Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown has introduced a bill for the Senate to recognize LGBT Pride month, claiming that President Donald Trump has not done so.
Several high-profile Democrats are reportedly pushing for former talk-show host and Cincinnati mayor Jerry Springer to jump in the race for Ohio governor.
The Business Insider is reporting that “Many said Springer, who sought the Democratic nomination for governor of Ohio in 1982 and remains active in state politics, could be a good fit for the current political climate.”
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Ohio Gov. John Kasich has been all over TV lately as he pushes his book ‘Two Paths.’
On Wednesday, he co-hosted The View and offered some thoughts on the feud between Taylor Swift and Katy Perry.
“Well it’s shocking everybody,” Kasich said after being asked by Whoopi Goldberg to explain the rivalry. “Don’t ever steal anybody’s dancers, is the message.”
The governor tweeted later that he hopes “these two can Shake It Off …
The Associated Press is reporting that an Emirati man detained at a Cleveland hotel after a clerk heard him speaking Arabic and thought he was a terrorist has sued the hotel chain, police and others.
“Ahmed Al-Menhali was staying at a hotel outside Cleveland last June when Avon police responded to a 911 call from the clerk’s family saying that the 41-year-old al-Menhali could have ties to the Islamic State group.
Jackie Borchardt at Cleveland.com is reporting that Michael Palumbo, a northeastern Ohio fire captain who fought for compensation and benefits for firefighters who have cancer has died.
“Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed the Michael Louis Palumbo Jr. Act in January. The law provides presumptive worker’s compensation for firefighters who are diagnosed with cancer, if the firefighter was assigned to hazardous duty for six or more years and if they …
Ohio Sen. Rob Portman made the rounds on cable TV today. He was on Fox News and CNBC.
He talked mostly about President Trump’s trip to Europe, the bombing tragedy in England and the administration’s budget proposals.
On the tragedy in Manchester, Portman said “this is a dangerous world.”
“It’s a three pronged approach. One is the military part we talked about and that is important to go after ISIS and that’s happening …
Ohio Gov. John Kasich criticized President Donald Trump’s budget this morning during an appearance on CBS This Morning.
The interview aired this morning on WHIO-TV Channel 7.
Kasich said “millions” of Ohioans would be impacted by proposed cuts, especially to Medicaid.
“The problem here is you can’t just take stuff away when people need to be healthy, they need to be fed,” Kasich said.
Check out the full interview here:
Congressman Mike Turner, R-Dayton, today announced that six local students have been nominated for the military academies.
The local nominees are
*Abigail Arestides, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy;
*Caleb Boon, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy;
*Kyle Roshong, Dayton, Air Force Academy;
*Holden Rushing, Kettering, Naval Academy;
*Kasen Stephensen, Bellbrook, Naval Academy;
*Marie Docken, Kettering, U.S. Military Academy.
“Every year, bright young patriots volunteer to serve their country,” Turner said in a statement. “I am proud to recognize these six students …
Former senator and 2000 Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Lieberman is getting a lot of attention lately.
The one-time Democrat-turned-independent senator is being listed as one of President Donald Trump’s possible picks to lead the FBI.
On this date in 1860, the Republican Party nominated Abraham Lincoln for president.
He was nominated at the Republican National Convention in Chicago.
Lincoln came to Dayton in 1859 and spoke at the Montgomery County Courthouse downtown.
The Illinois lawyer, who was traveling from Columbus to Cincinnati, accepted an invitation from the Dayton Republicans.