Amy Murray http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati outlines bid for 2016 Republican convention http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-outlines-bid-2016-republican-convention <p>Update:&nbsp;The&nbsp;meeting to pitch Cincinnati for the 2016&nbsp;GOP National Convention has been postponed, see tweet:</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>The trip to Washington, DC today to discuss <a href="https://twitter.com/GOP">@GOP</a> Convention 2016 has been postponed to 3/21 b/c of the weather <a href="https://twitter.com/ChairmanAlex">@ChairmanAlex</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/greghartmann">@greghartmann</a></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 23698 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati outlines bid for 2016 Republican convention Can Cincinnati Balance its Budget? http://wvxu.org/post/can-cincinnati-balance-its-budget <p></p><p> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 23463 at http://wvxu.org Can Cincinnati Balance its Budget? Two Council Members not happy with solicitor demotion http://wvxu.org/post/two-council-members-not-happy-solicitor-demotion <p>Two Cincinnati Council Members are complaining about this week's demotion of John Curp from city solicitor to chief counsel for MSD and the Water Works.&nbsp;</p><p>P.G. Sittenfeld and Chris Seelbach questioned Interim City Manager Scott Stiles about the personnel move he announced Tuesday in a memo.&nbsp; Seelbach said he thinks Stiles made his decision based on the wishes of Mayor John Cranley or perhaps some council members.</p><p>"To me it just seems incredibly fishy, incredibly political and incredibly wrong and against our city charter," Seelbach said.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:42:17 +0000 Jay Hanselman 21927 at http://wvxu.org Two Council Members not happy with solicitor demotion Quinlivan asks that there be no recount in council race http://wvxu.org/post/quinlivan-asks-there-be-no-recount-council-race <p>Cincinnati council member Laure Quinlivan told the Hamilton County Board of Elections this morning not to conduct a recount of the 859-vote difference between her and Republican Amy Murray.</p><p>Quinlivan, a Democrat who finished 10<sup>th</sup> and out of the running for one of nine council seats, was entitled to a recount because the difference between her and Murray was less than one-half of one percent.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 17:30:44 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 20067 at http://wvxu.org Quinlivan asks that there be no recount in council race Automatic recount warranted in council race, but it is up to Quinlivan http://wvxu.org/post/automatic-recount-warranted-council-race-it-quinlivan <p>An automatic recount is warranted in the race for the ninth and final Cincinnati City Council seat between Republican Amy Murray and Democrat Laure Quinlivan, but it is up to Quinlivan whether the recount will go forward.</p><p>In the official count by the Hamilton County Board of Elections done this week, Murray led Quinlivan by 859 votes – within the one-half percent difference that triggers an automatic recount.</p><p>But Sally Krisel, the deputy director of the board of elections, said Quinlivan could ask the board not to do the recount.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:21:53 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 19977 at http://wvxu.org Automatic recount warranted in council race, but it is up to Quinlivan