Ed FitzGerald http://wyso.org en State Of The State: An Appeal To Undecided Voters http://wyso.org/post/state-state-appeal-undecided-voters <p>On the heels of a <a href="http://www.ideastream.org/news/feature/59787" target="_blank">poll showing the gubernatorial race tightening up in Ohio,</a> Gov. Kasich will deliver his annual State of the State speech on Monday. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler gave WYSO's Emily McCord a preview for PoliticsOhio this week and says Kasich will use the speech to appeal to independent voters.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:30:09 +0000 Emily McCord 46195 at http://wyso.org State Of The State: An Appeal To Undecided Voters Little Known Dayton Area Man Running For Governor After All http://wyso.org/post/little-known-dayton-area-man-running-governor-after-all-0 <div>&nbsp;</div><p style="line-height:28px;font-size:14.666666984558105px;font-family:Georgia,'Times New Roman',Times,serif;margin:0px 0px 1.2em">It appears that Ed&nbsp;<span style="padding-bottom:0px!important">FitzGerald</span>&nbsp;will have an opponent in the Democratic primary for governor: Larry&nbsp;<span style="padding-bottom:0px!important">Ealy</span>, a candidate many people expected wouldn't qualify for the ballot and most have never heard of.&nbsp;<span style="line-height:1.5">The 51-year-old&nbsp;</span><span style="padding-bottom:0px!important">Trotwood</span><span style="line- Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:16:16 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 46055 at http://wyso.org Ohio's Major Parties Fend Off 2014 Primaries http://wyso.org/post/ohios-major-parties-fend-2014-primaries <p>Ohio's Republican and Democratic gubernatorial front-runners are headed toward a primary-free showdown, ending a shakeout marked by complaints that both major parties got too aggressive in pushing out challengers.</p><p>The Democrats had a primary looming until last Friday, when Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune quietly withdrew his late bid against Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:04:00 +0000 Associated Press 45541 at http://wyso.org Planned Parenthood To Back Ohio Democrats' 2014 Slate http://wyso.org/post/planned-parenthood-back-ohio-democrats-2014-slate <p>Ohio Democrats are rolling out their full statewide ticket at an endorsement event hosted by abortion and women's health care provider Planned Parenthood.</p><p>Wednesday's event in Columbus signals the party's intention to make women's health issues a campaign theme as they seek to unseat Gov. John Kasich and the state's other Republican elected officials this fall.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Associated Press 44914 at http://wyso.org Yellow Springs Resident Chosen For Lt. Governor Running Mate http://wyso.org/post/yellow-springs-resident-chosen-lt-governor-running-mate <p></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-752b8d21-a140-bf20-979b-387fc1071c2f"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The Democratic candidate for governor in 2014, Ed FitzGerald, is expected to announce a new pick for running mate today: attorney Sharen Neuhardt of Yellow Springs.</span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 19:48:36 +0000 Lewis Wallace & Emily McCord 44747 at http://wyso.org Yellow Springs Resident Chosen For Lt. Governor Running Mate