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6 local students nominated for military academies
 Congressman Mike Turner, R-Dayton, today announced that six local students have been nominated for the military academies. The local nominees are *Abigail Arestides, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy; *Caleb Boon, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy; *Kyle Roshong, Dayton, Air Force Academy; *Holden Rushing, Kettering, Naval Academy; *Kasen Stephensen...

Posted: 23 hours ago

Congressman Mike Turner, R-Dayton, today announced that six local students have been nominated for the military academies. The local nominees are *Abigail Arestides, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy; *Caleb Boon, Beavercreek, Air Force Academy; *Kyle Roshong, Dayton, Air Force Academy; *Holden Rushing, Kettering, Naval Academy; *Kasen Stephensen...
Today in 1860: Lincoln wins GOP nomination
 On this date in 1860, the Republican Party nominated Abraham Lincoln for president. He was nominated at the Republican National Convention in Chicago. Lincoln came to Dayton in 1859 and spoke at the Montgomery County Courthouse downtown. The Illinois lawyer, who was traveling from Columbus to Cincinnati, accepted an invitation from the Dayton...

Posted: 5 days ago

On this date in 1860, the Republican Party nominated Abraham Lincoln for president. He was nominated at the Republican National Convention in Chicago. Lincoln came to Dayton in 1859 and spoke at the Montgomery County Courthouse downtown. The Illinois lawyer, who was traveling from Columbus to Cincinnati, accepted an invitation from the Dayton...
Ohio governor candidate wants to use ‘rainy day’ fund to fight heroin crisis
 Ohio Sen. Joe Schiavoni, who is running for governor in 2018, pitched an idea Wednesday to use the state’s “rainy day fund” to fight the opioid crisis. Schiavoni, a Youngstown-area Democrat, and state Sen. Kenny Yuko, D-Richmond Heights, introduced a bill to use $200 million to fund more treatment options and education efforts...

Posted: 5 days ago

Ohio Sen. Joe Schiavoni, who is running for governor in 2018, pitched an idea Wednesday to use the state’s “rainy day fund” to fight the opioid crisis. Schiavoni, a Youngstown-area Democrat, and state Sen. Kenny Yuko, D-Richmond Heights, introduced a bill to use $200 million to fund more treatment options and education efforts...
Rep. Jordan: Congress needs ‘to get to the bottom’ of allegations against Trump
 Former FBI Director James Comey has been asked to testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Wednesday and one local congressman could have a front-row seat. U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, sits on the committee. Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said that he may subpoena a memo reportedly written by Comey allegedly...

Posted: 6 days ago

Former FBI Director James Comey has been asked to testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Wednesday and one local congressman could have a front-row seat. U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, sits on the committee. Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said that he may subpoena a memo reportedly written by Comey allegedly...
Update: John Kasich, Bernie Sanders moved to 10 p.m. on CNN
 9:26 p.m.: The debate between John Kasich and Bernie Sanders is now scheduled for 10 p.m and is now a discussion. Sanders and Kasich will debate at a later date. Tonight on CNN, Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are having a debate. Sanders gave 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton a run for her money during the primary...

Posted: 7 days ago

9:26 p.m.: The debate between John Kasich and Bernie Sanders is now scheduled for 10 p.m and is now a discussion. Sanders and Kasich will debate at a later date. Tonight on CNN, Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are having a debate. Sanders gave 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton a run for her money during the primary...
Simpson, Cranley move on to November election for Cincinnati mayor
 Yvette Simpson and John Cranley will compete for the mayor’s seat in the November election, according to Tuesday night election results. With all 188 precincts reporting, Simpson was ahead of fellow Democrats Cranley and Rob Richardson Jr. with 44.79 percent of the vote in the Cincinnati mayor primary election, according to numbers...

Posted: 20 days ago

Yvette Simpson and John Cranley will compete for the mayor’s seat in the November election, according to Tuesday night election results. With all 188 precincts reporting, Simpson was ahead of fellow Democrats Cranley and Rob Richardson Jr. with 44.79 percent of the vote in the Cincinnati mayor primary election, according to numbers...
What’s on your ballot? Voter Guide live for May 2 election
 Tuesday, May 2 is Election Day for a large part of the Miami Valley. Our online voters guide allows you to compare candidates on the issues in competitive races in Huber Heights and Troy. You will also learn more about the tax levies on the ballot - including school levies in Northmont, Oakwood, Beavercreek, Xenia, Yellow Springs, Lebanon...

4:00 AM Saturday, Apr. 22, 2017

Tuesday, May 2 is Election Day for a large part of the Miami Valley. Our online voters guide allows you to compare candidates on the issues in competitive races in Huber Heights and Troy. You will also learn more about the tax levies on the ballot - including school levies in Northmont, Oakwood, Beavercreek, Xenia, Yellow Springs, Lebanon...
Top Air Force general says budget is main concern
 Our military affairs reporter Barrie Barber had a 1-on-1 interview with the top general of the Air Force Gen. David Goldfein on Tuesday. Goldfein said plainly that his top concern is the federal budget. “For a service chief, the most important thing for me in terms of trying to really deliver for the nation is predictable funding because...

