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The Columbus Dispatch
Democrats push for legal protection for gay, lesbian, transgender Ohioansthe state this summer to discuss the issue and pending legislation. Republican
Democrats push for legal protection for gay, lesbian, transgender Ohioans
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
the state this summer to discuss the issue and pending legislation. Republicans, who control both the Ohio House and Ohio Senate, scheduled sponsor hearings on two of the three bills, but made no commitments beyond that. On a related note,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich picks Democrat Petricoff to fill seat on PUCOmany of the electricity and gas suppliers that compete in Ohio's open markets.
Kasich picks Democrat Petricoff to fill seat on PUCO
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
many of the electricity and gas suppliers that compete in Ohio's open markets. With his appointment, which is subject to Ohio Senate confirmation, the PUCO now has two Republicans, two independents and one Democrat. The commission had no... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Democrats find new candidate for Ohio Senate seat in Franklin County The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackl
Democrats find new candidate for Ohio Senate seat in Franklin County
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know Democrats have... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Latest poll: Portman, Strickland tied in U.S. Senate racein Ohio. But that is an improvement for Portman, who earlier in the campaign wa
Latest poll: Portman, Strickland tied in U.S. Senate race
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
in Ohio. But that is an improvement for Portman, who earlier in the campaign was down as much as 9 points.” He added, “The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio Senate race in a dead heat between Portman, Strickland"is an improvement for Portman, who earlier in the campaign was down as much as
Ohio Senate race in a dead heat between Portman, Strickland
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
"is an improvement for Portman, who earlier in the campaign was down as much as nine points." Brown noted also that "the Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Portman, Strickland neck and neck in state Senate pollfor Portman, who earlier in the campaign was down as much as 9 points.” [Artic
Portman, Strickland neck and neck in state Senate poll
The Alliance Review / Posted 4 days ago
for Portman, who earlier in the campaign was down as much as 9 points.” [Article continues below] He added, “The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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Daily Mail
Poll shows Rubio would win if he seeks reelection to his Senate seatapproval rating and a 39 to 25 per cent favorability rating. He leads Strickla
Poll shows Rubio would win if he seeks reelection to his Senate seat
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
approval rating and a 39 to 25 per cent favorability rating. He leads Strickland among men but loses among women. 'The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Senate race tied in Ohio, poll finds | Ohio Newsyears old. Portman, who is seeking a second term in the senate, leads among men
Senate race tied in Ohio, poll finds | Ohio News
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
years old. Portman, who is seeking a second term in the senate, leads among men, whites and voters over 65 years old. “The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Senate race tied in Ohio, poll finds | Ohio Newsyears old. Portman, who is seeking a second term in the senate, leads among men
Senate race tied in Ohio, poll finds | Ohio News
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
years old. Portman, who is seeking a second term in the senate, leads among men, whites and voters over 65 years old. “The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
‘We can’t let him bankrupt America,’ Hillary Clinton says of Donald TrumpSome ignored the question. But Sen. Rob Portmangave the standard “no comment.”
‘We can’t let him bankrupt America,’ Hillary Clinton says of Donald Trump
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Some ignored the question. But Sen. Rob Portmangave the standard “no comment.” Portman’s name recognition problem: "The Ohio Senate race is unusual because it is the rare situation in which the challenger, former Gov. Ted Strickland, is better... Read more
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Roll Call
Democratic Poll: Ted Strickland Leads Rob Portman in Ohio Senate Race43 percent favored Portman, according to the poll conducted for Senate Majority
Democratic Poll: Ted Strickland Leads Rob Portman in Ohio Senate Race
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
43 percent favored Portman, according to the poll conducted for Senate Majority PAC by Harstad Strategic Research. The Ohio Senate race is a top Democratic target in 2016, when the party will seek to net the five seats necessary to ensure... Read more
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Roll Call
Gun Control Votes Become a Litmus Test for Political Givingpolitical arm has spent more than $1 million in the current election cycle, wit
Gun Control Votes Become a Litmus Test for Political Giving
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
political arm has spent more than $1 million in the current election cycle, with more than $550,000 aimed at swaying the Ohio Senate race in favor of Republican incumbent Rob Portman, who is facing a tough challenge from Democrat Ted... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, June 17, 2016letters to the editor that appear in the newspaper, Web-only letters have not b
Web-only letters to the editor, June 17, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
letters to the editor that appear in the newspaper, Web-only letters have not been edited. Limiting powerOn May 25, the Ohio Senate approved SCR15. This resolution “reasserts” the US Const. Tenth Amendment’s role in restraining the federal... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
State politicans mourn loss of George Voinovichand grandchildren and our colleagues at the Ohio Republican Party, as we grieve
State politicans mourn loss of George Voinovich
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
