Buckeye Back Road Tour cont.:   On the current ‘financial crisis’…   Foreclosures seem to be starting a chain reaction.   A homeowner is foreclosed upon when they can’t pay the mortgage anymore.   This begs the  question:   How … Continue reading


Buckeye Back Road Tour cont.:   In a recap of the last week…  We met with students of St. Paul’s Outreach at Ohio State University in Columbus.   This group of Catholic Christians live in community, pray together every morning, … Continue reading


Buckeye Back Road Tour cont.:   Ohio got hit by it’s first (Category 1) Hurricane, ever, yesterday.   Hurricane Ike arrived in the Buckeye State with wind gusts of up to 76 mph.   We were driving our campaign vehicle/camper … Continue reading


Buckeye Back Roads Tour cont.:   It’s been somewhat of a whirlind since we launched on this final tour through Ohio.   We stopped in Yorkshire, Ohio, where we met with the Kremers and the Smiths, both organic farming families … Continue reading


Buckeye Back Road Tour cont.:   Barack Obama spoke in Dayton yesterday and John McCain spoke in Lebanon, Ohio, yesterday, some 30 miles south of Dayton.   Meanwhile we split the difference, stumping in Germantown, Ohio, yesterday, which is about … Continue reading


Buckeye Backroad Tour cont.:   We talked with a woman today in Bluffton, Ohio, who said she was quite disturbed with the Olympic: clothing.   She said, for instance, that the women marathon runners, the women sprinters, etc. were dressed, … Continue reading


Buckeye Backroad Tour cont:   We headed further west where we interviewed Clyde, Ohio’s Dave Woodruff.   He is the founder of the organization Blue Collar Community.   He is also a former employee of the Whirlpool Corporation, which has … Continue reading


We traveled further west to Norwalk, Ohio, where we were asked to participate in a Farmer’s Market that’s coordinated by Chrissy Houtz.   Houtz is a Vegan vegetarian who  opposes the cruelty of factory farming.   We also discussed, among … Continue reading