M.L. Schultze

M.L. Schultze appears in the following:

Supreme Court Takes on Voter Roll Purging

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Tens of millions of people didn’t vote in the last presidential election. Maybe you were one of them. But if you don’t vote for a couple years, should lose your registration status?


Ride Hailing In Rural America: Like Uber With A Neighborly Feel

Monday, April 17, 2017

A small startup called Liberty Mobility Now is staking itself as the Uber of rural America. But to find its niche there, it has had to adapt everything from its app to its driver training.


A Mix Of Factors, Not Just Mexico, Cause Decline In U.S. Manufacturing

Saturday, January 14, 2017

President-elect Trump has said American auto workers are losing their jobs because auto companies like General Motors are making cars in Mexico instead. GM says that it's about supply and demand.


Ryan, Who's Challenging Pelosi, Wants Democrats' Focus On Working Class

Monday, November 28, 2016

Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan says Democrats have lost a connection to working-class voters in the Midwest. Ryan is challenging the woman he considers a mentor, Nancy Pelosi, for leadership of House Democrats.


Voters In Canton, Ohio, Turn Out For Their Presidential Candidate

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Ohio is a swing state and both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been courting voters there. Some voters in Canton say this election is the most important of their lifetimes.


Akron Works To Bring Joy To Voting

Sunday, November 06, 2016

Akron is one of four cities using civic-engagement grants to make voting a more playful and community-oriented act.


How Down-Ballot Candidates Stand Out In Swing-State Ohio

Sunday, October 30, 2016

There are about 500,000 elected officials in the U.S. For those running for office far, far down the ballot, it can be hard to get attention in a noisy presidential election year.


Northeast Ohio Couple, Who Normally Vote Democratic, Consider Trump

Friday, October 07, 2016

Marty Surella is a lifelong Democrat who voted for President Obama twice and Hillary Clinton in Ohio's Democratic primary. But he and his wife are giving serious thought to voting for Donald Trump.


As Trump's Poll Numbers Slide, Campaign Targets Ohio Working-Class Voters

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Donald Trump's campaign is behind Clinton's when it comes to organizing in the key state of Ohio. But his campaign believes the enthusiasm generated from Trump's visits will propel him to victory.


Ohio Law Permits Guns To Be Carried Outside GOP Convention Hall

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

The Republican National Convention will take place this month in Cleveland, and the state's gun laws allow those coming to the city to carry firearms on the streets of the convention site.


Early Voting Lawsuits Center On Key Swing State Of Ohio

Thursday, June 09, 2016

The fight over who gets to vote when is heating up in Ohio, which has become the epicenter of legal fights over voter access.


Ex-Refugee, Now U.S. Citizen, Takes Voting Right Very Seriously

Friday, March 11, 2016

Nearly 10 percent of people voting this presidential election will be naturalized citizens. What does the American political circus look like to a relatively new immigrant who's a first-time voter?


Can Gov. Kasich's Record Indicate What Kind Of President He Would Be?

Friday, February 19, 2016

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running as a relative moderate in the Republican presidential field. During his five years in office, his record suggests a more complicated governing style.


Before Bernie Sanders, There Was This Socialist Candidate

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

When Bernie Sanders took the stage at Cleveland State University on Monday night, he wasn't the first Democratic Socialist candidate for president to speak in Northeast Ohio. At this point, he's not even the most historic.

That distinction goes to Eugene V. Debs — originally a Democrat, then labor ...


Ohio Voters Reject Legalized Marijuana

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Ohio voters trounced a state constitutional amendment that would have legalized recreational and medicinal use of marijuana. But the night was not a total loss for marijuana advocates.


Latest Battle Over Legalizing Marijuana Hits The Polls In Ohio

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Ohio voters will decide Tuesday on whether or not to legalize marijuana in the state — if approved, it would become the fifth state in the country to do so.

On the ballot are dueling Issues 2 and 3, proposed state constitutional amendments. Issue 3 would allow medical and recreational ...


Akron, Ohio, To Hold Fall Election After Long-Serving Mayor Resigns

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Akron, Ohio, had one of the longest serving mayors in the country. Now it's working on selecting its fourth mayor in less than a year after the long-time mayor abruptly resigned.


'Done Fighting This Madness,' Akron Mayor Steps Down

Friday, May 15, 2015

Don Plusquellic is credited with transforming Akron's economy from old industrial to new tech. But he's also been called bombastic and a bully.


Cleveland Police on Trial

Thursday, May 07, 2015

A white Cleveland Police officer faces voluntary manslaughter charges for killing two unarmed black suspects. The city is preparing for protests when the verdict comes down.