Ohio Politics

Candidates for Ohio governor discuss plans for jobs, economy

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Mike DeWine and Richard Cordray both took part in a Town Hall forum with business leaders.Read more

President Trump to headline Republican state dinner in Columbus

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Trump also will attend a fundraiser while he's in town for U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci, who's seeking to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown this fall.Read more

Face the State with Scott Light | August 12, 2018

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This week on Face The State with Scott Light:Breaking down the special election - Troy Balderson claims victory in CD 12, but the outcome is not yet...Read more

Democrat Richard Cordray says GOP ads in Ohio governor race false

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Cordray and Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine are in a high stakes race to succeed Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich.Read more

Balderson on Franklin County comment: "That was a mistake"

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Candidate in hotly-contested congressional race addresses controversy over his pre-election comment.Read more

12th Congressional District special election too close to call; What's next?

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Troy Balderson claiming victory, Danny O'Connor not conceding.Read more

Late vote tally further tightens 12th Congressional District race

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A late addition to voting tallies in Ohio's congressional special election has further tightened the race.Read more

Troy Balderson declares victory in 12th Congressional District special election

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With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Republican Troy Balderson holds a narrow lead over Democrat Danny O'Connor in Tuesday's 12th Congressional District special...Read more

12th Congressional District race in dead heat as candidates make final push

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Democrat Danny O'Connor is facing Republican Troy Balderson in the fight to replace Pat Tiberi, who retired earlier this year.Read more

Trump casts midterm elections as a personal referendum

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Embracing his breakneck return to campaign politics, President Donald Trump on Saturday argued that Republicans needed to control Congress by casting the midterms as a...Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | August 5, 2018

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This week: We ask both candidates of the 12th congressional district questions that matter to your family: Taxes, guns and health care.Read more

Bill on military CCW fees enacted without Kasich signature

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich is allowing a bill that waives concealed carry registration fees for active military members and honorably discharged veterans to take effect...Read more

Governor signs bill increasing some drug penalties

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John Kasich has signed a bill that increases the penalty for some drug offenses involving fentanyl.Read more

Deadline nears for requesting Ohio absentee ballots

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Ohio election officials say voters only have a few days left to request an absentee ballot for next week's special elections.Read more

Kasich signs bill that strengthens distracted driving penalties into law

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House Bill 95 makes distracted driving a secondary offense that can result in a fine of up to $100.Read more

VP Pence campaigns in Newark, says Trump agenda needs Balderson in DC

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Voters to decide between Troy Balderson and Danny O'Connor in August 7 special election.Read more