Even has charter supporters running for the hills
|White Hat owner Brennan|
But knowledgeable observers agree the amendments would shift power to companies like Akron-based White Hat Management. The company, founded and owned by David Brennan, runs a host of Hope Academies and Life Skills Centers in Ohio and other states. A spokesman did not return a call for comment.
"This is a blatant giveaway of public money to big Republican campaign contributors like David Brennan, who now will be able to enrich themselves even more at taxpayer expense," said Dale Butland, spokesman for Innovation Ohio.