Ohio GOP leader calls on Republican state Rep. Candice Keller to resign after Dayton shooting comments

USA TODAY“While our nation was in utter shock over the acts of violence in El Paso and Dayton, Republican State Representative Candice Keller took to social media to state why she thought these acts were happening," Timken said in a statement. "Candice Keller's ...

August 6th 2019


Who is conservative Ohio lawmaker Candice Keller? 5 things to know

Cincinnati.comCOLUMBUS - Ohio lawmaker Candice Keller, a Republican, blamed the breakdown of the traditional marriage, former President Barack Obama and professional athletes who wouldn't kneel for the American flag for the shootings in Dayton and El Paso this ...

August 6th 2019


Candice Keller's Comments on Mass Shootings Prompt Call for Resignation

The New York TimesThe chairwoman of the Ohio Republican Party called on Monday for the resignation of State Representative Candice Keller, a fellow Republican who one day earlier said mass shootings were the result of such factors as “homosexual marriage,” “drag queen ...

August 6th 2019


Ohio GOP chair calls for Rep. Candice Keller to quit over Dayton shooting remarks

The Columbus DispatchOhio Republican Party Chair Jane Timken is urging GOP state Rep. Candice Keller to resign from her House seat after her offensive remarks about mass shootings over the weekend in Dayton and El Paso. Keller, of Middletown, drew widespread criticism ...

August 6th 2019


Ohio Republican blames mass shootings on 'drag queen advocates,' Colin Kaepernick and Obama

Washington PostIn a laundry list of reasons why the United States is grappling with mass killings, an Ohio state lawmaker has settled on immigrants, same-sex marriage, transgender rights, disrespect toward veterans and “drag queen advocates.” Candice Keller, a Republican ...

August 6th 2019


An Ohio state lawmaker blamed everything from gay marriage and drag queens to marijuana for 2 recent mass shootings

Business InsiderIn a now-deleted Facebook post, Republican State Rep. Candice Keller of Ohio blamed two mass shootings that occurred over the past weekend on a variety of things as varied as same-sex marriage and marijuana. A shooter killed 22 people and injured 24 ...

August 5th 2019


Top Ohio Republican calls on lawmaker to resign after 'shocking' comments about Dayton shooting

Cincinnati.comCOLUMBUS - Ohio Republican Party leader Jane Timken has called on Rep. Candice Keller to resign from her Butler County seat after the lawmaker's "shocking" comments about Sunday's mass shooting in Dayton. Keller, R-Middletown, posted on Facebook ...

August 5th 2019