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16 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Portman likely to pick '16 race early to help GOP

When it comes to U.S. Sen. Rob Portman's presidential prospects, the Republican says he is " going to see who's running and what they're saying" after the 2014 election and then decide whether to enter the race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tim Ryan, Ted Strickland, Ohio, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

Morning News and Stuff

Museum Center board backs revised icon tax, streetcar money wrangling goes on and Obama's D.C. fashion faux-pas The board of the Cincinnati Museum Center yesterday voted to support county commissioners' plan to fund renovations of historic Union Terminal , which houses the museum.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Tax, Cincinnati, OH

WMUR-TV Manchester

Political Standing for Aug. 29, 2014

Debate schedule The WMUR-Union Leader Granite State primary debates are next week.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Coos County, NH, US Senate

The Plain Dealer

Nina Turner on Ferguson, John Kasich on 'fire at will'...

Ohio Politics Roundup is your daily source for political news and notes in the Buckeye State.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich, Cleveland, OH

MarketWatch

In key race, Landrieu faces questions about her Louisiana residency August 29, 2014, 8:35 Am Et

The Pelican brief: Sen. Mary Landrieu claims her parents' bungalow in Louisiana as her own, bringing questions of the Democrat's residency to her tough re-election bid, the Washington Post writes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Republican, Scott Brown

Thu Aug 28, 2014

News Herald

Portman considering a presidential run

Sen. Rob Portman is considering setting up a presidential exploratory committee that would allow him to raise and spend money for a White House bid.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, 2012 Presidential Election

Real Clear Politics

Will 2014 Midterms Be a Wave Election?

Analysts are beginning to wonder: Where is the Republican wave? You can find Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley grappling with the question here , or Nate Cohn here .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Ron Johnson, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Tsunami, Natural Disasters

The Wall Street Journal

Portman Fills the Gap in the GOP Presidential Field

Sen. Rob Portman speaks during an interview in Washington, D.C., on July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitt Romney, Chris Christie, US Governors, Barack Obama

WBEX-AM Chillicothe

US Sen. Portman Visits Piketon A-Plant

U.S. Senator Rob Portman took a couple officials with the Department of Energy to the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon where uncertainly looms on the future of the site's reindustrialization.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Piketon, OH, Department of Energy

The Washington Post

Rob Portmana s presidential prospects

Sen. Rob Portman is reportedly considering a run for the presidency. He has not been on the radar screen for 2016, but that doesn't mean he isn't a viable candidate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Immigration Reform, Senator Marco Rubio, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan

The Washington Post

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It seems like not-very-smart diplomacy. "Western governments that overthrew Muammar al-Qaddafi but declined to disarm the militia that would predictably wreak havoc in Libya are now condemning the efforts of allied regional governments intervening to stanch the rise of Islamists who are dictating political outcomes contrary to election results.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Hillary Clinton, Israel, World News, Middle East, Sports

Politico

RNC spends more on Senate field efforts

The Republican National Committee will announce Thursday that it will pour an additional $8 million into get-out-the-vote efforts in targeted Senate races, another acknowledgment that reclaiming control of the chamber remains the GOP's top priority in 2014.

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Related Topix: Reince Priebus, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Michael Bennet, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, Senator Jerry Moran, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran

UnionLeader.com

Portman's good point: A leadership deficit all around

Rob Portman, Republican U.S. senator from Ohio, was in town on Tuesday. Portman, who has co-sponsored an environmental bill with Democrat Jeanne Shaheen, was here to campaign for Scott Brown.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Opinion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cleveland.com

Washington Post observes the 'remarkable implosion' of Ed...

Ohio Politics Roundup is your daily source for political news and notes in the Buckeye State.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Cuyahoga County, OH, Cleveland, OH, US Governors, John Kasich

Tue Aug 26, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Ohio's Rob Portman: GOP can win back Senate

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, speaks to the New Hampshire Union Leader Editorial staff, on Tuesday in Manchester.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Manchester, NH, Scott Brown

The Columbus Dispatch

Portman speaks in New Hampshire

Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio, who is considering a run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, told an audience in New Hampshire this morning that "the American Dream is really in trouble" because of the sluggish economy.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Leonardo DiCaprio delivers ice bucket challenge to Canada's P.M. Harper

A weekend visit by actor-conservationist Leonardo diCaprio to the vast Alberta tar sands project has left the Canadian and Alberta governments and oil industry hot under the collar.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Stephen Harper, Activism, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WKSU-FM Kent

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown says he has no interest in becoming president

"Q" is Canada's liveliest arts, culture and entertainment magazine. It's a smart and surprising tour through personalities and cultural issues that matter.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

WBNS

Brown Denies He's Eyeing Spot On National Ticket In 2016

Senator Sherrod Brown says "it's very cool" that several Ohioans are being mentioned to be on a national political ticket in 2016, but strongly denies it is something he's pursuing.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Republican, Hillary Clinton, US Governors, John Kasich

Business Journal

Good fracking day for American steel: Tariffs slapped on imported oil-country tubular goods

American steel companies complained they were losing market share in the booming market for steel tubes used in oil exploration because foreign manufacturers were dumping their tubes in the U.S. American steel companies won a victory Friday when the U.S. International Trade Commission slapped tariffs against steel tubes used for oil exploration ... (more)

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