Tim Ryan Ryan Won't Make 2016 US Senate Run By Associated Press • Feb 13, 2015 cleveland.com Ohio Democratic Congressman Tim Ryan says he is not running for the 2016 Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Rob Portman. Ohio Congressman Switches Stance On Abortion By Jim Letizia, Ohio Public Radio & Associated Press • Jan 29, 2015 Ohio Democratic congressman Tim Ryan has switched his position and now supports abortion rights. Cincinnati City Council Member To Challenge Portman By Jim Letizia • Jan 22, 2015 City of Cincinnati Democratic Cincinnati City Council member P.G. Sittenfeld will run for the U.S. Senate in 2016, challenging Republican incumbent Rob Portman. Committee Takes No Action Against Congressman By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Dec 21, 2012 The U.S. House Committee on Ethics says no action is needed on a dismissed public intoxication charge against Ohio Democratic Congressman Tim Ryan.