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A Vote for Civility and Common Purpose

E. Gordon Gee | Posted 01.06.2013 | College
E. Gordon Gee

We all know that campaigns can be vitriolic. But none, it seems, have been as polarizing or highly charged as this. Over the past year, I have often asked myself: What has happened to the art of civility and the value of compromise?

Mark Blumenthal

New Polls Show Obama's Ohio Edge Holding

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than a week remaining before results are counted, the presidential race remains remarkably close, with President Barack Obama ...

Jon Ward

Obama, Romney Campaigns Take Different Approaches To Door-Knocking In Ohio

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -- Samuel Taylor held his clipboard of addresses Saturday while telling a reporter about what's it like to be an openly gay supporter of ...

Obama Campaign Hits Back At Romney Jeep Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

As Mitt Romney's campaign faces criticism for airing a misleading ad about the auto industry, which suggests that Chrysler is moving production of Jee...

Obama Campaign Releases Ohio-Centric Campaign Ad Touting Auto Bailout, Knocking Romney

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new Ohio-centric television ad Friday, touting his administration's bailout of the auto indust...

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen Sings His Endorsement For Obama In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

While stumping for President Barack Obama in Ohio on Thursday, rock star Bruce Springsteen pledged his support for the president's reelection bid in t...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Show Of Compassion Toward Middle Class Leaves Ohio Voters Unconvinced

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

DAYTON, Ohio -- Kelly McCoy, a 40-year-old single mother of two, lives in a low-income neighborhood here. As she browses the aisles of Deals, a thrift...

Jon Ward

Obama Campaign Manager: Even If Romney Surges, 'We're Going To Be OK'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO – "Let me show you what kind of advantage we have," said Jim Messina, springing out of a chair in his downtown office. Messina, the 42-ye...

Economic Uptick Could Secure Battleground Victory For Obama

AP | SHARON COHEN | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -- In this crucial battleground in campaign 2012, William Healy and Joe Halter stand on opposing sides of the great divide: How to jump-s...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Moves Frantically Catch Obama's Ohio Ground Game

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.28.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- In a nondescript office inside a nondescript row of buildings along an entirely nondescript street on the outskirts of town, Rick Da...

CAPTION CONTEST: Obama Looks Really, Really Excited

Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama campaigned in Ohio on Wednesday, and something must have really excited him following a speech at Kent State University: (...

Obama, Romney Duel In Battleground State

AP | BEN FELLER and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Slipping in states that could sink his presidential bid, Republican Mitt Romney declared Wednesday that "I care about the pe...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Jerry Springer Calls President Obama ‘Truly Exceptional'

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 07.17.2012 | Celebrity

Before taking the stage Monday at the Cincinnati Music Hall ballroom, President Barack Obama met with a group of supporters backstage, including talk ...

Obama Touts Key Policies In Battleground State

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics

CINCINNATI — President Barack Obama on Monday mocked Mitt Romney's economic vision, saying the only jobs plan his Republican rival has would cre...

Obama, Romney Face Off In Swing State Duel

AP | JULIE PACE and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

CLEVELAND -- President Barack Obama cast his re-election race against Republican Mitt Romney as the economic choice of a lifetime on Thursday, seeking...

Obama, Romney Face Off In Key State

Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

By BEN FELLER AND STEVE PEOPLES, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Sharpening the choice for the nation, President Barack Obama and Republican pre...

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Strikes Squarely At Romney's Swiss Bank Account

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Mitt Romney campaigned across Ohio during the Republican primary, there was a sense that his message of adding a private-sector touch...

Sam Stein

Romney's Swiss Bank Account Will Hurt Him In Ohio, Former Gov. Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's Ohio primary win Tuesday night may end up being the critical step in eventually netting him the GOP presidential nomination. But it also...

Obama Blasts Bush Tax Cuts, Calls Out John Boehner In Ohio Economic Speech

AP | JULIE PACE and TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CLEVELAND — Politically weakened but refusing to bend, President Barack Obama insisted Wednesday that Bush-era tax cuts be cut off for the wealt...

Obama Talks Jobs, Economy In Ohio: Not 'Where We Need To Be Yet'

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — President Barack Obama focused attention Friday on construction jobs created by the federal stimulus law while acknowledging th...

Obama Camp Knocks On Million Doors In Ohio Today

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama campaign knocked on a million doors in Ohio -- today. So his Ohio communications director, Isaac Baker, tells Victoria McGrane....

Ohioans Vote Early in Large Numbers

Claudia Cruz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Claudia Cruz

An off-week for the Ohio State football team possibly swelled the number of Franklin County Ohio voters that stood outside of Veterans Memorial to vot...

Poll: Obama Up In Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With less than a week of campaigning left, Democrat Barack Obama is holding stable or growing leads over Republican John McCain in Nevada, North Carol...

Dems Target Young People, Homeless In Ohio

AP | STEPHEN MAJORS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Democrat Barack Obama's presidential campaign blitzed bars and advocates for the homeless have lined up vans to ferry potential...

Hillary: Give Cash To Obama In "Pivotal State" Of Ohio

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary just held a private conference call with Ohio Governor Ted Strickland and dozens of donors to her campaign and to Ohio Dems, urging them to pl...