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Ohio Governor’s Race Ads Pitched At Working Class

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Ohio Governor John Kasich and challenger Ed Fitzgerald appeal to working Ohioans in their early TV campaign ads
1:15PM
July 16, 2014

Working-class Ohioans: The candidates for Ohio governor want you.

Ballot Board Clears Language For Clean Energy Initiative

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Former head of the U.S. Energy Dept, Steven Chu talks about energy sources like natural gas and windmills.
9:57AM
July
15, 2014

The group “Yes for Ohio’s Energy Future” can now collect signatures for a ballot initiative to invest $13 billion in bonds into solar, wind, and other alternative energy projects.

Groups Hope For Raises For Ohio Elected Officials

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Some government employees in Ohio hope to see a little more money in the form of a pay raise
8:10PM
July
12, 2014

Groups representing elected officials in Ohio who haven’t had pay raises in years are hopeful that state lawmakers will increase those officials’ salaries.

Ohio Sen. Rob Portman Hints At Presidential Run

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Ohio's Republican U. S. Senator says he's considering a presidential run.
1:37PM
July
10, 2014

Ohio’s Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman has come closer this week to declaring he may run for president in 2016.

Ohio GOP Sues Fitzgerald Over Key Card Data

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The Ohio Republican Party filed the suit over Fitzgerald's refusal to release key card data for his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.
8:48AM
July 10, 2014

The Ohio GOP filed the suit against Ed Fitzgerald over his refusal to release key card data showing when he enters and leaves county buildings in his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.

City Promoter Hopes Cleveland Convention Pick Will Help Columbus

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Promoters of Columbus think the RNC's choice of Cleveland to host its 2016 convention will boost Columbus' chances with Democrats.
1:38PM
July
9, 2014

Columbus city leaders ponder what Cleveland winning the 2016 GOP convention means for Columbus’ chances of hosting Democrats the same year.

RNC Panel Chooses Cleveland For 2016 Convention

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The Republican National Committee has announced Cleveland as the site of the 2016 Republican National Convention.
11:40AM
July 8, 2014

A Republican National Committee panel chooses Cleveland to host the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential convention.

AG DeWine Certifies clean energy ballot issue

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The Ohio Attorney General today certified a clean energy ballot isse.
1:44PM
July
7, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today certified a petition for a proposed Ohio Clean Energy amendment to the Ohio Constitution.

Former First Lady’s Diamond Tiara Back Home In Ohio

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Ida McKinley wearing her winged tiara
8:24AM
July 5, 2014

A tiara that once belonged to President William McKinley’s wife has gone on display at the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum in Canton.

Dems to visit Columbus and other potential convention sites

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Democrats plan to visit Columbus and five other cities this summer to determine which one will host the 2016 Democratic Presidential Convention.
11:53AM
July 3, 2014

Democrats are planning to visit six cities this summer that are in the running to hold the 2016 Democratic National Convention.