Friday, February 29, 2008

FACT CHECK: The new Lazarus ad

Click here to see our FACT CHECK for the latest ad from John's opponent.

FACT: Lazarus has not been a judge since 2005.

FACT: According to the Franklin County Board of Elections, Lazarus is not a registered Democrat. She did not vote for Ted Strickland in the 2006 Democratic primary.

FACT: As an Appeals Court judge, Lazarus used a template for virtually all of her court opinions. She sided with businesses over labor unions in over 70% of her cases.

FACT: Lazarus has only been endorsed or supported by one of her former colleagues.

FACT: John O’Grady is the only candidate with proven county executive experience.

FACT: Cindy Lazarus quit her elected terms to City Council and Court of Appeals early.

FACT: It is impossible for Cindy Lazarus to have the endorsement of “the people.”