P.G. Sittenfeld http://wmub.org en Politics Goes All a-Twitter http://wmub.org/post/politics-goes-all-twitter <p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 21916 at http://wmub.org Politics Goes All a-Twitter Cincinnati's foreclosed property registration program could expand http://wmub.org/post/cincinnatis-foreclosed-property-registration-program-could-expand <p>A Cincinnati Council Member wants to expand a pilot program that requires banks to register their foreclosed properties with the city.&nbsp; Right now it's being used in East and West Price Hill, Westwood, College Hill and Madisonville. &nbsp;<br><br>P.G. Sittenfeld said it has worked and the program is self-sustaining.&nbsp; He said banks are taking better care of the properties they own and the fees are generating enough revenue to pay for it.<br> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:57:47 +0000 Jay Hanselman 16633 at http://wmub.org Cincinnati's foreclosed property registration program could expand Howard Wilkinson talks about JobsOhio and Cincinnati's Council race http://wmub.org/post/howard-wilkinson-talks-about-jobsohio-and-cincinnatis-council-race <p>This week WVXU's political reporter Howard Wilkinson talks about the latest controversy with JobsOhio and what it could mean to Governor Kasich's reelection chances.&nbsp; He also looks at the Cincinnati Council race and how some potential candidates are back out gathering signatures.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 13:21:35 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 16316 at http://wmub.org Howard Wilkinson talks about JobsOhio and Cincinnati's Council race Cincy Council candidates have petition problems http://wmub.org/post/cincy-council-candidates-have-petition-problems <p>At least two Cincinnati Council candidates have problems with the petitions they filed with the Hamilton County Board of Elections.<br><br>Board officials confirmed there were technical problems with petitions submitted by incumbent Council Member P.G. Sittenfeld.<br> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 18:18:40 +0000 Jay Hanselman 16175 at http://wmub.org Cranley fundraising outpaces Qualls http://wmub.org/post/cranley-fundraising-outpaces-qualls <p>John Cranley has a fundraising edge over Roxanne Qualls in the Cincinnati mayor’s race, according to campaign finance reports filed Wednesday.</p><p>Cranley, a former Cincinnati City Council member, had raised about $472,000 compared to $348,000 for Qualls, the city’s vice mayor.</p><p>According to the campaign finance reports, Cranley had about $264,000 in the bank as of June 30, the last day of the reporting period. Qualls had a cash-on-hand balance of about $192,000.</p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 19:08:41 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 15621 at http://wmub.org Cranley fundraising outpaces Qualls