Politics

Politics
12:00 am
Sun May 11, 2014

Tuesday's primary produced some races to watch this fall

Tuesday’s primary was a low turnout affair. There was no county in southwest Ohio where the turnout reached 20 percent.

So a relative handful of Democratic and Republican voters got to choose the candidate for this this November’s election.

Many of the fall match-ups are mismatches. Most of the state legislative districts are so heavily Republican or Democratic that the primary winners will almost surely be the winners in the fall.

And, in county races, incumbents – both Democrat and Republican – have a distinct advantage.

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Politics
4:00 am
Sun May 4, 2014

Voter supression in Ohio? It's up to the federal courts to decide

Ohio’s “Golden Week” of early voting – which Ohio Democrats love and Ohio Republicans hate – may make a comeback this fall.

When Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted and his fellow Republicans in the Ohio General Assembly cut the number of early voting days in Ohio from 35 to 29 and restricted early voting hours, there was no doubt the issue would end up in federal court.

It was just a matter of which group would get to the federal courthouse first.

As it turned out, it was the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Ohio Primary Election Preview

Ohio voters head to the polls Tuesday

  

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Dayton, Ohio Mayor Nann Whaley

Dayton, Ohio Mayor Nann Whaley
Credit Provided, City of Dayton

 

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Council Approves Bike Lane Plan

City Council approves Central Parkway bike lane plan.
Provided, City of Cincinnati

  

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