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Renacci wins poll held at We the People Convention

  • 11:40 am Friday, July 14th, 2017 by Staff Writer

U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci won a Republican poll in the governor’s race conducted after the We the People Convention near Columbus last month.

More than 300 tea party and liberty groups attended the event and heard from candidates Attorney General Mike DeWine, Secretary of State Jon Hused and Renacci. Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor did not attend the event.

Among the attendees, Renacci won nearly 62 percent in the poll. Husted was at 23 percent and DeWine at 15 percent.

Renacci is trying to establish himself as the candidate in the race for governor most in line with President Donald Trump. Several key operatives [More]

What do you think?: Trump under fire again for comments about women

  • 11:19 am Friday, September 11th, 2015 by Staff Writer

“Look at that face! Would anyone vote for that? Can you imagine that, the face of our next president?”

That quote from Donald Trump about fellow Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina has set off a firestorm of debate about the way Trump talks about women.

Fiorina said Trump is turning on her because she’s rising in the polls and “getting under his skin.”

Other candidates have jumped on Trump’s comments.

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in Columbus Thursday said Trump “seems to delight in insulting women every chance he gets.” She also said she’d love to debate him.

Republican Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal called Trump “a [More]