WOSU News Archives For: August 16, 2007

Ohio’s Zack Space: The Accidental Congressman?

Rep. Zack Space meets with hospital officials in Nelsonville, OH. Space represents the 18th congressional district.
12:00AM
August 16, 2007

First term Rep. Zack Space is back home in Ohio’s 18th District making the rounds while Congress is in summer recess. Some critics call him ‘the accidental congressman.’ Space, a Democrat, is the first to admit he would not be in office today had it not been for the downfall of his predecessor, Republican Bob Ney. Even though the next election is more than a year away, Space is already campaigning. And so is the opposition.

Former Attorney General Petro considers Congress

12:00AM
August
16, 2007

Now that Congresswoman Deborah Pryce has announced her intent to retire, the Ohio Republican Party will soon be seeking a candidate to run in 2008.

Pryce will not seek 9th term

12:00AM
August
16, 2007

Congresswoman Deborah Pryce of Upper Arlington says she won’t run for a ninth term.In a news release, she says there’s never a good time to leave a job you love, but for her, the right time is now.