A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
All three of the main candidates have visited Ohio or plan visits in the coming days.
The leading Democratic candidates in Ohio’s May 4 U.S. Senate primary debated in Cleveland over jobs, trust and who can win the seat held for 12 years by retiring Republican George Voinovich.
Ohio officials are pushing plans to get Lake Erie, the shallowest of the Great Lakes, at the forefront of offshore wind power development.
The parties, speeches, strategy sessions and spectacle are over, and Ohio’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Denver will begin trickling back into the state today. Last night they heard Barack Obama accept his nomination as their candidate for president. Now the delegates must make Obama’s case to skeptical Ohio voters.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland joined otherDemocratic governors who lined up yesterday to criticize Republican John McCain and offered a chorus of praise for their party’s nominee, Barack Obama.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland today addresses the Democratic National Convention.
Issues facing Ohio were some of the main topics in last night’s Democratic Presidential debate in Cleveland. In the final head-to-head match-up before next week’s Ohio primary, Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama found some common ground on how to help the state’s economy.