The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Space arrives in Washington
When congress again meets in a few days, Ohio will have a new senator and several new house members. Democrat Sherrod Brown moves from the house to the senate after unseating Republican Mike DeWine. Ted Strickland’s gone after winning the governor’s mansion. Republican Mike Oxley of central Ohio retired. And former GOP congressman Bob Ney’s awaiting sentencing for conspiring with convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
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