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By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

Since its inception, our Nation has stood on the foundations of compassion and justice.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

The Constitution empowers the people to resolve our day's most contentious issues. When judges forget this basic truth, they do a disservice to our democracy and to our constitution.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

Judges are not members of Congress, they're not state legislators, governors, nor presidents. Their job is not to pass laws, implement regulations, nor to make policy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

Judges need to restrict themselves to the proper resolution of the case before them. They need to avoid the temptation to set broad policy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

One of the most important things that I have learned in my 57 years is that life is all about choices. On every journey you take, you face choices. At every fork in the road, you make a choice. And it is those decisions that shape our lives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

In my opinion, Chief Justice Roberts put it best during his recent confirmation hearings. And he said, and I quote, "The framers were not the sort of people, having fought a revolution to get the right of self-government to sit down and say, 'Well, let's take all the difficult issues before us and let's have the judges decide them.' That would have been the farthest thing from their mind," however, I fear that the Supreme Court forgets this advice.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

On every journey you take, you are met with options. At every fork in the road, you make a choice. These are the decisions that shape your life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

You know, kids text a lot today. It's phenomenal.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

To be elected president, you have to do more than tear down your opponents. You have to give the American people a reason to vote for you - a reason to hope - a reason to believe that under your leadership, America will be better.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

There's no psychological barrier anymore that stops a young person or an older person from taking heroin.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

That very document [Constitution] does little to serve people when Supreme Court decisions are written so that even high-priced lawyers can't figure them out.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

When it comes to the Supreme Court, the American people have only two times when they have any input into how our Constitution is interpreted and who will have the privilege to do so.First, we elect a president who has the power to nominate justices to the Supreme Court.Second, the people, acting through their representatives in the Senate, have their say on whether the president's nominee should in fact be confirmed.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

While the president is to nominate that individual [to Supreme Court], we in the Senate must provide our advice and consent. This function is not well-defined. The Constitution does not set down a road map. It does not require hearings. In fact, it does not even require questioning on your understanding of the Constitution nor the role of the Supreme Court.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

In 1937, President Franklin Roosevelt reminded us that the Constitution is, and I quote, "a layman's document, not a lawyer's contract.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

I have seen the cycle of a non-violent, mentally ill offender who is arrested repeatedly and put into the system repeatedly-never being treated for his illness and, as a result, becoming more and more ill.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

Well, you know, my wife and I have eight children. We have now 19 grandchildren.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

It's in every single county. It's in our cities but it's also in our wealthier suburbs. It's in our small towns. There is no place in Ohio where you can hide from drug epidemic .

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

Sometimes local, state and federal laws so clearly run afoul of the Constitution that the court must step in and strike them down. In most cases, the court performs this admirably and with great restraint.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

This is a time for a national conversation. A conversation about the document that binds us as a nation and a people. That document, of course, is the Constitution.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

When it comes to our Constitution, judges perform, certainly, an important role. But the people, acting through their elected representatives, should play an even more important role.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

Yeah, look, I think what we have with the social media and the digital media, and all the telecommunications we have today is a big megaphone, amplification.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

Im for the fracking. I think its an opportunity for Ohio to really get a lot of jobs. But we have to do it right. We have to really take a deep breath, do it right, make sure the public is protected, make sure our land is protected.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

Some have even suggested that this recent trend has transformed our democracy from one founded on, "We the people," to one ruled by, "We the court.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

I put a lot of emphasis on childrens issues. Children are many times ignored because they dont vote, and they dont have lobby groups.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

If Congress were to censure, fine or otherwise try to punish a president, it would dramatically alter the balance of power between the branches.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

It is my mission to ensure that HIV-positive children and children with AIDS are no longer overlooked and that they begin receiving the treatment and care they deserve.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

There is no place in Ohio where you couldn't have drugs delivered to you in 15, 20 minutes.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

To add to the confusion, some of the court's decisions involved multiple concurrences and dissents, making it hard even for lawyers and judges to figure out what the law is and why.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

The entertainment industry is encouraging young people to defy and deceive their parents.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

I'm not the first to have raised these democratic concerns. Many have faulted the court for its lack of clarity in certain cases and many have criticized its recent lack of deference to decisions made by state legislatures and Congress.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

In his brief 21 years on this earth, Michael Smith Jr. touched countless lives.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mike Dewine

The court's recent decisions have made life more difficult for the democratic institutions that perform the day- to-day work of our nation.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mike Dewine

I find it personally distracting when kids are constantly texting, but they can be texting something that is just benign and just fine.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mike Dewine

There's no typical person [addicted to heroin]. It just has permeated every segment of society in Ohio.