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COLUMBUS– State Senator Bill Coley (R–Liberty Township) was named Tuesday as a “Defender of Liberty” by the American Conservative Union (ACU). Senator Coley received the award during a ceremony this morning in the Ladies Gallery of the Ohio Statehouse.

“Taking a stand for a strong and productive, but limited government is one of the primary reasons that I originally sought elected office,” said Coley. “I am honored to receive the Defender of Liberty award, but it is even more rewarding to see our economy quickly rebound as we instill the principles of free markets and personal liberty into our state regulations.”

The Defender of Liberty Award recognizes Senator Coley’s 100% conservative voting record during the 2012 session of the 129th General Assembly.

The American Conservative Union is based out of Alexandria, Virginia. 

 
 
 
  
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