3:18 PM Wednesday, Apr. 19, 2017

Our military affairs reporter Barrie Barber had a 1-on-1 interview with the top general of the Air Force Gen. David Goldfein on Tuesday. Goldfein said plainly that his top concern is the federal budget. “For a service chief, the most important thing for me in terms of trying to really deliver for the nation is predictable funding because...
Should Ohio students have to pass tests to graduate?
 The State School Board took steps toward making it to where Ohio students don’t have to pass tests to graduate. Our education reporter Jeremy Kelley reports that: “The resolution used recommendations from the state’s graduation workgroup, allowing current high school juniors who don’t meet existing rules to earn a...

8:29 PM Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2017

The State School Board took steps toward making it to where Ohio students don’t have to pass tests to graduate. Our education reporter Jeremy Kelley reports that: “The resolution used recommendations from the state’s graduation workgroup, allowing current high school juniors who don’t meet existing rules to earn a...
What do you want Gov. Kasich to focus on?
 Ohio Gov. John Kasich is set to give his state of the state address Tuesday night. RELATED: Preview of Gov. Kasich’s state of the state address He is expected to focus on jobs, taxes and ways to fight Ohio’s growing drug epidemic. We asked followers of our Ohio Politics Facebook page what issues they want Kasich to take on. ...

7:32 PM Monday, Apr. 03, 2017

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is set to give his state of the state address Tuesday night. RELATED: Preview of Gov. Kasich’s state of the state address He is expected to focus on jobs, taxes and ways to fight Ohio’s growing drug epidemic. We asked followers of our Ohio Politics Facebook page what issues they want Kasich to take on. ...
Today is deadline to register for May election: What’s on the ballot?
 Today is the deadline to register to vote in the May 2 election. There are lots of school levies and tax issues on the ballot. Several communities have candidates on the ballot, but most do not. You can register to vote at your county Board of Elections office or online at MyOhioVote.com/VoterRegistration. You can also go there to update...

2:53 PM Monday, Apr. 03, 2017

Today is the deadline to register to vote in the May 2 election. There are lots of school levies and tax issues on the ballot. Several communities have candidates on the ballot, but most do not. You can register to vote at your county Board of Elections office or online at MyOhioVote.com/VoterRegistration. You can also go there to update...
Ohio Senate OKs transportation budget.

1:33 PM Thursday, Mar. 23, 2017

By Laura Bischoff The Ohio Senate on Wednesday voted 33-0 in favor of a $7.86 billion transportation budget bill that includes $5.6 billion for highway construction and maintenance projects. This leaves the state gas tax at 28-cents per gallon — unchanged since July 2005. But fees Ohioans pay for license plates are likely to increase...
Do you think people seeking unemployment benefits should be drug tested
 An effort is underway to expand the number of  unemployment benefit applicants who need drug tested The Associated Press is reporting that the Senate sent President Donald Trump a plan to make the change and the White House says Trump will sign it. Tell us what you think:    Take Our Poll Here’s the full story from the AP: http...

2:27 PM Wednesday, Mar. 15, 2017

An effort is underway to expand the number of  unemployment benefit applicants who need drug tested The Associated Press is reporting that the Senate sent President Donald Trump a plan to make the change and the White House says Trump will sign it. Tell us what you think: Take Our Poll Here’s the full story from the AP: http...
Sen Portman plans to back Gorsuch for Supreme Court

11:54 PM Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

By Jessica Wehrman Washington Bureau Sen. Rob Portman says he will back Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. The two met Wednesday in Portman’s office in what the Ohio Republican called “an engaging and productive meeting.” “I expressed my belief that the job of a Supreme Court justice is to fairly and impartially apply...
Do you think Ohio elected officials should be punished if illegal immigrant kills, injures someone in their city?

7:31 PM Monday, Feb. 06, 2017

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel and Rep. Candice Keller, R-Middletown, want to punish elected officials in Ohio inf an illegal immigrant kills or injures someone after the city declares itself a ‘sanctuary city.’ The move comes just days after Cincinnati declared itself a sanctuary city welcoming immigrants. Take our poll and tell...
News roundup: Local bathroom debate, driverless cars in Ohio and Trump
 Our reporters have been busy on several stories. Here’s a quick rundown for you to start your morning: Which issues do you want President-elect Trump to tackle once he’s in office? Send a short, 30-second video and 150-word message to send2cmgo@gmail.com for a chance to be featured.

11:00 AM Friday, Jan. 13, 2017

Our reporters have been busy on several stories. Here’s a quick rundown for you to start your morning: Which issues do you want President-elect Trump to tackle once he’s in office? Send a short, 30-second video and 150-word message to send2cmgo@gmail.com for a chance to be featured.
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