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  1. McConnell scores early victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    The first month of the new Senate Republican majority didn't turn out exactly how Mitch McConnell wanted. But it came pretty close.


  2. U.S. should negotiate with, not invade IranRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.


  3. Kasich would spice up the GOP fieldRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich is an intriguing possibility for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.


  4. Senate chips away the rust during Keystone XL debateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    "This is different. We're just working our way through it. We're rusty," Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, told the Washington Examiner earlier this week.


  5. Senate passes Keystone billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, right, with John Hoeven, R-N.D., a sponsor of the pipeline bill, urges President Barack Obama to reconsider his threat to veto the measure. WASHINGTON - The Senate passed a bill Thursday to force construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, which President Barack Obama is certain to veto.


  6. Donnelly: Keystone XL Pipeline Promotes 'Economic Competitiveness...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... into law to end the long delay and move this important project forward." An amendment introduced by Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) that Donnelly helped approve includes initiatives that would encourage investment inenergy-and cost-saving technologies in ...


  7. Senate OKs Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Journal

    The Senate voted 62-36 on Thursday to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, escalating the fight between Republicans and President Obama over the long-stalled project at the heart of debates over climate change and energy security. Republicans in favor of green-lighting TransCanada's $8 billion pipeline to bring crude oil from Canadian oil sands to refineries along the Gulf Coast.


  8. Here are the Senate Democrats who voted for KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Want a list of Democrats to watch for bipartisan deal-making? Take a look at Thursday's Senate vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline. A bill that would approve construction of the proposed pipeline cleared the Senate on a vote of 62 to 36, with nine Democrats joining their Republican colleagues.


  9. Tim Ryan switches view on abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    A Democratic congressman who is weighing a U.S. Senate run in politically divided Ohio has publicly declared a position switch on abortion, saying Wednesday the decision is deeply personal and unrelated to any political aspirations.


  10. Here Are All The Extra Provisions Attached To The Senate's Keystone XL BillRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Thousands of protesters gather at the National Mall in Washington calling on President Barack Obama to reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, as well as act to limit carbon pollution from power plants and A'move beyondA' coal and natural gas, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. After three weeks of debating and voting on amendments to a bill that would approve the Keystone XL pipeline, the U.S. Senate is ready for a final vote.


  11. Energy & Environmental Update - January 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Energy and environment debates are heated in Washington this week, as the Senate continues negotiations over the Keystone XL pipeline and Congressional tax reform debates get underway. The Senate voted January 12 to begin debate on legislation to support the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.


  12. Ohio's senators back Columbus' bid for Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Ohio's two U.S. senators are urging the Democratic National Committee to have its 2016 convention in the state's capital. Democrat Sherrod Brown and Republican Rob Portman have sent a letter to the committee in support of Columbus' bid to host the event.


  13. Senator Rob Portman keynote speaker for Feb. 13 Guernsey County Republican Party Lincoln Day DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    United States Senator Rob Portman is the scheduled keynote speaker for the Guernsey County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner, scheduled to be held Feb. 13 at the Guernsey County Senior Citizens Center. Portman is a United States Senator representing Ohio.


  14. Portman, Sittenfeld staff up for U.S. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A veteran of the 2012 Obama campaign in Ohio and a political operative who helped save a flailing Senate campaign last year in Kansas will lead the two announced campaigns for one of Ohio's U.S. Senate seats next year.


  15. Around OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Aurora Advocate

    Senate committee assignments made Columbus - The state senator representing Portage County will return as head of a legislative panel that considers legal matters. Sen. John Eklund was named chairman of the Criminal Justice Committee and vice chairman of the Financial Institutions Committee.


  16. Why Not Sherrod Brown for Prez?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cincinnati CityBeat

    If you're a spectator of Democratic Party politics right about now, you've probably watched the 2016 presidential election sweepstakes unfolding with interest. Dems probably won't get close to the huge stable of potential nominees the Republican Party is currently wrangling with, and Hillary Clinton seems to have the nomination locked up.


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

    19 hrs ago | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Developer's plans for northern OTR expand; Ohio congressman flips, now supports women's right to choose; why we love cars so dang much Morning all. Here's what's happening around town today.


  18. Ryan Changes Abortion PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    ... is bogus. Ryan has been widely mentioned as a possible Democratic candidate to run against Republican US Senator Rob Portman in 2016. And Gonadakis believes Ryan's decision on this issue is politically motivated. "Now as he puts his finger in the ...


  19. Final Keystone vote expected ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hill

    The Senate is poised to vote Thursday on final passage of a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, bringing the legislation one step closer to President Obama's desk. At least 60 senators are expected to vote to approve the pipeline, and it's possible the legislation could get 63 votes, including nine Democrats.


  20. The Extinction of Pro-Life Democrats in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... around the country for the past couple of years" in preparation for a 2016 challenge to GOP Senator Rob Portman. Ryan denies politics is involved, saying: "The reality is, this is just where my heart is right now." The reality is that the Democratic ...