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State's Top Republicans Face Criticism From Their Own Party

AP | DAN SEWELL and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 12.28.2013 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Conservative restlessness within their own party poses challenges to three Republican stars in the battleground state of Ohio,...

State Republican Party Goes To War With Itself

The Daily Beast | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

So goes Ohio, so goes the nation. ...

GOP Proposal Finds New Way To Discourage Student Voters

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

A new effort from Republican lawmakers in the Ohio House of Representatives would financially punish state universities for helping out-of-state stude...

Sam Stein

Ohio Republicans Send Out Anti-China Mailer

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Anti-China sentiment can be politically persuasive in the Midwest, which is still stinging from years of manufacturing jobs being outsou...

Luke Johnson

Ohio GOP Election Official On Controversial Comments: 'I Regret That'

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

Doug Priesse, an Ohio GOP election official, expressed regret Monday for a controversial remark about black voters that fanned the flames in the conte...

Republican Resigns After Kasich Challenge

Associated Press | Ann Sanner | Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

Ohio Republicans are preparing to put an end to an intraparty feud as they head into presidential election season in a critical swing state....

Kasich Battles Republican Peers Over Big Issue

Bloomberg Businessweek | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics

After ousting Ohio (STOOH1) (STOOH1)’s Democratic governor in 2010 by promising a “business friendly” climate, Republican John Kasich on March 1...

'Joe The Plumber' Makes Decision On His Political Future

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, more commonly known as "Joe The Plumber," filed a statement of candidacy to run in Ohio's Ninth District Thursday, accordi...

GOP Voters In Key State Still Waiting For Reagan

AP | By DAN SEWELL | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

WEST CHESTER, Ohio -- The Grand Ole Pub in this Cincinnati suburb is a good place to find Republicans. It's not so easy, though, to find one who feels...

Amanda Terkel

Dennis Kucinich Likely To Run For Re-Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) signaled on Tuesday evening that he may be staying in Ohio to fight for re-election after state Republican...

Amanda Terkel

Could Dennis Kucinich Lose His Seat In Ohio Redistricting?

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Under a new redistricting plan that will be unveiled by Ohio's GOP-controlled state legislature Tuesday afternoon, 12 of the state's 16 ...

Ohio GOP Will Eliminate Medicare Recipients

Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Harvey Wasserman

By "Thomas Paine" The Ohio GOP will soon push "breakthrough" legislation requiring the official execution of Medicare recipients, according to a fict...

Ohio GOP Chair Embarrassed By Party Message

The Columbus Dispatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ohio Republican Chairman Kevin DeWine fears that his national party will embarrass itself today by voting to "re-brand" the Democratic Party. Joining...

Take A Look: Democratic and Republican Party Headquarters Nationwide (SLIDESHOW)

Amanda Michel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amanda Michel

Starting last week OffTheBus's Special Ops members set out on their first assignment assignment to check out what was going on at local and state party headquarters across the country. In this slide show you'll see what a handful of what our team of citizen-reporters found (and didn't find) when they hit the ground.

Ohio GOP Roots For Hillary

Cincinnati Enquirer | Howard Wilkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the worst-kept secrets of the Ohio presidential primary is that Republican Party leaders have a candidate they are rooting for on the Democrati...