December 21, 2014

In The News

Op-Eds:

Ohio lawmakers’ unjustified assault on home-rule rights continues with HB 5, Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 8, 2014

Good intentions turn into trouble for cities, Akron Beacon Journal, December 8, 2014

Simplify, don’t slash taxes, Toledo Blade, December 8, 2014

School-comparison site is fair, Columbus Dispatch, November 1, 2014

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

(archived op-eds, 2011)

(archived op-eds, 2012)

(archived op-eds, 2013)

Radio and TV Appearances

Business sees victory in municipal tax collection change, Ideastream, December 5, 2014

Investigators Tax dollars taken for a ride, ABC 6 on Your Side, December 1, 2014

Seven state school board seats in play this election, WYSO, October 29, 2014

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

(archived radio & tv appearances, 2011)

(archived radio & tv appearances, 2012)

(archived radio & tv appearances, 2013)

Media Mentions

Do charters take money from Cincinnati Public kids?, Cincinnati Enquirer, December 16, 2014

Major charter researcher causes stir with comments about market-based school reform, Washington Post blog, December 12, 2014

State cuts add up for Springfield, cities, Springfield News-Sun, December 5, 2014

Tax bill advances to facilitate collections, Toledo Blade, December 4, 2014

Municipal income tax overhaul passes Ohio Senate, Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 3, 2014

Cities fear another punch from legislature, Dayton Daily News, December 2, 2014

Cities fear another punch from legislature, News-Journal, December 2, 2014

Proposed tax changes could cost Springfield $650K annually, Springfield News-Sun, November 28, 2014

Website provides answers about Ohio school funding, Cincinnati Enquirer:  November 14, 2014

Amond Budish, Cuyahoga County executive-elect, names leaders of transition staff, Cleveland Plain Dealer, November 7, 2014

Put quality public servant on state board: Hagan, Athens News, October 29, 2014

Better to stay at Athens County schools than charter alternative, AthensOhioToday.com, October 24, 2014

Conveniently misleading, Columbus Dispatch, October 23, 2014

Ohio’s John Kasich wants to redefine the Republican Party, Washington Post, October 14, 2014

Where the Tea Party Rules, Rolling Stone, October 14, 2014

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

(archived media mentions, 2011)

(archived media mentions, 2012)

(archived media mentions, 2013)