After weeks of bad headlines, low poll numbers and disappointing fundraising, there’s a major shakeup rattling the campaign of the Democratic candidate for governor.
Former Cincinnati city council member and vice mayor Jim Tarbell is running as a write-in candidate for county commissioner against Republican incumbent Chris Monzel.
Tarbell filed the required form and paid an $80 fee today to become a write-in candidate, according to Sally Krisel, deputy director of the Hamilton County Board of Elections.
WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with Maryanne Zeleznik this morning about what is like to be a high profile race this fall because of the names involved - the race for Hamilton County probate judge.
Something is likely to happen in this year’s November election in Hamilton County that is pretty much unheard of.
The most competitive race in the county might be the race for the open seat of Hamilton County Probate Court judge.
There are others that might generate some fairly fierce competition, but there is nothing quite like the probate court race.