers to Lay off Kasich plan , 10TV article, March 22, 2013

Progressive group blasts JobsOhio spending , Dayton Daily News, March 18, 2013

Charter schools offer a strong alternative , Toledo Blade, March 17, 2013

Kasich’s budget plan lowers aid to public schools, boosts privately run charter schools , Akron Beacon Journal, March 15, 2013

Don’t believe charter critics , Youngstown Vindicator, March 15, 2013

Regressive Taxes – Editorial, Toledo Blade, February 19, 2013

Poll supports school funding, Cincinnati City Beat, February 18, 2013

Ohio’s Ship of State, Toledo Blade, February 18, 2013

Innovation Ohio poll finds opposition to Kasich budget proposals, Gongwer News Service, February 15, 2013

Innovation Ohio Poll contrasts budget initiatives with public opinion, Hannah News, February 15, 2013

Innovation Ohio Poll: Ohioans disagree with Kasich agenda, Columbus Dispatch, The Daily Briefing, February 15, 2013

Innovation Ohio fundraises on Bennett, Gongwer News Service, February 13, 2013

Kasich rejects call for Terhar’s ouster, Columbus Dispatch, January 24, 2013

IO requests Terhar resignation, NPR, State Impact, January 22, 2013

IO requests Terhar’s resignation, Hannah News, January 22, 2013

Healthier Ohio, Toledo Blade, January 21, 2013

 

(archived media mentions, 2011)

(archived media mentions, 2012)