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Stories with person: Mike DeWine
  • Ohio Democrats seek to join lawsuit over voting changes 
    Updated: Aug-20-15 7:07 pm

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Democratic Party and two of its county organizations are seeking to join a federal lawsuit filed in May that alleges that election laws and rules in the political battleground state disproportionately burden Democratic-leaning voters.

  • Obama, politicians pay tribute to ex-US Rep. Louis Stokes 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 1:50 pm

    CLEVELAND - President Barack Obama and Ohio political figures from both parties are paying tribute Wednesday to 15-term U.S. Rep. Louis Stokes, who died at home Tuesday of cancer at age 90. Stokes was the first black to be elected to Congress from Ohio.