4th district

The three Democrats running in the 4th District primary, from right to left: Mike Larsen, Jeff Sites and Shannon Freshour.
Nick Evans / WOSU

In a backroom of the Richwood Public Library on Tuesday, the group Women For Action hosted a candidate forum with Democrats running for seats in local and state government.

Shannon Freshour
Shannon Freshour

A Democratic challenger to Central Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan raised more than a quarter-million dollars in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Trump Eyes Jim Jordan For Impeachment Legal Team

Jan 8, 2020
Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, questions witnesses testifying before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019.
Shawn Thew / Associated Press

Central Ohio Republican congressman Jim Jordan is being eyed for a role on President Donald Trump's defense team for the upcoming Senate impeachment trial.

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Ohio’s 4th Congressional District isn’t the longest in the state nor the most convoluted. Nor does it have the most disenfranchised voters. It’s near the top of all three categories, but it also has the distinction of being home to one of the most liberal communities in the country represented by one of the most conservative members of Congress.