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Ohio’s Elections Chief To Discuss 2014 Voting Irregularities

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Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted to discuss potential illegal voting during Thursday news conference.
12, 2015

Ohio’s elections chief plans to discuss potential illegal voting activity in the perennial swing state along with his efforts to keep updated voter rolls.

Red Light Cameras To Be Turned Off March 23

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Red light cameras in Columbus will be turned off March 23.
11, 2015

In two weeks, red light cameras in Columbus will be turned off.

Ex-Ohio Lawmaker Sees Early Prison Release Denied A 2nd Time

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A court has denied an early release from prison for former Ohio lawmaker Clayton Luckie.
March 11, 2015

A judge has denied a former Ohio lawmaker’s second request for early release from prison.

Former Gov. Strickland, Councilman Sittenfeld In Primary Challenge

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Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and former Cincinnati Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld will face each other in the Democratic primary for a U.S. Senate seat.
March 10, 2015

Former governor Ted Strickland plans to challenge Republican Senator Rob Portman. Strickland will likely face an opponent in the primary, P.G. Sittenfeld, a Cincinnati City Councilman.

Sherrod Brown Backs Strickland Over Sittenfeld For US Senate

Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown endorses fellow Democrat Ted Strickland for Senate.
March 9, 2015

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is endorsing former Gov. Ted Strickland as the Democrat best suited to challenge fellow senator Rob Portman next year.

Cleveland To Host 1st GOP Presidential Primary Debate

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Cleveland will be the first site of debates in the Republican presidential primary for the 2016 election.
5, 2015

The head of the Republican National Committee says its first primary debate for the next presidential election will be in Cleveland.

Israeli Leader’s Scheduled Speech Splits Ohio Congress Delegation

Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) said during a Monday appearance in Columbus that he'll attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint session of Congress
2, 2015

Some democrats, including at least two Ohio members of Congress, plan to boycott Tuesday’s scheduled speech to a joint session of Congress by Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.

Local Health Leaders Push For Extension Of ‘CHIP’ Funding

Franklin County health leaders call on U.S. Congress to extend funding for a children's health insurance plan.
March 2, 2015

Central Ohio public health advocates gained some political support on Monday to keep funding intact for a children’s health insurance program.

Ohio Governor To Attend Netanyahu Speech

John Kasich is set to travel to D.C. to hear Israeli Prime Minister's address.
2, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans to travel to Washington to attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress.

Strickland To Run For U.S. Senate

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February 25, 2015

Former Ohio governor Ted Strickland is jumping back into the political arena.