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Preston on Politics: Democrats prepare for the worstupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 09:29:00

It has been said over and over again: The 2010 midterm is the anti-incumbent, anti-Washington and by virtue of their position in power, the anti-Democratic election.

Obamas mix playful banter with hardcore political pitchupdated: Sun Oct 17 2010 19:37:00

At their maiden campaign event together for the midterm election, First Lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama mixed playful banter with a hardcore political pitch to re-elect Democratic incumbents in Ohio and across the country.

Convicted killer claiming innocence is spared death penalty in Ohioupdated: Thu Sep 02 2010 18:21:00

An Ohio death row inmate who has repeatedly claimed his innocence was spared execution, after the state's governor Thursday noted "legitimate questions" about evidence used to convict the man.

Fortune: Experience on Wall Street? Don't run for office.updated: Fri Jul 30 2010 04:26:00

Poor John Kasich. When he made that fateful decision in January 2001, he was just doing what politicians have done since time immemorial: he was taking a cushy Wall Street job between a couple of public office gigs in order to pad the family pocketbook.

Ohio executes second inmate using single-drug methodupdated: Thu Jan 07 2010 12:23:00

Ohio has executed its second inmate using a new one-drug method, officials said Thursday.

Court allows Ohio executions to resumeupdated: Wed Nov 25 2009 13:31:00

A federal appeals court on Wednesday granted Ohio's request to resume scheduled executions next month when the state will use a new, untested one-drug method of lethal injection.

Ohio governor delays execution amid confusionupdated: Mon Oct 05 2009 20:06:00

Ohio's governor granted temporary reprieves to two death row inmates just hours after a federal appeals court blocked the execution of one of them -- adding to the mounting confusion over the state's capital punishment system.

Execution problems prompt one-week reprieve for Ohio inmateupdated: Tue Sep 15 2009 20:27:00

Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland on Tuesday gave a death-row inmate a one-week reprieve after authorities tried for hours to find a vein to administer his lethal injection.

CNNMoney: Reeling states hit by April tax shortfallsupdated: Thu May 07 2009 13:16:00

State officials nationwide are wrestling with yet another round of budget shortfalls, this time due to plummeting April income tax revenues.

Ohio governor reduces sentence for man who killed momupdated: Thu Feb 12 2009 17:55:00

A man who stabbed his mother to death while on a crack-cocaine binge was spared lethal injection Thursday after Ohio's governor commuted his sentence to life in prison. The Close Contest in Ohio's Three Battlegroundsupdated: Sun Nov 02 2008 12:00:00

The big cities are mostly locked up, but Obama and McCain are trying to sway the swing areas in three key regions

Inmate takes too-fat-to-execute argument to Supreme Courtupdated: Fri Oct 10 2008 18:24:00

An Ohio death row inmate who says he is too overweight to be executed took his plea to the Supreme Court on Friday.

Obama VP team discusses 20 possible picksupdated: Wed Jun 11 2008 21:20:00

Sen. Barack Obama's vice presidential search team on Tuesday shared with a Democratic senator the names of about 20 people under consideration to be the presumptive Democratic nominee's running mate.

McCain, Obama and VP choicesupdated: Wed Jun 11 2008 21:20:00

CNN Deputy Political Director Paul Steinhauser goes over how deep the divisions are between McCain and Obama's positions. Ohio AG Resigns Amid Scandalupdated: Wed May 14 2008 19:00:00

Ohio's attorney general resigned Wednesday under threat of impeachment because of a sexual harassment investigation in his office and his extramarital affair Ohio AG Scandal Gripping State Polsupdated: Thu May 08 2008 12:40:00

Democratic congressional candidates are scrambling to distance themselves from Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann, who is caught up in a sex scandal Ohio Atty Gen Scandal Growing Tenseupdated: Tue May 06 2008 12:00:00

The political battle over whether state Attorney General Marc Dann should leave office has taken on the feel of a standoff

Prominent Clinton backer criticizes Iowa caucusesupdated: Mon Dec 31 2007 09:23:00

Days before the Iowa caucuses, a prominent Hillary Clinton supporter criticized the state's privileged role in the presidential nominating process, forcing her campaign to declare she did not agree. Ohio Gov Wants Disaster Declarationupdated: Mon Aug 27 2007 11:00:00

Gov. Ted Strickland surveyed the heavily flooded village of Ottawa and urged the federal government to declare a major disaster in north-central Ohio

Flood clean-up a nasty, difficult jobupdated: Sun Aug 26 2007 22:45:00

Ohio residents removed piles of waterlogged carpet, couches and upended refrigerators from their homes Sunday.

More storms hit Ohio; many in Midwest wait for power to returnupdated: Sat Aug 25 2007 21:10:00

Storms slammed rain-soaked Ohio on Saturday as hundreds of thousands of people in the Midwest were without power after their homes were battered by lashing winds and flooding rains.

Heat adds to Midwest flooding misery; new storms move inupdated: Fri Aug 24 2007 04:35:00

The worst flooding in almost a century forced hundreds of people from their homes in the upper Midwest, while more dangerous weather caused new misery and disruptions in the region Thursday.

Town dries as neighbor floodsupdated: Fri Aug 24 2007 04:35:00

Town dries as neighbor floods

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