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9 hrs ago | The Lantern

Study finds 61% of young Republicans support same-sex marriage, Ohio State students react

A float carries couples who were recently married June 22 on High Street as part of Pride Parade 2013.

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Related Topix: US News, Wedding, US Politics, Republican, Ohio State University, Mike DeWine, Ohio

15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Minimum wage, Chris Christie, health insurance in Ohio: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

Jim DeMint, the conservative former U.S. senator from South Carolina, recently claimed that Wall Street routinely gives more money to Democrats than Republicans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Chris Christie, US Governors, Jim DeMint, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn

19 hrs ago | ABC News

Prop 8 Lawyer's Views on Gay Marriage Evolving

The lawyer who argued before the Supreme Court in favor of upholding California's ban on gay marriage learned while he was handling the case that one of his children is gay and now is helping her plan her wedding with another woman.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Dick Cheney, George Bush, W., US Senate, Republican

Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

Portman balances gay rights, religious freedom

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman's expertise has fallen more into the areas of budgets and tax policy in the past.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Wedding

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WBNS

Sen Rob Portman Hosts Heroin Discussion

Anti-drug activists, community leaders, school officials and students are gathering in Columbus to take part in a roundtable discussion about heroin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Columbus, OH

UPI

Judge grants Ohio a stay of his order on recognizing same-sex marriage

A judge granted Ohio's request Wednesday to stay his order on same-sex marriages contracted in other states except for the eight plaintiffs in the case.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Committee meets to decide on keeping Brent Spence project alive

It could range from $25 million to the full $60 million. As for federal funding support, we're hearing everything from forget it to stay tuned.

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Related Topix: Kentucky, Kentucky Government, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Sen. Rob Portman weighs in on gay marriage in Tri-State

Tuesday, as he toured a steel plant in Carthage Tuesday to call for a simplified tax code, Portman, who changed his view about gay marriage a year ago, has reiterated his belief that federal orders are unwelcome.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Gay/Lesbian, Ohio

The Plain Dealer

Ukrainian Americans seek sanctions likely to affect Cleveland businesses: the Mix

As heavily armed, Russian-speaking men move through cities in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian Americans in Greater Cleveland are asking their elected representatives to help them support a homeland in peril--even if there's a price to pay.

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Related Topix: Russia, OH, Cleveland, OH, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Ky. Legislature working to keep Brent Spence project alive

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kentucky Government, Kentucky

Cleveland.com

Tax Day got you down? Have fun and make some lists with that tax-wonk senator, Rob Portman

It's Tax Day, the final day for filing your individual federal tax returns if you owe the IRS money.

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

Politico

GOP Senate may run purple

Much like the last four years of Majority Leader Harry Reid's tenure, when the Nevada Democrat relied on picking off swing Republicans, a GOP-led Senate would almost certainly be closely divided.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Joe Donnelly, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid, Republican, Mitch McConnell

Cleveland.com

Ohio EPA says Cuyahoga River sediment must go in disposal facility this year, not Lake Erie

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is still concerned enough about pollution in the Cuyahoga River that it decided against allowing dredged sediments from the river and Cleveland Harbor to be dumped in Lake Erie.

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Related Topix: Marcy Kaptur, US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Salem News

Sen. Portman talks jobs at plant

On Monday morning, he had one substitute for a few moments in the person of U.S. Sen. Rob Portman who climbed the steps to the cradle deck, manned the controls and poured iron into a mold.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Columbiana, OH, Columbiana County, OH

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Central Ohio mumps outbreak tops 200 cases

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Youngstown City Council is considering a move aimed at making the city's business district look nicer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Youngstown, OH, Bristolville, OH

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

U.S. Senator Robert Portman - Plan for Jobs and Economic Growth

Youngstown, OH - U.S. Senator Robert "Rob" Portman toured some plants in the region and outlined his and the Republican plan for creating jobs and prosperity.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Youngstown, OH, Columbiana County, OH

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Funds missing from firefighter treasury

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Youngstown City Council is considering a move aimed at making the city's business district look nicer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Youngstown, OH, Fire, Media, Television, FOX News Network

Cleveland.com

LaTourette campaign fund donates more than $12,000 to daughter's Ohio House contest

Former Rep. Steven C. LaTourette has been using his campaign fund to help other Republicans with their elections, including a gift of more than $12,000 to his daughter's bid for the Ohio House.

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Related Topix: Steven LaTourette, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Joyce, Representative Bill Johnson, US Senate, Mike DeWine

Examiner.com

Judge's ruling on out-of-state gay marriages spices up Ohio November elections

Marriage Equality on the statewide ballot this year in Ohio could be very bad for Gov.John Kasich and very good for his Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mike DeWine, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding

Daily Kos

Stephen Wolf's US Senate Race Ratings 04/2014 with Interactive Map

Following my initial outlook from January, this diary is my second quarterly update on race ratings for the US Senate elections in 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich, Ted Stevens

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