and grandchildren and our colleagues at the Ohio Republican Party, as we grieve the loss of a great Ohioan.” Former Ohio Senate President Stan Aronoff: "We have lost a wonderful, compassionate, tough, likable leader, father and friend. His... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Holmes County lawmaker among finalists for PUCO jobgovernor can pick one of the those or ask for additional names. His appointee i
Holmes County lawmaker among finalists for PUCO job
The Alliance Review / Posted 16 days ago
governor can pick one of the those or ask for additional names. His appointee is subject to the consent of the Ohio Senate. [Article continues below] The five-member PUCO is short one person, following the departure of Chairman Andre... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pregnant workers deserve reliefwith documented bias against women and high infant-mortality rates, working mot
Pregnant workers deserve relief
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
with documented bias against women and high infant-mortality rates, working mothers face a host of challenges right here in Ohio. Senate Bill 301 asks business owners to make reasonable accommodations for women working while pregnant, or soon after... Read more
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The Times Leader
Gentile officially kicks off campaignAlvanitakis. Speakers at the rally included Ohio Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, f
Gentile officially kicks off campaign
The Times Leader / Posted 20 days ago
Alvanitakis. Speakers at the rally included Ohio Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, former Ohio first lady Frances Strickland and Ohio Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni, D-Boardman, as well as Gentile. Cera gave a rousing speech, interrupted by much... Read more
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The Times Leader
Gentile officially kicks of campaignAlvanitakis. Speakers at the rally included Ohio Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, f
Gentile officially kicks of campaign
The Times Leader / Posted 20 days ago
Alvanitakis. Speakers at the rally included Ohio Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, former Ohio first lady Frances Strickland and Ohio Senate Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni, D-Boardman, as well as Gentile. Cera gave a rousing speech, interrupted by much... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Goddard's Law awaiting Gov. Kasich's signatureGovernor John Kasich's signature. Goddard's Law, or House Bill 60, passed in it
Goddard's Law awaiting Gov. Kasich's signature
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 21 days ago
Governor John Kasich's signature. Goddard's Law, or House Bill 60, passed in its final version by the Ohio House and the Ohio Senate. The law would make causing harm to a companion animal a fifth-degree felony. The bill states that "depriving a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Puppy-mill bill would erase home rulePolicy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion After listening to testimony on Se
Puppy-mill bill would erase home rule
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion After listening to testimony on Senate Bill 331, passed last week by the Ohio Senate, I read with interest the Tuesday letter "Puppy-mill bill sets standard" from Petland public-relations director... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the June 3 issue of The Daily Jeffersoniancompleting public improvement projects to hire local workers, under legislation
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the June 3 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 23 days ago
completing public improvement projects to hire local workers, under legislation signed into law by Gov. John Kasich this week. HB 180 passed on split votes in the Ohio Senate (23-10) and House (62-31) and will take effect in about thr... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Candidates line up for PUCO openingone of the four or ask the nominating commission to give him another list. PUCO
Candidates line up for PUCO opening
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
one of the four or ask the nominating commission to give him another list. PUCO mebmers are subject to confirmation by the Ohio Senate. Here is a partial list of the applicants, in alphabetical order: • Richard Bulgrin, an independent who is a... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Ohio legislation would create tougher penalties for hit and run drivers who cause injury, fatalityand run drivers who cause injury, fatalityMarc Kovac Dix Capital Bureau Publish
Ohio legislation would create tougher penalties for hit and run drivers who cause injury, fatality
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 25 days ago
and run drivers who cause injury, fatalityMarc Kovac Dix Capital Bureau Published: May 31, 2016 11:00 AM COLUMBUS -- The Ohio Senate moved legislation Tuesday allowing increased criminal penalties against individuals who flee accident scenes that... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Improvements made to Grand Lake St. Marys campgroundsadded twenty full service water and sewer hook ups. "It's great family value,
Improvements made to Grand Lake St. Marys campgrounds
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 26 days ago
added twenty full service water and sewer hook ups. "It's great family value, it's great entertainment," Zehringer said. Ohio Senate President Keith Faber says the campgrounds had a long history of being sold out. "Until Grand Lake had their... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Puppy-mill bill sets standardfor a purebred puppy. HSUS is right about one thing: We can end puppy mills. L
Puppy-mill bill sets standard
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
for a purebred puppy. HSUS is right about one thing: We can end puppy mills. Legislation like that recently passed in the Ohio Senate provides the highest pet-store buying standard in the country. Elizabeth Kunzelman Director of Public... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump’s Mission: Make America Great Again; Workers and Soldiers, United, Will Never Be Defeatedthe Iraq war and the other did not. The persistence of this soldier-worker spl
Trump’s Mission: Make America Great Again; Workers and Soldiers, United, Will Never Be Defeated
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
