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From Columbus City Council to the school board, the Franklin County Democratic Party maintained its dominance of city government on Tuesday. See the full results from the 2019 election below.

Mayor Ginther Proposes 2017 Columbus Budget

Nov 10, 2016
Columbus City Hall
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Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther has released his first budget proposal as mayor today. Ginther has divvied up near $870 million and allocated funds to various departments and projects. 

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman Leaves Office

Dec 31, 2015
Sam Hendren, WOSU Radio

Michael Coleman, the longest serving Mayor of Columbus, left office today. But not before making some final remarks.

When he leaves office December 31st, Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman will join a law firm.  Coleman will go to work for Ice Miller as Director of Business and Government Strategies January 1st.

It's Ginther and Scott in the Columbus Race For Mayor

May 22, 2015
Andrew Ginther and Zach Scott
Candidate photos

Mayoral candidates Andrew Ginther and Zach Scott will face off in the November election.

Columbus Voters Will Decide City Leadership Changes

May 4, 2015
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Columbus faces potentially big leadership changes beginning next year at city hall and at the city schools. A crowded field of candidates will be pared beginning tomorrow when voters cast primary ballots for school board, city council, and for mayor. In the mayor's race, four candidates are asking voters to give them a chance to lead.

Mayoral Race and SCOTUS on Same-Sex Marriage

Apr 28, 2015
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This hour: interviews with mayoral candidates Zach Scott and James Ragland, in two back-to-back segments. Afterward, a look at the same-sex marriage case currently in the Supreme Court.