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4 Candidates Likely To Appear On Columbus Mayoral Primary Ballot

4, 2015

The Franklin County Board of Elections says 3 Democrats and one Republican have submitted paperwork to run for mayor of Columbus.

Ohio Releases School District Allotments Under Kasich Budget

Governor Kasich's proposed two-year budget will cut funding for many school districts.
4, 2015

The state budget office has released preliminary district-level spending figures resulting from Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s hanges to the school funding formula.

Ohio Budget Director Defends Kasich’s Sales Tax Increase

Ohio budget director Tim Keen says Governor Kasich's proposed two year state budget gives Ohioans more control over their money.
3, 2015

ohio’s budget director is defending a proposed increase in the state sales tax, saying he believes reductions in the state income tax would allow consumers more choice in how they spend their money.

Poll: Hillary Clinton Leads GOP Field in Ohio, Ties John Kasich

Hillary Clinton holds leads over GOP presidential contenders in Ohio, except for John Kasich.
February 3, 2015

Hillary Clinton tops all Republican contenders for president in Ohio, except for Governor John Kasich where they are statistically tied.

Governor John Kasich’s Budget: Tax Cuts, Tax Hikes

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Ohio Governor John Kasich released his proposed two-year budget Monday.
2, 2015

Gov. John Kasich’s third budget includes another round of income tax cuts, and tax increases that he has proposed before – and lawmakers have rejected.

Columbus School Board Member Will Not Seek Re-Election

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Bryan Steward says he will not seek re-election to the Columbus Board of Education.
February 2, 2015

The Vice President of the Columbus School Board says he will not seek re-election.

Toledo Mayor In Critical Condition After Heart Attack, Car Crash

Toledo Mayor Michael Collins.
February 2, 2015

The mayor of Toledo is in critical condition after suffering a heart attack Sunday while driving around the city checking on road conditions during a snow storm.

Newspaper Says Strickland To Run For U. S. Senate

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The Youngstown Vindicator says former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland will run for the U. S. Senate in 2016.
30, 2015

The Youngstown Vindicator says former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland will run for the Senate next year.

Kasich To Give State Of The State Speech In Wilmington

Governor Kasich wants to give his State of the State address in Wilmington.
30, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is asking to deliver his annual State of the State speech in Wilmington, a rebounding southwest Ohio city hard hit by job losses during the recession.

Ohio Statewide Leaders Blast Proposed Marijuana Ballot Issue

Top Ohio elected leaders oppose legalization of marijuana.
January 29, 2015

Four of Ohio’s statewide officers expressed opposition to a proposed ballot measure that would legalize marijuana in the state.