Ed FitzGerald http://wyso.org en Fitzgerald Campaign Targets Student Debt http://wyso.org/post/fitzgerald-campaign-targets-student-debt <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-b0ea8030-b493-7044-8284-daed54d330d6"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Sharen Neuhardt is speaking at Sinclair Community College Thursday afternoon about Ed Fitzgerald’s platform on higher education. Neuhardt says if Fitzgerald is elected governor, he will establish a fund that helps Ohio students begin saving for college in kindergarten. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:00:04 +0000 Lewis Wallace 51596 at http://wyso.org Dem Candidate For Governor: Freeze Part Of Third Grade Reading Test http://wyso.org/post/dem-candidate-governor-freeze-part-third-grade-reading-test <p></p><p>Ohio’s Democratic Candidate for Governor is calling on Republican Governor John Kasich to halt the third grade guarantee. He also wants more money for public education.</p><p>Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald told members of the state’s largest teachers union that there are things state leaders need to do to help public education be successful in Ohio.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 21:46:46 +0000 Ohio Public Radio 49711 at http://wyso.org 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