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Ohio’s Lame Duck legislative session started with a bang, as controversial “Stand Your Ground” gun legislation passed as debate was abruptly stopped after one lawmaker brought up the subject of race.

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In his first press conference as Governor-elect, Mike DeWine struck a humble tone, in contrast to his aggressive style as a campaigner and nothing like the swagger that John Kasich demonstrated after his election in 2010.

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Republican Congressman Troy Balderson and his challenger, Democrat Danny O’Connor, met in their only debate last night and it was a ton of fun to watch.

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A new mystery organization is boosting some green party candidates in hotly-contested Congressional and Senate races, including one in Ohio, and it sure looks like a dirty trick.

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The candidates in the 12th Congressional District — the state’s best pick-up opportunity for Democrats — will debate tonight in their only televised forum. Here’s what to expect.

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The Mike DeWine campaign has reached a new low. Their latest ad attacking Rich Cordray is based on a budget bill from 1991 which was supported by none other than Mike DeWine.

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Mike DeWine has used his position as Attorney General to find ways to limit women’s access to birth control and abortion. As Governor, he would be far more dangerous.

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The Koch Brothers’ political arm is getting involved in six Ohio statehouse races, suggesting the GOP-held seats are vulnerable to a blue wave.

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Danny O’Connor’s narrow loss in a district Trump won by 11 points suggests that several GOP-held seats in the Ohio legislature may now be in play. Here are six of the most flippable House seats in Ohio.

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Mike DeWine has a big problem trying to follow the Republican playbook of running on “law and order,” and it’s obvious just by looking at his first campaign ad.

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Mike DeWine has been fighting against birth control and abortion in court for years, but this week he was aided by the state’s Republican Inspector General, who decided not to investigate whether DeWIne allowed a political ally to influence an official investigation into Planned Parenthood.

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