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1:54 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Chabot and Wenstrup will work to get the budget under control

Congressman Steve Chabot at the Hamilton County Republican watch party
WVXU

First district Congressman Steve Chabot has been re-elected for a ninth term. He says he's willing to work with President Obama, if Mr. Obama is willing to work with Congress.


"We need to do what's right for the country and it's a whole lot better if you have a President working together. The President wasn't particularly interested in working with a Republican Congress recently in the last couple of years and hopefully that will change."

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Local News
12:42 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Jeeps and ground game won Ohio for Obama

Here are some things to think about while you are rejoicing over or bemoaning the fact that Ohio put Barack Obama over the top and gave him another four years at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.



Think ground game.



Think a Democratic electorate – particularly African-Americans – riled up over their deeply held belief that top Ohio Republicans were doing everything they could to suppress the vote.



And think Jeep.



Jeep, as in the vehicle Chrysler makes in Toledo, Ohio.

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Election 2012
11:07 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Senator Sherrod Brown Remarks

COLUMBUS, OHIO – After declaring victory tonight, Senator Brown lost his voice, and his wife, Connie Schultz, delivered most of this speech. The remarks as prepared are below:

Today in Ohio, in the middle of America, the middle class won.

Again.

Only a year ago we gathered to celebrate the defeat of Issue 2, an undisguised assault on the middle class.

Just like this fall, we fought back against secretive out-of-state forces that wanted to impose THEIR will upon OUR great state.

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Election 2012
8:05 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Hamilton County Results (Updated)

Some updated results from the Hamilton County Board of Elections:
Precincts Reporting 515 of 545

County Sheriff:
Jim Neil   189,356 52.64%
Sean D. Donovan   170,355 47.36%

County Prosecutor:
Joseph T. Deters   216,390 59.04%
Janaya Trotter   150,133 40.96%

Clerk of Courts:
Tracy Winkler   192,026 53.76%
Pam Thomas   165,167 46.24%

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