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Gay Marriage Supporters Turn To Economics

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Supporters of gay marriage want a measure on the 2013 Ohio ballot repealing the 2004 ban on gay marriage.
7:25AM
August
2, 2012

Supporters of a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize gay marriage in Ohio have always contended the effort is about human rights and equality. Now they’re touting a new study that says same-sex marriage would help the state’s economy.

Joyce Beatty Captures 3rd District Primary

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Joyce Beatty addresses supporters after winning democratic primary in Ohio's 3rd district congressional race
2:19AM
March
7, 2012

Joyce Beatty wins four-way democratic race to compete for Central Ohio’s new congressional district in November.

Third District Primary Was Neck And Neck

NEW FINAL THIRD DIST
The new Franklin County congressional district
6:51PM
March
6, 2012

Mary Jo Kilroy concedes, losing her 3rd of 4 elections for congress.

Joyce Beatty To Permanently Leave OSU

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Joyce Beatty
4:22PM
January
17, 2012

Ohio State University vice president Joyce Beatty is leaving her post permanently as she continues her campaign for Congress. Beatty had taken a leave of absence to run for Franklin County’s new third District.

New Congressional Map Draws New Candidates

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The new congressional map has prompted additional candidates to run.
7:17AM
December
31, 2011

The new congressional map has prompted additional candidates to jump into Central Ohio races for congress.

New Map Moves Mary Jo Kilroy To Pat Tiberi’s District

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Former congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy of Columbus filed petitions for 3rd district race last week.
2:51PM
December
15, 2011

Mary Jo Kilroy’s plan to run for Congress in the new Franklin County district has been thrown a curve. The map approved Wednesday by Ohio lawmakers moves Kilroy’s Clintonville home into the 12th congressional district, a seat now held by long-time Congressman Pat Tiberi of Genoa Township.

Longtime Congresswoman Pryce Won’t Run For New Seat

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Deborah Pryce represented central Ohio in Congress for 16 years.
12:13PM
September
22, 2011

The former chair of the House Republican Conference says she’s done campaigning.

Former Central Ohio U.S. Representative To Run Again

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Mary Jo Kilroy, former U.S. Congresswoman
4:21PM
September 15, 2011

“I know what people need here, and that working people in this community need a voice in Washington.” Mary Jo Kilroy, former U.S. Congresswoman

Congressional Earmarks: Good Or Bad For Central Ohio?

12:00AM
December
3, 2010

Congressional earmarks have come to symbolize a bloated federal government and out-of-control spending. Earlier this week the Senate rejected a GOP bid to ban the practice. Despite their bad rap, Central Ohio earmarks are welcomed by local officials.

GOP Stivers Unseats Democratic Congresswoman Kilroy

12:00AM
November
3, 2010

After a second run for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, Ohio Republican Steve Stivers unseated his Democratic opponent.