Politics

Hamilton County budget
2:27 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Hamilton County employees not likely to see wage hike

Following up on the first of several public budget hearings, Hamilton County Commission President Greg Hartmann says he doesn't foresee wage increases for county workers.

"In our administrator's recommended budget there is discussion about giving raises to employees. As much as I would like to sit here today and say we can do that, I don't think it's consistent with where we are as a county and where this budget is," he says.

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Hamilton County budget
9:02 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

First budget meeting has common refrain

Springfield Township hosted Hamilton County Commissioners for the first of three public budget hearings.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

Hamilton County Commissioners held their first public budget hearing last night but the refrain was nothing new.

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Howard Wilkinson morning chat
9:17 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Howard Wilkinson's weekly morning Chat

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the tight Presidential Race in Ohio, the Vice President and President coming to Dayton and tonight's debate.

Impact Cincinnati
9:30 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Impact Cincinnati for October 25, 2012

Along with winning the White House this November, both major political parties are also hoping to gain a majority in the US Senate. One key senatorial race is right here in Ohio, with incumbent Senator Sherrod Brown, a Democrat, running against Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel, a Republican.

Join us Thursday morning at 9:20 October 25 to hear what both candidates had to say in interviews with WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson.

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Juvenile Court
3:07 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

County hires counsel following judge's directive

Judge Tracie Hunter
Credit Hamilton County Juvenile Court

Citing a conflict of interest, Hamilton County Commissioners are hiring an outside attorney to represent the county and a juvenile court employee.

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