Protests in Madison, Wisconsin Saturday February 20, 2011- Photo by Natalie Rosen

Workers Protest in Columbus, Ohio — GRITtv Special, Day 3

As thousands protest Ohio governor John Kasich’s plan to gut public workers’ collective bargaining rights, Brian Rothenberg of ProgressOhio notes that the election that put Kasich in charge was the result of a lot of people staying home out of frustration, and that those same people have been awakened by the moves of the new administration.

Rep. Donna Edwards Takes On Citizens United

Click to Play GRITtv’s Laura Flanders talks to Representative Donna Edwards (D- Maryland) about her attempt to get a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision that allows corporations to spend money on political advertising.