2018 election

Mary Taylor Scores Another Conservative Ally: Ted Cruz

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John Minchillo / Associated Press

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has endorsed Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor in the race for Ohio governor.

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Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland denounced Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dennis Kucinich for accepting $20,000 to give a speech to a group that supports Syrian president Bashar Assad. 

Tony Dejak / Associated Press

Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich, a candidate for Ohio governor, reported Tuesday earning speaking fees from a group with sympathies toward the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

Secretary of State Jon Husted casts an early in-person absentee ballot at the Franklin County Board of Elections early voting center.
Dan Konik / Ohio Public Radio

Ohio voters are a week into early voting for the May primary. They're deciding hundreds of local issues, a major statewide issue on how Congressional maps are drawn and the party candidates for five major statewide offices.

Susan Walsh / Associated Press

In front of a large college crowd, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray got a boost today from Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a progressive favorite.

With a little over three weeks until the primary, the Republican candidates for governor and their supporters are spending millions on advertising. The mostly-negative ad war is heating up, but one candidate is dispatching lawyers to try and stop it.

Kathleen Clyde/Ohio House

Democrat Kathleen Clyde was in Akron on Monday to discuss her run for Ohio’s Secretary of State.

Mike Brickner of the ACLU of Ohio.
Jo Ingles / Ohio Public Radio

The May ballot issue that would change the process for drawing lines for Congressional districts, is getting widespread bipartisan support from Ohio organizations and officials. But there’s one major group that isn’t going to back Issue 1.

Ohio Republican Candidates for governor Mary Taylor (left) and Mike DeWine.
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If you happen to be a fan of name-calling, low blows and street brawls, you couldn't help but love Ohio's Republican primary for governor.

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Monday is the last day to register for Ohio's May primary. Early voting for the primary begins Tuesday.