2014 election http://wvxu.org en Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-12 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with Maryanne Zeleznik this morning about where the Ohio governor's race stands, less than four months from election day.</p><p>Addendum: There were other cities that have hosted both the Democratic and Republican National Convention in the same year - most recently, Miami Beach in 1972 and Chicago in 1952.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:49:53 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29435 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat At a financial disadvantage, the FitzGerald TV ad campaign has begun http://wvxu.org/post/financial-disadvantage-fitzgerald-tv-ad-campaign-has-begun <p></p><p>Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for Ohio governor, has been campaigning for a year and a half in his quest to oust Republican governor John Kasich, but this past week marked a first for the FitzGerald campaign.</p><p>For the first time, Ohio voters began seeing Fitzgerald, the Cuyahoga County Executive, in a 30-second campaign TV ad.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 29363 at http://wvxu.org At a financial disadvantage, the FitzGerald TV ad campaign has begun Early voting begins Tuesday for Aug. 5 election, but a slim ballot http://wvxu.org/post/early-voting-begins-tuesday-aug-5-election-slim-ballot <p>Tuesday is the first day of early voting in Ohio's August 5 election, although few voters in southwest Ohio will have anything to vote on.</p><p>Hamilton County has only two issues on the ballot - an additional 11.2 mill tax levy in the Lockland Local School District and the renewal of a five mill tax levy for fire and emergency medical services in Mount Healthy.</p><p>In Warren County, voters in the Lebanon City School District will decide a tax levy renewal that will raise $4.2 million a year for the next three years.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:18:28 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 28894 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-10 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>There will be no hot-button ballot issues to draw Ohio voters to the polls this November. WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson talked with Maryanne Zeleznik this morning about it.</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:52:53 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 28883 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-monday-morning-politics-chat-9 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>WVXU political reporter talked this morning with Maryanne Zeleznik about the Democratic candidates for Congress in southwest Ohio; and Ohio's chances of hosting a Republican or Democratic presidential nominating convention next year.</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:05:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 28629 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson's Monday morning politics chat