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Dennis Kucinich and Richard Cordray
Associated Press

Less than a week before Election Day, four in 10 Democratic voters remain uncertain who they want to be their nominee for governor. The latest Baldwin Wallace University poll also shows the Republican side a lot more consolidated.

Ohio U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown
J. Scott Applewhite / AP

Republican House and Senate negotiators – including Ohio U.S. Sen. Rob Portman – have agreed on a compromise tax package will likely come up for a series of votes next week. Details are scarce but, Ohio’s Democratic U.S. Senator continues to lambaste the foundation of the deal.

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Donald Trump laid out a 10-point plan this week to make major changes to what he calls “a very unfair system” – the VA.  That brought a reaction from the Ohio senator who sits on the committee overseeing the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Governor Ted Strickland is trying to get lenders to agree to a compact to stem Ohio's foreclosure crisis, and he plan to announce in the next few days what progress he's made.