Inside Pitch http://wvxu.org en Rand Paul wins conservative straw poll http://wvxu.org/post/rand-paul-wins-conservative-straw-poll <p>Kentucky's junior senator, Rand Paul, was the narrow favorite for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in a straw poll this weekend of&nbsp;over 3,000 conservative activists from around the country.</p><p>CPAC (the Conservative Political Action Committee) held a three-day gathering in a Maryland suburb of Washington, D.C.; and participants voted online for who they would like to see carry the presidential banner for the GOP in 2016.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:25:41 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 10421 at http://wvxu.org Rand Paul wins conservative straw poll Political chat with Howard Wilkinson http://wvxu.org/post/political-chat-howard-wilkinson <P>Howard Wilkinson discussing the week in politics for 10/15/2012.</P> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:56:43 +0000 Jay Hanselman 5020 at http://wvxu.org Political chat with Howard Wilkinson Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge http://wvxu.org/post/obama-campaign-holding-debate-watch-party-pleasant-ridge-0 <P>Obama supporters will gather tonight at Molly Malone's, an Irish pub&nbsp;in Pleasant Ridge, to watch the 9 p.m. debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan.</P> <P>The event begins at 8:45 p.m. at Molly Malone's at 1611 Montgomery Road.</P> <P>Inside Pitch reported yesterday on local Romney watch parties. You can read about them <A href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/romneys-son-watch-veep-debate-ryans-college-town">here.</A></P> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 14:58:36 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 4912 at http://wvxu.org Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge http://wvxu.org/post/obama-campaign-holding-debate-watch-party-pleasant-ridge <p>Obama supporters will gather tonight at Molly Malone's, an Irish pub&nbsp;in Pleasant Ridge, to watch the 9 p.m. debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan.</p><p>The event begins at 8:45 p.m. at Molly Malone's at 1611 Montgomery Road.</p><p>Inside Pitch reported yesterday on local Romney watch parties. You can read about them <a href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/romneys-son-watch-veep-debate-ryans-college-town">here.</a></p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 14:58:30 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 4911 at http://wvxu.org Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge First Lady headed to Ohio on heels of Romney tour http://wvxu.org/post/first-lady-headed-ohio-heels-romney-tour <p>First Lady Michelle Obama will hold Ohio campaign events Monday in Delaware and Cleveland Monday, two days after Mitt Romney makes stops in Lebanon and Portsmouth.</p><p>The First Lady will hold a noon hour rally Monday at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware and a 5 p.m. event at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland - both rallies aimed at encouraging college students to vote early and encourage their friends to do so.</p><p>But, first, Romney will be campaigning in Ohio Saturday.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 12:31:03 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 4905 at http://wvxu.org First Lady headed to Ohio on heels of Romney tour