Richard Cordray http://wmub.org en Looks like Ohio Dems will do without Cordray in 2014 http://wmub.org/post/looks-ohio-dems-will-do-without-cordray-2014 <p>Ohio Democrats who were hoping that Richard Cordray, the former state treasurer and attorney general, might rush in on a white horse, with a hardy “Heigh Ho Silver”&nbsp; and save the day in the 2014 Ohio governor’s race, may as well move along.</p><p><br>There’s nothing to see here.</p> Sun, 21 Jul 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 15146 at http://wmub.org Looks like Ohio Dems will do without Cordray in 2014 Roll Call: Portman helping clear the way for Cordray http://wmub.org/post/roll-call-portman-helping-clear-way-cordray <p>Sen. Rob Portman, R-Terrace Park, has been working behind the scenes to clear the way for the renomination of an Ohio Democrat, Richard Cordray, as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to <a href="http://www.rollcall.com/news/portman_seeks_path_to_break_impasse_on_cordray_nomination-225171-1.html?pos=hln">a story in Roll Call</a>, a Capitol Hill newspaper.</p><p>Senate Republicans have thus far refused to move on President Obama's renomination of Cordray, a former Ohio treasurer and attorney general, along with a number of other presidential appointments.</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 18:30:17 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 13147 at http://wmub.org Roll Call: Portman helping clear the way for Cordray Poll: Kasich in "reasonably good shape" for re-election http://wmub.org/post/poll-kasich-reasonably-good-shape-re-election <p>A commanding lead among male voters has made Ohio Gov. John Kasich the early favorite for re-election in 2014, according to a <a href="http://www.quinnipiac.edu/institutes--centers/polling-institute/ohio/release-detail?ReleaseID=1883">Quinnipiac University Poll </a>released Thursday morning.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 13:50:33 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 11573 at http://wmub.org Poll: Kasich in "reasonably good shape" for re-election Howard Wilkinson's weekly chat http://wmub.org/post/howard-wilkinsons-weekly-chat-4 <p>This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks about the Ohio Governor's race and the changing attitudes on gay marriage, with Maryanne Zeleznik.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 13:17:47 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 10675 at http://wmub.org Howard Wilkinson's weekly chat