Election Coverage

Election Coverage
12:26 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Mandel Proposes Replacement For Health Care Law

Republican U.S Senate Candidate Josh Mandel has released a 10 point plan that would be an alternative to the federal health care law.

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9:30 am
Tue October 23, 2012

VPOTUS Stumps In Northeast Ohio

President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are scheduled to appear today at a campaign rally in Dayton.

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9:28 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Controversial Billboards Coming Down

An outdoor advertising company says it's pulling voter-fraud billboards in Ohio and Wisconsin after complaints that they were meant to intimidate African-American voters.

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9:25 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Poll Shows POTUS Up 5 In Ohio

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows President Obama has a five point lead in Ohio over Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

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5:43 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Group behind redistricting ballot issue catches up on campaign

The group that’s backing a proposed change to Ohio’s constitution over redistricting is putting ads on the air statewide…..three weeks after the group opposing the change first put their spots out. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.

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11:08 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Incivility Continues As Campaign Season Drags On

Ohio has been a key swing state in the last three presidential races. But it likely has never been as polarized and bitter as it is right now.

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9:38 am
Fri October 19, 2012

AP Looks At Presidential Ad Spending

Independent groups supporting Republican Mitt Romney have helped him match or exceed President Obama's TV ad spending in dozens of media markets in Ohio and seven other swing states.

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9:32 am
Fri October 19, 2012

2nd Senate Debate Held In Columbus

The second debate in the U.S. Senate race last night in Columbus was heated.

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9:10 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Polling places prepared to help disabled voters

Ohioans who are vision impaired or are not able to walk easily should find it relatively easy to cast ballots at polling places.

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9:04 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Clinton, Springsteen, Strickland campaign for Obama in Ohio

Former President Bill Clinton brought some star power to eastern Ohio Thursday trying to stir blue collar support for President Barack Obama's campaign in the swing state. 

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9:58 am
Thu October 18, 2012

CMC Hosts Issue 2 Debate

State Issue 2 on the November ballot has strong coaltions of supporters and opponents.

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9:55 am
Thu October 18, 2012

County Residents Charged With Illegal Voting

Three Franklin County Residents have been charged with voting or attempting to vote twice.

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9:52 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Absentee Ballot Analysis

An analysis of absentee ballot requests by a University of Dayton history professor shows a significant shift in Republican enthusiasm since 2008.

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9:50 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Early And Absentee Voting Numbers

More than a million of Ohio's nearly 8 million registered voters have taken steps to cast a ballot.

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9:46 am
Thu October 18, 2012

POTUS Stumps In Athens

President Obama held a campaign rally at Ohio University last night, saying he has two daughters and doesn't want them to be paid less for the same job as a man.

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9:43 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Ryan Stumps In Ohio

Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan says the idea that Mitt Romney would raise taxes on the middle-class is a misperception being spread by negative ads from the Obama campaign.

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9:35 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Springsteen, Clinton To Stump For POTUS Today

Bruce Springsteen will join former President Bill Clinton at a rally today in Parma for President Obama's campaign, two days after the second presidential debate.

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1:24 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Supreme Court Decision Allows Ohio's Final Early Voting Weekend To Proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court sides with Democrats in refusing to block early voting in Ohio. The court today refused a Republican request to get involved in a dispute over early voting in the state on the three days before Election Day. 

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1:08 pm
Wed October 10, 2012

Obama's Secret Weapon In The South: Small, Dead, But Still Kickin'

Ron Blakey Northern Arizona University

Originally published on Wed October 10, 2012 3:10 pm

Look at this map, and notice that deep, deep in the Republican South, there's a thin blue band stretching from the Carolinas through Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. These are the counties that went for Obama in the last election. A blue crescent in a sea of red.

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12:52 pm
Wed October 10, 2012

Obama Rally At OSU

No Republican has ever been elected president without carrying Ohio, so it's no wonder both major party candidates keep campaigning here.

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