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  1. Ted Strickland back in the political fray: Editorial Board RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland made it official Wednesday -- he will be challenging for the Democratic nomination to face off against incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman in November 2016. Strickland, elected governor in 2006, had the ill fortune to preside over Ohio during the Great Recession.


  2. New Cash-for-Clunkers Program Introduced in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2009 | Automobile Magazine

    An Ohio congresswoman has submitted a new cash-for-clunkers program that would give consumers up to $5000 for their clunkers to spend toward the purchase of a more fuel efficient model. House Democrat Betty Sutton calls her bill the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act.


  3. Rep. Tim Ryan declines to run for U.S. Senate against Rob PortmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 |

    Rep. Tim Ryan, a Democrat from the Niles area, announced that he won't seek the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Rob Portman. "With my new and growing family, I feel now is the time to be close to home," said a statement from Ryan.


  4. Support for Portman underwhelming as he faces re-election campaign, poll findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    So, 37 percent of Ohio voters say U.S. Sen. Rob Portman deserves re-election next year, with 28 percent opposed. "Sen. Portman is in a very strong position with twice as many Ohioans viewing him favorably than do the opposite," said Chris Schrimpf, spokesman for the Ohio Republican Party.


  5. Ted Strickland weighing U.S. Senate runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    Former Democratic Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland is weighing a run for the U.S. Senate seat held by incumbent Republican Rob Portman in 2016, sources said today. "He is seriously considering a run for Senate and he hasn't announced a decision," said Sandy Theis, who was an adviser to his 2010 gubernatorial re-election effort.


  6. Former Gov. Ted Strickland, Ohio's most formidable Democrat, will reportedly run for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Wow. The Vindicator is reporting that former Democratic Gov. Ted Strickland will run for the U.S. Senate against Republican Sen. Rob Portman, though Strickland has yet to say anything publicly. Sources close to the former governor say he isn't going to announce until February.


  7. Is Sherrod Brown interested in the vice presidency? Ohio Politics RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 |

    That unpretentious hair and wardrobe. That adoring union audience. Why isn't U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown getting more buzz as a national candidate for Democrats? The Washington Post's Ben Terris tackles the question in a new profile of the Ohio progressive.


  8. P.G. Sittenfeld assembles Senate campaign teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 |

    Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld, the first Democrat to enter Ohio's 2016 U.S. Senate race, has hired Ramsey Reid as campaign manager. Reid is a Cincinnati native who most recently worked for Battleground Texas, a voter-engagement initiative aimed at turning a reliably red state blue .


  9. Several Ohio Democrats Considering Senate PrimaryRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Roll Call

    Ohio Democrats are expecting a crowded primary to challenge Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, in 2016, and the recent announcement by Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld may have accelerated its formation. The 30-year-old Sittenfeld announced Thursday that he would get into the race.


  10. Portman Faces Challenge From Cincinnati CouncilmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WCKY-FM Findlay

    P.G. Sittenfeld says Ohio needs leaders who embrace technology and innovation to replace what he says are "career insiders in Congress" who have become disconnected from Ohio values, Ohio priorities and Ohio ingenuity. "It's clear that we need a new generation of leaders with a new style of leadership that's accessible and empowering of folks to step up.


  11. Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld launches campaign for Rob Portman's U.S. Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Plain Dealer

    Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld officially launched a U.S. Senate bid Thursday, following two weeks of exploratory fundraising . The 30-year-old, who also serves as assistant director of a community-schooling organization, is the first Democrat to jump into the race.


  12. Cincinnati Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld announces 2016 Senate campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Cincinnati City Council Member P.G. Sittenfeld declared his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate -- setting him up to potentially oppose incumbent Republican Rob Portman in 2016. The 30-year-old, in his second term in elective office, announced his pursuit of the nomination this morning in hopes of running against his fellow Cincinnatian to become Ohio's junior senator.


  13. Regional News Stories: Democrats Gearing up for 2016 Bid Against Sen. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Democrats from across the state are readying for potential bids against U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, the Republican incumbent up for reelection in 2016. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has more.


  14. Morning News and StuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Hey all. Hope your morning commute was safe and warm amidst the cold, nasty dusting of snow we got last night.


  15. Sittenfeld sets stage for Senate runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld has begun accepting donations to fund a Senate campaign but hasn't officially announced his candidacy.


  16. After blowout, where do Ohio Democrats turn?Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | News Herald

    After blowout, where do Ohio Democrats turn? After widespread defeat, Ohio Democrats look for new leaders -- including Cincinnati Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld? Check out this story on COLUMBUS -- Ohio, a famously purple state, gave Gov. John Kasich the fourth highest vote percentage among the 36 governors elected Tuesday: 64 percent to Democrat Ed FitzGerald's 33 percent. Two years after again delivering Ohio for President Barack Obama, Democrats failed to come close in any statewide races , handing Republicans their second-straight sweep.