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Ohio Primary

GOP Leader: Ohio Voters Have Had 'Enough Of It'

Solon Patch | Chris Mazzolini | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

For Romney, an Ohio win gives him more momentum after his wins in Michigan and Arizona. A Santorum victory throws Romney's status as front runner in f...

Santorum Hopes For Gingrich Help

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Short on money and staff, Rick Santorum needs help to remain a viable threat to front-runner Mitt Romney in the race for the ...

Live Updates: Countdown To Super Tuesday

Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

The race for the Republican presidential nomination turns to Super Tuesday, when votes will be held in ten states. Mitt Romney currently leads the ...

Santorum Knows What He Has To Do

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Rick Santorum says he's counting on Washington state, Ohio, Oklahoma and Tennessee to prove he can win across the country and b...

Conventional Wisdom May Not Hold True For Romney

RealClearPolitics | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

Some strange conventional wisdom has been floating around in recent days: If Mitt Romney were to win Michigan's primary, he'd almost naturally do the ...

Santorum Looks To Must-Win State

Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics

By Sam Youngman After missing a golden opportunity to dethrone the front-runner, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum has begun to r...

Romney-Santorum Clash Turns To New Front

Posted 02.27.2012 | Politics

By THOMAS BEAUMONT, ASSOCIATED PRESS FLINT, Mich. — Regardless of the outcome of Republican presidential primaries in Michigan and Arizona on Tue...

Romney Tries To Link Santorum With Democrats

AP | Posted 04.21.2012 | Politics

CINCINNATI — Mitt Romney says rival Rick Santorum is "no longer a budget hawk" and that he'd do a better job controlling spending as president. ...

Jon Ward

Santorum Puts Libertarian Spin On Bush's Compassionate Conservatism | Jon Ward | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rick Santorum is trying to bring back a version of George W. Bush's compassionate conservatism, with one major difference: very little t...

Santorum Pinpoints 'Ground Zero' In GOP Race

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Lashing out on two fronts, Rick Santorum on Saturday questioned President Barack Obama's Christian values and attacked GOP riva...

Elise Foley

Rick Santorum Picks Up Key Ohio Endorsement | Elise Foley | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

In a surprising reversal, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine switched his endorsement from Mitt Romney to Rick Santorum Friday in Columbus, Ohio. "F...

Joe The Plumber Picks Up Endorsement In House Run

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Early voting in Ohio's primary election began Tuesday with news that Joseph Wurzelbacher, also known as Joe the Plumber, had received an endorsement i...

Failure Trips Up GOP Candidates

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Several of the Republican candidates for president have failed to get on the ballot in some primaries or failed to file full slates of delegates in ot...

Ohio Underdog: Surya Yalamanchili Wins Primary for U.S. House (VIDEO)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Wellington Ennis

In a race that drew national attention in its closing days over allegations of race-baiting and conspiracies, the winner of the Democratic Primary for U.S. Representative in Ohio's 2nd Congressional District is political newcomer, Surya Yalamanchili.

Women Need an Establishment of Their Own

Sam Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Bennett

As a former Congressional candidate, I can tell you it's tough out there for women. In fact, it's more than tough - what women candidates experience c...

Jennifer Brunner: Changing the Political Paradigm

Sam Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Bennett

This post was submitted by Julie Daniels, WCF Political Programs Manager. WCF believes so strongly in Jennifer Brunner's candidacy that they sent Juli...

The Case of Jennifer Brunner: Does Ohio Reject Women Candidates?

Sam Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Bennett

Why are Ohio political leaders on both sides of the aisle deliberately keeping women out of higher office?

Wall Street and the Reform Bandwagon in Congress: Watch Them

Jennifer Brunner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jennifer Brunner

Ever since I began my campaign for the U.S. Senate, there's been one subject that raises my ire more than any other--banks and financial institutions ...

Just Another Super Tuesday: Huck's Out, McCain's In, And Hillary's Staying Put

Glynnis MacNicol and Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Glynnis MacNicol and Rachel Sklar

Tim Russert seems apoplectic with joy that this will be going on 'til June. Wow. This campaign is never-ending.

Hillary Banks On Fear Mongering As Key To Tuesday Victories

The Swamp | Rick Pearson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Hillary Clinton made it clear to reporters aboard her campaign plane today that in the final days of the Texas-Ohio delegate spectacular, her...

Ohio Superdelegate Chris Redfern: Primary Results Not Evidence Of November Viability

The Other Paper | Dan Williamson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A pop quiz from [Ohio Superdelegate] Chris Redfern: "Who won Mississippi in 1976?" Uh, Jimmy Carter? "You'd be one of the few who know that," Redfer...

Clinton Picks Up Momentum Post-Ohio And Texas

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

Monday's polls hinted at a Clinton comeback in Ohio and in Texas, which prepared us for what came yesterday night. Now, surveys are registering Clinto...

Hillary Wins; Limbaugh is Laughing

Jon Wiener | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jon Wiener

Tuesday night was a good night for Rush Limbaugh. "I want Hillary to stay in this," he said on Fox News, because "I want the Democrats to lose. They'...

It's 3 a.m. and Hillary's Dreaming

Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marc Cooper

There is no plausible scenario in which Clinton can win the nomination. At least, not democratically.

Obama Wins Maryland Primary

James Freedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
James Freedman

Barack Obama won Maryland's Democratic primary yesterday, continuing his post-Super Tuesday winning streak and building momentum in a race that is sti...