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Ohio Democrats Hit Campaign Trail On Labor Day

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Ohio Democratic nominee for Governor, Ed Fitzgerald hits the campaign trail on Labor Day.
7:27AM
September 1, 2014

Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings.

Kasich Campaign May Be Looking Past November

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7:53AM
August 21, 2014

When John Kasich met with supporters in Beavercreek earlier this week, he didn’t mention his opponent in November.

Kasich Maintains Double-Digit Lead Over FitzGerald

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A new poll shows that Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald has gained little ground against Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
9:08AM
July 30, 2014

The poll released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University shows Republican Kasich ahead of FitzGerald 48 percent to 36 percent. The same poll in May had Kasich leading by a 50-to-35 percent margin.

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.

Poll Shows Kasich Widening Lead Over Fitzgerald

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The survey said 63 percent of voters don't know enough about Ed FitzGerald to form an opinion of him.
8:16AM
May 14, 2014

A new poll shows Ohio Gov. John Kasich widening his lead over Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald with about six months to go before the election.

Fitzgerald Focuses On Kasich, Not Long-Shot Primary Opponent

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Larry Ealy is widely expected to lose big in Tuesday's race to be the Democratic candidate for governor.
8:57AM
May
5, 2014

There is a primary on Tuesday’s statewide Democratic primary ballot. But it’s not expected to be much of a contest.

Kasich’s Lead Tightening

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FitzGerald, the Cuyahoga county executive, delivers his State of the County address at noon Wednesday. It comes as the new Quinnipiac University poll shows Kasich leading FitzGerald 43 percent to 38 percent.
7:53AM
February 19, 2014

The latest independent poll in the race for governor shows John Kasich’s lead over Democratic challenger Ed Fitzgerald is shrinking.

Tea Party Won’t Challenge Kasich In May Primary

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Portgage Tea Party leader Tom Zawistowski, who's become a sort of spokesman for the nationwide Tea Party movement, says they will not present a challenger to Gov. John Kasich in the May Republican primary.
7:26AM
January 31, 2014

An Ohio Tea Party activist says they will not present a challenger for Gov. Kasich in the Republican primary because Tea Party candidates “are put under such scrutiny by the Republican Party.”

A Libertarian Candidate Joining Race For Ohio Governor

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Libertarian candidate Charlie Earl will announce his candidacy for Ohio governor in Tiffin.
7:08AM
September
19, 2013

The race for governor next year will get more crowded tonight when a libertarian candidate launches his campaign in Tiffin.

Fitzgerald Calls For Ethics Review Of JobsOhio

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Dem. Ed Fitzgerald is pushing the Ohio Ethics Board to investigate JobsOhio for possible wrong-doing.
7:56AM
August
2, 2013

An investigative report showing two-thirds of the board members for JobsOhio close ties to companies receiving benefits from the job program is getting the attention of a key candidate for governor.