Nan Whaley http://wyso.org en Nan Whaley Sworn In As Mayor http://wyso.org/post/nan-whaley-sworn-mayor <p>On Monday, Nan Whaley was sworn in as the new mayor for the city of Dayton. In her first address to the city, the former city commissioner focused on the importance of education. Whaley<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;told a large crowd at the Dayton Convention Center that well-educated young people are key to improving the city’s housing and job markets.</span></p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 02:44:49 +0000 Jerry Kenney 44296 at http://wyso.org Nan Whaley Sworn In As Mayor Whaley Wins Race For Dayton Mayor http://wyso.org/post/whaley-wins-race-dayton-mayor <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">A city commissioner has defeated a former judge to win election as Dayton's next mayor in the nonpartisan race. Nan</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Whaley won about 56 percent of the vote to defeat A.J. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 10:25:48 +0000 Jerry Kenney & Associated Press 41676 at http://wyso.org Whaley Wins Race For Dayton Mayor Endorsements for Whaley, Wagner Come In Ahead Of Election http://wyso.org/post/endorsements-whaley-wagner-come-ahead-election <p>In the weeks leading up to November 5th, endorsements for both Democratic candidates for Dayton mayor, A.J. Wagner and Nan Whaley, continue to come in. Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown endorsed Whaley last week. In a interview with WYSO Thursday, Sen. Brown said he chose to make an endorsement because local politics play a big part in the recovery of the region, which has been suffering since the loss of companies like DHL, NCR and General Motors.</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:49:54 +0000 Emily McCord 41408 at http://wyso.org Endorsements for Whaley, Wagner Come In Ahead Of Election Dayton Mayoral Candidates Receive Diverse Endorsements in Final Days of Campaign http://wyso.org/post/dayton-mayoral-candidates-receive-diverse-endorsements-final-days-campaign <p>On Monday, Dayton mayoral candidate A.J. Wagner received a slew of endorsements from Democrats and republicans alike.</p><p>Wagner has listed his ability to work across party lines as a key strength in his bid for mayor. On October 28th, he received public endorsements from Independent Mayor Gary Leitzel, Republican Congressman Mike Turner, Montgomery County Sheriff Phil Plummer and Democrat Rhine McLin, former mayor of Dayton.&nbsp; McLin was not present at the news conference where the endorsements were made.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:04:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 41282 at http://wyso.org Dayton Mayoral Candidates Receive Diverse Endorsements in Final Days of Campaign Whaley and Wagner Vie For Mayor http://wyso.org/post/whaley-and-wagner-vie-mayor <p>The race for Dayton mayor between City Commissioner Nan Whaley, and former Montgomery County Pleas Judge A J Wagner will be decided on November 5th. Both candidates are Democrats but they disagree on a number of issues. As part of WYSO's 2013 election coverage, we spoke with both candidates about where they stand. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Here is where each candidate stands on the issues we talked about:</p><p><strong>THE PERCEPTION OF DAYTON AS A "DYING CITY"</strong></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:15:04 +0000 Jerry Kenney 41210 at http://wyso.org Whaley and Wagner Vie For Mayor