Franklin County Democratic Party City Council Selects Remy As New Member By Jim Letizia • Jan 9, 2018 twitter.com Columbus City Council last night appointed a local realtor and the head of Northland Community Council as the newest city council member. Draft Plan To Change City Council Structure Drawing Fire By Jim Letizia • Feb 17, 2017 A panel of people selected by Columbus City officials is scheduled to hold its final meeting this afternoon to discuss plans to change the structure of City Council. Ten People Running For Three Columbus City Council Seats This Year By Jim Letizia • Feb 3, 2017 columbus.gov The 2015 Columbus Mayoral race between Democrats Andy Ginther and then-Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott created divisions in the county Democratic party. County Judges Shy Away From Anthony Case By Associated Press • Aug 21, 2016 fccourts.org All 17 Franklin County common pleas judges have stepped away from hearing the case against former county Board of Elections director Bill Anthony. Elections Board Extends Anthony's Leave By Two Weeks By Jim Letizia • Aug 2, 2016 Franklin County Board of Elections The Franklin County Board of Elections has extended the paid leave of director William Anthony until August 15, following his indictment last month on tampering with records and theft in office charges. County GOP Endorses Ward Representation Ballot Issue By Jim Letizia • Jul 15, 2016 twitter The Franklin County Republican Party has endorsed the August 2 ballot issue to add ward representation to Columbus City Council. Jim Letizia reports. Ginther Announces Mayoral Bid By Jim Letizia • Dec 11, 2014 columbus.gov Democratic Columbus City Council President Andy Ginther has formally announced he will run for Mayor next year. County Democratic Party Chair To Resign By Jim Letizia • Jul 18, 2014 The man who ran Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's 1999 election campaign says he is resigning as chair of the Franklin County Democratic Party, citing health reasons.