Visit aims to spark health-care sign-ups
U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Kathleen Falk, right, Region V director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, appear at a news conference at the River East Neighborhood Health Asso-ciation.
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Ford moves truck production from Mexico
Ford today announced production of its all-new 2016 F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks will shift from Mexico to Ohio Assembly Plant starting early next year, with the trucks on sale in spring 2015.
Midterm Election battle heats up
The biggest conservative political heavyweights are spending time with their biggest fans this weekend at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, MD., giving big-name Republicans a platform to spread their conservative message and gain support just in time for the 2014 midterm elections.
The Plain Dealer
Ford to relocate truck production from Mexico to Avon Lake, Rep. Marcy Kaptur announces
Toledo Democratic Rep. Marcy Kaptur announced that Ford Motor Company will spend $168 million to move production of two truck models from Mexico to its assembly plant in Avon Lake.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
House of Representatives approves aid package for Ukraine
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to approve a $1 billion loan guarantee package to help restore financial stability to Ukraine after Russia sent troops into Crimea.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Officer's family has memorial
In July 2000, Clay Township police officer William J. Hetrick was killed in an automobile wreck while on duty.
Editorial: Tax dollars to demolish blighted properties a smart...
It is a cold day in Ohio - and maybe the netherworld - when government so clearly works for the common good.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Lawmakers weigh in on proposed military budget cuts
Could the US Military soon downsize to its smallest numbers since before WWII? Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recently proposed billions of dollars in military budget cuts that would decrease the current size of the military and take spending from forces weapons programs.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Write-in congressional candidates try to block uncontested re-election for incumbents
Oberlin teacher Janet Garrett was appalled when Ohio's latest congressional redistricting plan shifted her progressive community into the district represented by Ohio's most conservative member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Rep. Jim Jordan of Champaign County, instead of the Democratic district held by Toledo's Marcy Kaptur.
The Town Talk
A Cold War reprise as U.S. seeks Moscow's isolation
WASHINGTON -- In a sudden reprise of Cold War sensibilities, the U.S. and its allies are weighing sanctions on Moscow and whether to bolster defenses in Europe in response to Russia's military advances on Ukraine.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
A Cold War reprise as US seeks Moscow's isolation
In a sudden reprise of Cold War sensibilities, the U.S. and its allies are weighing sanctions on Moscow and whether to bolster defenses in Europe in response to Russia's military advances on Ukraine.
Fatal accident in Fremont
A driver rear-ended an ODOT truck and was killed in the accident. It happened Sunday just before 9:00 P.M. near the Fremont overpass.
Body found after shooting
Road crews in Cincinnati have found the body of a man who police say had been shot multiple times.
Another round of snow makes for messy roads
The snow started falling around 9 p.m. Saturday night, and it didn't take long for roads to became slick.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Democrat Bint Thinks Russian Invasion of Ukraine Is A-Okay
House Ukraine Caucus Co-Chairwoman Marcy Kaptur said Saturday that while she is concerned about the potential for bloodshed in Ukraine, she understood Russian military action.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
GOP hopefuls clash on values
Robert Horrocks, Jr., a gay man who is advocating for new trade rules to protect American workers, is vying with Richard May of Cleveland, a Tea Party candidate who is running primarily to keep an openly gay man off the GOP ticket.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Cincinnati Enquirer
In Ohio Democratic politics, Sherrod Brown is The Influencer
Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown is not on the ballot this election. But Brown's fingerprints can be found up and down his party's ticket in Ohio this year - from Ed FitzGerald's political strategy in the governor's race to Connie Pillich's fundraising totals in the state treasurer's contest.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Tiberi has big money and little opposition
Come November, Republican Rep. Pat Tiberi, a seven-term incumbent in a GOP-leaning district, is set to face two little-known, meagerly funded challengers, and for that race, the Genoa Township lawmaker has already raised and spent more campaign cash than any other House member in Ohio, except Speaker John Boehner.
City council members welcome Congressman to Parma: Community Voices
From left to right: Councilman Vito Dipierro, Councilman Scott Tuma, Councilman Allan Divis, Council President Sean Brennan, Congressman Jim Renacci, Mayor Tim DeGeeter, Councilman Brian Day, Councilman Jeff Crossman, Parma Heights Mayor Mike Byrne and State Representative Nick Celebrezze Several members of Parma City Council were on hand Saturday ... (more)
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Washington Post
Why Trans Pacific trade pact is in trouble on Capitol Hill
The trade agreement, known as the Trans Pacific Partnership, has been in the works for nearly a decade and would more closely align the economies of the U.S., Canada, Mexico and nine other countries in South America and Asia.