Is Alex Sink Trying to Lose?
I wrote before that Alex Sink is making false promises by guaranteeing she can make Congress bipartisan as a freshman member of Congress.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
President Obama's budget document would boost NASA Glenn, shortchange Great Lakes cleanup
President Barack Obama sits with Emily Hare as she completes her spelling lessons during his visit to a preschool classroom at Powell Elementary School in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
Former FitzGerald spokeswoman Meredith Tucker to return to Ohio Democratic Party as...
Meredith Tucker, a political operative who has experience speaking for gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald and for state auditor hopeful John Patrick Carney, is taking over the messaging shop at the Ohio Democratic Party.
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.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Capitol Insider: Tress, when pressed, decided to pass
Some called Jim Tressel "the senator" when he was Ohio State University's football coach.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Youngstown men indicted for conspiracy, Asian carp and YSU announces...
Here are some of today's top headlines from around the area, including three Youngstown-area men indicted for conspiracy, Ohio officials are preparing for battle against Asian carp and Youngstown State University authorizes presidential search.
West Side and South Side Leader
Write-in candidates file for Primary, state issue added to ballot
The candidates have yet to be certified by the Summit County Board of Elections or Secretary of State's Office.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
President Obama announces two new manufacturing hubs modeled after Ohio pilot program
President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced the launch of two new manufacturing innovation institutes that will be headquartered in Detroit and Chicago and have Ohio participants.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Jim Tressel supporters say he should be president of Youngstown State University: Higher...
Jim Tressel, executive vice president at the University of Akron and former Ohio State University football coach, is again being promoted for a position he is not actively seeking.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
The Huffington Post
We have seen a huge transfer of wealth from the middle class to the wealthiest one percent.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
New Cedar Point ride, Madison trial pushed back and "real state of...
Here are some of today's top headlines from around the area, including a new ride at Cedar Point, We Are Ohio plans "real state of the state" and capital murder trial is pushed back.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
U.S. Representative Pushes For Familiar Face To Take Top Spot At Youngstown State University
The past year has seen a flurry of announced departures and arrivals at the top leadership posts of Ohio universities.
Quinnipiac poll: Ohio voters favor Hillary Clinton in 2016
Quinnipiac poll: Ohio voters favor Hillary Clinton in 2016 A Quinnipiac University poll says Ohioans would choose former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for president over six prospective 2016 GOP candidates, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
Flood watch through Friday; three arrested in Willoughby shooting;...
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Northern Ohio from 3 p.m. today through 10 a.m. Friday.
Support for Jim Tressel, Hillary Clinton for presidencies, fourth...
Here are some of today's top headlines from around the area, including support for former football coach Jim Tressel for YSU president, support for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for U.S. President, a fourth lawsuit filed over Stark County sheriff and bowling replaces donkey basketball for fundraiser.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Afro American Newspaper
Simeon Booker Deserves the Congressional Medal of Honor
Derrick A. Humphries is a founding partner of the law office of Humphries & Partners, PLLC, based in Washington, D.C. In December, Ohio Congressmen Tim Ryan, a Democrat, and Dave Joyce, a Republican, introduced legislation calling for the award of the Congressional Gold Medal to the famous civil rights reporter Simeon Booker.
Death penalty poll numbers and Ed FitzGerald's State of the County preview: Ohio Politics...
Death penalty questions round out the Quinnipiac poll. Ed FitzGerald prepares for his final State of the County while a fellow Democrat throws another jab at Gov. John Kasich for moving the State of the State to different venues.
Ohio governor, others to discuss manufacturing
Ohio's Republican governor and a veteran Democratic congressman are among business and political leaders scheduled to take part in a forum on the future of manufacturing.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Could meditation be the solution to Congressional gridlock?
Of all the ways to describe the atmosphere of Capitol Hill, "peaceful" is not usually among them.