Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
The candidates made several appearances around Ohio on the same day a new independent poll gave the President a ten-point lead in the key battleground state.
President Obama and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio were rallying Columbus supporters around the same time Monday.
The President’s re-election campaign says he’ll host a rally in Schiller Park in German Village Monday afternoon.
Vice President Joe Biden rallied Democrats in Dayton on Wednesday, while Wisconsin Congressman and GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan stumped in Clermont County.
In a Mansfield rally, the GOP presidential nominee targeted the President’s economic record. The President’s re-election campaign says Mr. Obama’s policies have aided Ohio’s recovery.
Nearly 200 Ohio delegates to the Democratic National Convention are making their way home today from North Carolina. They got a send-off last night with an acceptance speech by President Obama.
The former Ohio Governor received stirring applause for his praise of President Obama and his continued criticism of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
About 113 Ohioans are among the delegates gathering in North Carolina for this week’s Democratic National Convention.
President Barack Obama has canceled his Labor Day trip to Cleveland.
Republican Josh Mandel’s comment that Sen. Sherrod Brown’s support of the auto industry bailout was “un-American” is bringing out veterans on both sides of the debate.