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  1. Democrats court donors at Philadelphia political convention Read Story Fredreka Schouten, Usa TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The Democrats' presidential nominee, their platform and speakers at this week's national political convention all proclaim the need to curb the influence of a wealthy few in elections. But exclusive receptions, concerts and brunches focused on another goal: rewarding the party's most generous benefactors and encouraging them to do even more as the presidential campaign hurtles towards a costly and brutal general-election showdown with Republican Donald Trump.

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  2. Democrats court donors at Philadelphia political conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KBMT

    The Democrats' presidential nominee, their platform and speakers at this week's national political convention all proclaim the need to curb the influence of a wealthy few in elections. But exclusive receptions, concerts and brunches focused on another goal: rewarding the party's most generous benefactors and encouraging them to do even more as the presidential campaign hurtles towards a costly and brutal general-election showdown with Republican Donald Trump.

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  3. Caraway honored to be part of 2016 RNCRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | People's Defender

    ... Mike DeWine, Governor John Kasich, Secretary Jon Husted, Treasurer Josh Mandel, Auditor Dave Yost, and Senator Rob Portman. Additionally, he had the opportunity to meet with House Speaker Paul Ryan and many other national political figures during ...

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  4. Strickland, Portman spar over 2009 automotive industry bailoutRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Senate Democratic candidate Ted Strickland and Republican Sen. Rob Portman engaged in a testy dispute today over the 2009 federal rescue of the automotive industry with Strickland charging that Portman opposed the bailout as a "lousy deal" for Ohio. "Can you imagine a senator from the state of Ohio opposing the auto rescue and all of the thousands and thousands of jobs related to that vital industry?" Strickland told Democratic delegates from Ohio at the Democratic National Convention.

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  5. Morning News: DNC day 3, could Dems lose Ohio?, union-backed PAC hit with fineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Yesterday was day three of the DNC, where more heavy hitters lined up to praise presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Among them were former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who took GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump to task as a fellow New Yorker, basically calling The Donald a con man.

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  6. Springer: Reality show hosts don't belong in the White HouseRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    When labor heavyweight Richard Trumka, while trying to make a point about Republican nominee Donald Trump, asked Ohio's delegates to the Democratic National Convention Thursday who believed their wages were too high, one hand went up. The current host of a controversial reality TV show took on Mr. Trump, former host of TV's "The Apprentice," hours before Hillary Clinton was to officially accept the party's nomination on the final day of the convention.

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  7. Faith Leaders Protest Party Platforms at Democrat and Republican ConventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    Loud and colorful protests have been getting a lot of attention at both the Democratic National Convention this week and the Republicans' convention last week. But there was at least one low-key demonstration not aimed at any candidate, but targeted at the heart of the platforms that each party voted on at the start of their conventions.

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  8. Sen. Rob Portman Taunts Democratic Opponent Over Union SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman released an ad on Thursday taunting his Democratic challenger that he was endorsed by two of the state's unions, including the Ohio Teamsters and the state's Fraternal Order of Police. Portman is running for reelection to his Senate seat against Democrat Ted Strickland, the former governor of the state.

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  9. Portman releases radio ad saying Strickland has "changed"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Sen. Rob Portman's Senate campaign is up with another radio ad today and this one is aimed at bashing former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland in his own backyard. The ad highlights how both the United Mine Workers and the Teamsters have endorsed Portman over Strickland, as well as how Strickland lost the support of the National Rifle Association and the Fraternal Order of Police.

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  10. ThumbsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    UP: There's something missing in many neighborhoods these days: kids playing outside.

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  11. DNC TV Coverage 2016: Bad breaks can't keep Channel 5's John Kosich downRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    WEWS Channel 5 assistant chief videographer Mike Harris misplaced his phone just as he and Channel 5 political reporter John Kosich were about to drive to Philadelphia, home of the Democratic National Convention. They got on the road late, with the phone still MIA.

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  12. Could SCOTUS Fight Swing the Senate?By Jay MichaelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    When it comes to picking Supreme Court justices, voters trust Taylor Swift as much as they trust Donald Trump. And they trust Mitch McConnell even less.

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  13. CHART: How Obama's Approval Compares To Past Presidential Convention SpeakersRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    President Obama will make the case for Hillary Clinton Wednesday nigh with about as many Americans approving of him as disapprove of him. That puts him somewhere in the middle of other outgoing presidents who have given convention speeches supporting their potential successors.

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  14. Akron awarded $5 million grant for downtown improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cleveland.com

    Akron has won a $5 million federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant to complete the city's downtown promenade. The city reported its matching contribution will be about 44 percent.

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  15. Senate Watch: Are Democratic Takeover Hopes in Jeopardy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Townhall

    With so much attention focused on the high-octane presidential race, it can be easy to overlook important down-ballot races. House Republicans enjoy a wide enough majority that even in this volatile year, few prognosticators expect them to surrender it -- although senior GOP officials have told me that if Donald Trump tanks down the stretch, they worry that it may become vulnerable.

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  16. Strickland touts Sittenfeld, millennial support in one-on-oneaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cincinnati.com

    ... pick up four senate seats and the hope is Strickland will snatch a seat from Ohio Republican incumbent Senator Rob Portman. One thing is sure: It will be a battle. One recent poll, conducted by NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist polls and released ...

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  17. Brown to OH delegates: This country is in better shape because ofaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cincinnati.com

    ... people the Ohio Senate race - in which former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland is taking on Republican incumbent Senator Rob Portman - is just as important as the presidential race. On getting out the vote: "Influence people one at a time. That's how you ...

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  18. The truth about free tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fox News

    At the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Donald Trump gave us a more concrete plan to unravel global trade than to defeat Islamic terrorism. While offering scant details about his fight against the Islamic State, Trump has been frighteningly specific in his plans to systematically undo the global free trade network first pioneered by President Reagan, and strengthened by leaders from both parties for more than 3 decades.

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  19. Morning Digest: Grayson accused of abuse by ex-wife, explodes at reporter, loses two endorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Swing State Project

    Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, which is frightening.We must make sure his hateful rhetoric does not even come close... Sign if you agree: Presidents do not stop working in the final year of their term. Neither should the Senate.

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  20. Teamsters, FOP Throw Support Behind Portman, Firefighter Back Strickland in Key EndorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Ohio Conference of Teamsters has endorsed Republican Incumbent Senator Rob Portman, saying Portman stopped pension cuts for retirees that could have gone as high as 70 percent. The Teamsters had endorsed Portman's Democratic opponent Ted Strickland in his bid for Governor in 2006 and his re-election bid in 2010.

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