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2:25 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

Rand Paul wins conservative straw poll

WVXU political reporter Howard Wilkinson
Michael Keating

Kentucky's junior senator, Rand Paul, was the narrow favorite for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in a straw poll this weekend of over 3,000 conservative activists from around the country.

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.

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Political chat
8:56 am
Mon October 15, 2012

Political chat with Howard Wilkinson

Howard Wilkinson discussing the week in politics for 10/15/2012.

Inside Pitch
10:58 am
Thu October 11, 2012

Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge

Obama supporters will gather tonight at Molly Malone's, an Irish pub in Pleasant Ridge, to watch the 9 p.m. debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan.


The event begins at 8:45 p.m. at Molly Malone's at 1611 Montgomery Road.


Inside Pitch reported yesterday on local Romney watch parties. You can read about them here.

Inside Pitch
10:58 am
Thu October 11, 2012

Obama campaign holding debate watch party in Pleasant Ridge

Obama supporters will gather tonight at Molly Malone's, an Irish pub in Pleasant Ridge, to watch the 9 p.m. debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan.

The event begins at 8:45 p.m. at Molly Malone's at 1611 Montgomery Road.

Inside Pitch reported yesterday on local Romney watch parties. You can read about them here.

Inside Pitch
8:31 am
Thu October 11, 2012

First Lady headed to Ohio on heels of Romney tour

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.

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.

But, first, Romney will be campaigning in Ohio Saturday.

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