the Iraq war and the other did not. The persistence of this soldier-worker split became both apparent, and poignant, in Ohio senate election of 2012. Incumbent Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown, having built a reputation as a stalwart champion of... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Ohio Senate Passes Pet Store Regulation Bill The fight over puppies in pet stores moved on from Grove City council chamber
Ohio Senate Passes Pet Store Regulation Bill
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 28 days ago
The fight over puppies in pet stores moved on from Grove City council chambers to the statehouse senate floor. A bill that would regulate pet store sales statewide pushed forward, but not without... Read more
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The Times Leader
Sen. Gentile testifies in support of retired minerspromised. The act is sponsored by Democrat, Republican and Independent members
Sen. Gentile testifies in support of retired miners
The Times Leader / Posted 29 days ago
promised. The act is sponsored by Democrat, Republican and Independent members of the U.S. Senate. Also this week, the Ohio Senate Finance Committee voted to adopt a bill sponsored by Gentile as part of an amendment to a larger bill package,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Measure to forgive YMHA's Rockford Village bac-tax debt approved by Ohio Senatethat allows the Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority to correct an old rea
Measure to forgive YMHA's Rockford Village bac-tax debt approved by Ohio Senate
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
that allows the Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority to correct an old real-estate tax liability issue cleared the Ohio Senate and is headed to the governor’s desk to be signed into law. The measure passed the Ohio House of Representatives... Read more
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The News-Herald
Senate Bill 319 contains important provisions to help fight Ohio’s opioid epidemicis Senate Bill 319. Primarily sponsored by state Sen. John Eklund, R-Munson Tow
Senate Bill 319 contains important provisions to help fight Ohio’s opioid epidemic
The News-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
is Senate Bill 319. Primarily sponsored by state Sen. John Eklund, R-Munson Township, S.B. 319 was approved 33-0 by the Ohio Senate on May 25. The legislation now moves to the Ohio House. We hope that the state House acts expeditiously to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolersCPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point duri
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolers
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 30 days ago
CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point during their high school career. The Ohio Senate unanimously passed House Bill 113 Wednesday, and the Ohio House approved the bill by an 85-8 vote about five... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolersCPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point duri
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolers
Dayton Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point during their high school career. The Ohio Senate unanimously passed House Bill 113 Wednesday, and the Ohio House approved the bill by an 85-8 vote about five... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolersCPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point duri
Ohio passes bill requiring CPR instruction for high-schoolers
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 30 days ago
CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) at some point during their high school career. The Ohio Senate unanimously passed House Bill 113 Wednesday, and the Ohio House approved the bill by an 85-8 vote about five... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Medical pot bill sent to governorThe measure cleared the Ohio Senate by just three votes, and the House followed
Medical pot bill sent to governor
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 30 days ago
The measure cleared the Ohio Senate by just three votes, and the House followed by OK'ing Senate changes 67-28. The proposal, which Kasich has not committed to signing, would bar patients from smoking marijuana or growing it at home, but it would... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Online Voter Registration Passes HouseOhioans could possibly register to vote online beginning next year under legisl
Online Voter Registration Passes House
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted a month ago
Ohioans could possibly register to vote online beginning next year under legislation headed to the Governors desk. The Ohio Senate unanimously concurred with House Amendments for the approval of Senate Bill 63, establishing an online voter... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Columbus airport to be renamed in honor of John GlennOhio House on a unanimous vote and will head to Gov. John Kasich’s desk for fin
Columbus airport to be renamed in honor of John Glenn
The Alliance Review / Posted a month ago
Ohio House on a unanimous vote and will head to Gov. John Kasich’s desk for final enactment, following concurrence by the Ohio Senate on amendments. The legislation included a number of other provisions, including the creation of more than a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
West Shoreway renaming to Governor Richard F. Celeste ShorewayRep. Nickie J. Antonio (D-Lakewood) and State Senator Michael Skindell (D-Lakew
West Shoreway renaming to Governor Richard F. Celeste Shoreway
WKYC Cleveland / Posted a month ago
Rep. Nickie J. Antonio (D-Lakewood) and State Senator Michael Skindell (D-Lakewood) say Senate Bill 159 has passed the Ohio Senate, designating a portion of State Route 2 –- also known as the West Shoreway, beginning in Lakewood and connecting... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YARS gets $250K in state funds, news conference todayemergency-response staging area. Sen. Capri Cafaro of Liberty, D-32nd, announc
YARS gets $250K in state funds, news conference today
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted a month ago
emergency-response staging area. Sen. Capri Cafaro of Liberty, D-32nd, announced the air base funding after passage in the Ohio Senate, with concurrence later in the Ohio House. Youngstown-area lawmakers had pushed for the outlay to be included in... Read more

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