WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the Cincinnati Mayor's Race.
Cincinnati Council Member P.G. Sittenfeld is not going to run for Mayor next year. Sittenfeld said this morning he'll seek another term on Council during the 2013 election. He said many friends and community leaders encouraged him to consider the Mayor's race."I enjoy the work on Council and I do feel good about the impact I'm having there," Sittenfeld said. "And frankly I want to continue a lot of the priorities I've started."
Hamilton County has a 2013 budget but unlike the past few years, the vote was not unanimous.
Hamilton County Commissioners are pushing back the date to pass a 2013 general fund budget.Board President Greg Hartmann's plan has two votes but he'd prefer to present a unified front and have it pass unanimously.Lone Democrat Todd Portune says, "no offense to Hartmann" but...
This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about a new role for US Senator Rob Portman and the activity beginning in the Cincinnati Council and Mayor's races.