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Bill Clinton Endorses Strickland For US Senate Race

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Democratic Senate candidate and former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland picks up an endorsement from former President Bill Clinton.
31, 2015

Former President Bill Clinton is endorsing former Ohio governor Ted Strickland’s U.S. Senate bid.

Clinton Leads Paul, Bush In Ohio Poll

U.S. Sen. Ron Paul, former Secretary of State and U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton, and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush are among the leading candidates, according to the swing state poll by Quinnipiac University.
March 31, 2015

A new independent poll says Ohio voters favor Hillary Clinton over other likely presidential candidates.

Democrats Urge Veto Of Portion Of $7B Transportation Budget

Democrats in the Ohio House want Governor Kasich to veto a voter requirement contained in the Transportation budget.
26, 2015

The state’s transportation budget is headed to the governor amid criticism from Democrats who claim a portion of the bill would discourage out-of-state college students in Ohio from voting in the swing state.

House Again OKs ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Ban; Senate Fate Dim

Members of the group "Ohio Right to Life"strongly support the so-called "Heartbeat Bill."
March 25, 2015

A ban on most abortions after the first detectable fetal heartbeat has once again cleared the Ohio House, leaving the rest of the two-year session for advocates to lobby the bill’s opponents in the Ohio Senate.

Dems, Students Criticize Voting Clause In Transportation Bill

Some Ohio Democrats say the provision in the budget will intimidate and disenfranchise students.
25, 2015

Some Democratic state lawmakers say they might vote against the proposed transportation budget because of a provision they say would restrict voting rights by making it harder for some college students to cast a ballot.

Governor Kasich Continues to Test Presidential Waters

John Kasich talks with attendees at Politics & Eggs in New Hampshire Tuesday morning.
24, 2015

Ohio Governor John Kaisch is making a series of appearances today in early-presidential primary state, New Hampshire.

Obama Uses Northeast Ohio Speech To Tout Economic Record

President Obama speaking in Cleveland on Wednesday.
March 19, 2015

President Obama came to Cleveland Wednesday, where he made his first speech before the City Club. While the Commander in Chief talked up his economic legacy and blasted the budget plans of the GOP, he followed the City Club tradition of taking questions from the audience.

Columbus To Challenge Red Light Camera Ban

Supporters of the cameras say they make roadways safer and save lives. Critics often call them invasive and money-making tools for municipalities.
19, 2015

Columbus city leaders say they will file a lawsuit to repeal a new state law that effectively bans red light cameras.

Trucks, Buses Could Travel At 75 Mph Under Ohio Senate Plan

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An Ohio Senate panel raised the speed limit to 75 on the Ohio Turnpike.
18, 2015

State senators have given the green light to a proposal to increase the speed limit to 75 mph for all motorists on the Ohio Turnpike and rural interstates.

Kasich’s Office: Trip For Netanyahu’s Speech Costs $3,462

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Ohio taxpayers picked up the tab for Governor Kasich's trip to Washington to attend a speech given by Israeli Prime Minister Benajim Netanyahu.
17, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s office says his trip to attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress this month cost taxpayers about $3,462.