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Keys to the Ohio Statehouse legislative elections

Two years ago, Democrat Jessica Miranda won her state representative seat by just 56 votes — barely enough to fit in a row or...

Coronavirus explodes, DeWine praises Trump’s handling of the pandemic

Coronavirus explodes, DeWine praises Trump's handling of the pandemic

Struggle for control of the U.S. Senate enters its final tense...

WASHINGTON — Democrats have a shot at winning the White House, capturing the Senate majority and keeping their hold on the House — an...

Two men tied to Householder corruption probe plead guilty

Two men charged alongside former GOP House Speaker Larry Householder in an alleged racketeering operation channeled through the Ohio Statehouse pleaded guilty to one...

Domestic violence survivors fear for their lives, but still want to...

When trying to get away from a violent abuser and keep food on the table, the next election is usually isn't a priority. For survivors...

Mailbag: How can someone with COVID-19 vote this year?

The election season is wrapping up, but the Ohio Capital Journal Mailbag carries on. Let’s get to it:  Got a question about Ohio politics? Send...

History Thursday: The last Ohioan to reach the Supreme Court came...

Judge Potter Stewart was at work one Monday afternoon when he got a surprise phone call. It was the U.S. Attorney General on the line....

Mysterious ‘pop-up PACs’ targeting races throughout country in final days of campaign

WASHINGTON —  A super PAC financed tens of thousands of dollars worth of digital ads in late October soliciting allegations that North Carolina Senate...

It was a tiny, blue demonstration in deep red Ohio. Then...

MOUNT VERNON — The message on Sandi Dunphy’s sign is clear: Wear a mask to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and don't vote...

Ohio coronavirus spike continues to alarm

OH coronavirus spike continues to alarm
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