The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
The Ohio Democratic Party is going to the Ohio Supreme Court over the recent Congressional redistricting map approved by majority Republicans.
After four years representing Ohio’s 18th Congressional district, Democratic Representative Zack Space was defeated by Republican Bob Gibbs.
A federal judge in Columbus says he’ll rule by Thursday on whether 1,000 disputed provisional ballots should be counted. The ballots were cast in Franklin County and could determine the outcome of the 15th Congressional District race.
Election 08 continues in the Ohio Supreme Court where the campaign of 15th congressional district hopeful Steve Stivers filed a lawsuit against the Secretary of State over how provisional ballots are counted.
Provisional Ballots, Computer Glitches, Poll Worker and Voter Errors All Part of Election Day Headaches, Delays
The Franklin County Board of Elections today is correcting some ballot counts and processing more than 27,000 provisional ballots in a bid to put the wraps on Election 2008. But a Congressional race hangs in the balance.
Voters in Ohio’s 15th Congressional District will have to wait for final results where initial results show Republican Steve Stivers leading Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy by a fraction of a point.
Just like it was two years ago the results of the race in the 15th Congressional District are extremely close. Right now Republican Steve Stivers leads Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy by only 321 votes out of about a quarter of a million votes cast. Slowing the process is the large number of absentee ballots cast Monday and and paper ballots cast on Election Day.
The candidates for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District squared off for a debate at COSI Thursday night. Republican incumbent Pat Tiberi faced his Democratic challenger David Robinson in a one-hour exchange that included discussions about the economy, health care and social security.
Republican Steve Stivers, Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy and Independent Don Elijah Eckhart met up for a debate at WOSU at COSI. The three candidates vying for Ohio’s 15th Congressional District seat threw very few proverbial punches.
U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi campaigned in Columbus today for democratic congressional candidate Mary Jo Kilroy. Kilroy and Republican Steve Stivers are the major candidates for the 15th district seat being vacated by Representative Deborah Pryce.