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Ohio RNC Delegates Look To The Future

Several hundred Ohioans will be at the Tampa Bay Times Forum this week to serve as delegates for the Republican National Convention.
27, 2012

Several hundred Ohioans are in Florida this week for the Republican quadrennial event – the national convention. WOSU talked with a few of the delegates who will attend the event to find out their expectations.

GOP Names Replacement For LaTourette On Ballot

David Joyce was introduced as the GOP candidate for Ohio's 14th Congressional District, which sits along Lake Erie in northeast Ohio and is seen as reliably republican.
13, 2012

Geauga County Prosecutor David Joyce will replace LaTourette, who’s retiring because of the increasingly-partisan climate in Washington.

Kasich, GOP Lawmakers Reach Compromise On Lake Erie Withdrawals

A satellite image shows a massive algae bloom in Lake Erie's western basin. Scientists have linked algae to water withdrawals, pollution, and farm runoff.
17, 2012

The Governor vetoed an earlier version of the bill after it was sharply criticized by environmentalists, former Ohio governors, and current governors in other Great Lakes states.

What’s The Impact Of Rick Santorum’s Withdrawal From GOP Race?

Posted: April 11, 2012

Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum has pulled out of the GOP race for president. What impact will it have on the race?

GOP, Democratic Party Chairs Fight For Their Jobs

Kevin Dewine (left) and Chris Redfern are both fighting local party leader attempts to oust the state party chairmen.
April 2, 2012

Kevin DeWine and Chris Redfern are fightling attempts from local party leaders to oust the state party chairmen.

GOP Leaders Increase Calls For Dewine’s Resignation

GOP leaders in seven of Ohio's most-populated counties signed a letter saying the differences between Kevin DeWine and elected Republicans are "untenable and irreconcilable."
March 21, 2012

Local GOP chairs say the differences between Ohio GOP Chairman Kevin DeWine and elected Republicans are “irreconcilable.”

Romney Squeaks Out Victory In Ohio

Mitt Romney at his Massachusetts headquarters on Super Tuesday night.
7, 2012

The preliminary vote count has Romney taking Ohio by a less-than-one-percent margin.

On Primary Eve, Race Is Too Close To Call

The latest poll from Quinnipiac University shows a ten-point swing between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney over the last week.
March 5, 2012

The latest poll of likely GOP voters in Tuesday’s Ohio primary shows a ten-point swing between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney over the last week.

Poll: Santorum’s Lead Shrinking

The latest Quinnipiac University poll says Rick Santorum's lead over Mitt Romney shrank three points between Monday and Friday.
March 2, 2012

Rick Santorum’s lead over Mitt Romney appears to be shrinking in the Ohio GOP primary race. The latest poll from Quinnipiac University gives Santorum a 35-to-31 perecnt lead. That’s within the poll’s margin of error, and down from the 36-to-29 lead Quinnipiac reported just four days earlier. Ohio primary voters head to the polls on [...]

Romney Labels Santorum “Financial Light Weight”

The former Massachusetts governor spoke to a packed crowd at Capitol University.
1, 2012

Fresh off wins in Arizona and Michigan, the former Massachusetts governor used a Bexley campaign rally to tout his record as a business executive.