Connie Pillich http://wmub.org en Pillich versus Mandel could be a classic http://wmub.org/post/pillich-versus-mandel-could-be-classic <p>The 2014 slate of Democratic candidates for Ohio’s statewide offices is not exactly set in stone, but it is getting pretty close.</p><p><br>Why so early, you ask?</p><p><br>Well, when you have been beaten like a rented mule in the 2010 statewide elections, as the Ohio Democratic Party was, there is no such thing as being too early out of the gate.</p> Sun, 26 May 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 12984 at http://wmub.org Pillich versus Mandel could be a classic Howard Wilkinson talks about Connie Pillich running for state treasurer http://wmub.org/post/howard-wilkinson-talks-about-connie-pillich-running-state-treasurer <p>This week Howard Wilkinson talks about Connie Pillich running for state treasurer and the latest on the voter fraud cases in Hamilton county.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 20 May 2013 12:58:57 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 12781 at http://wmub.org Howard Wilkinson talks about Connie Pillich running for state treasurer Pillich to take on Mandel for Ohio treasurer http://wmub.org/post/pillich-take-mandel-ohio-treasurer <p>State Rep. Connie Pillich, a Democrat from Montgomery, announced this morning she will take on Republican incumbent Josh Mandel for the Ohio treasurer's office in 2014.</p><p>Pillich, who represents the 28th Ohio House District in northern Hamilton County, won re-election last year after Republicans in the Ohio General Assembly had re-drawn her district to make it considerably more Republican.</p><p>She is a third term state representative, a retired captain in the U.S. Air Force, and a lawyer.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 12:08:01 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 12777 at http://wmub.org Pillich to take on Mandel for Ohio treasurer Four Cincinnati Democrats on statewide ballot? http://wmub.org/post/four-cincinnati-democrats-statewide-ballot <p>On Friday night, at the Columbus Athenaeum, the Ohio Democratic Democratic Party will hold its annual "Legacy Dinner," one of the party's largest fundraising events of the year.</p><p>"Let's celebrate our 2014 talent,'' says the announcement on the party's website, ohiodems.org.</p><p>In other words, it is a "cattle call" for potential statewide candidates.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 12:00:17 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 10280 at http://wmub.org Four Cincinnati Democrats on statewide ballot? Pillich tops Wilson in OH House race http://wmub.org/post/pillich-tops-wilson-oh-house-race <p>Incumbent Ohio House Democrat Connie Pillich faced a bit of an uphill battle after her seat was redistricted but she was re-elected last night over Republican Mike Wilson.</p><p>Pillich says veteran's issues and education are key issues for her. She says education was by far the biggest concern she heard from constituents too.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 07:21:36 +0000 Tana Weingartner 5825 at http://wmub.org Pillich tops Wilson in OH House race