Howard Wilkinson

Inside Pitch
9:05 am
Mon October 15, 2012

John Glenn touts Obama in an Ohio-only TV ad

For decades now, Democratic candidates running in Ohio - from president to mayor - have turned to one man for help, the one man who is probably the most popular Democrat in the Buckeye State - former senator and astronaut John Glenn.

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Political chat
8:56 am
Mon October 15, 2012

Political chat with Howard Wilkinson

Howard Wilkinson discussing the week in politics for 10/15/2012.

Ryan rally at Lunken
1:22 pm
Sun October 14, 2012

Paul Ryan to rally supporters at Lunken Monday

GOP vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan stops at Cincinnati's Lunken Airport early Monday afternoon for a rally.


The event will take place at Landmark Aviation South, 358 Wilmer Avenue.


Doors for the ticketed event will open at 10 a.m.


Tickets are available until 6 p.m. Sunday at the Eastgate GOP Victory Center at 813 Eastgate South Drive; or by logging on to www.mittromney.com/OH.


Romney could make history
12:00 am
Sun October 14, 2012

Romney could make history by not winning Ohio

Ohio, you may make history on the night of Nov. 6.


You may elect a new president without giving him your 18 electoral votes.


Consider this rather remarkable truism of American political history:


No Republican presidential candidate – going all the way back to the first Republican president, Abraham Lincoln in 1860 – has won the White House without winning Ohio.


Mitt Romney could be the first.


This is not to say he will lose Ohio; he may, in fact, win the Buckeye State.

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Reds will be back
5:02 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Shed no tears, Reds fans - They'll be back

Howard Wilkinson

No crying in baseball.



Not even now, when the disappointment in Reds Country is deep and profound; when the high hopes have blown away with the autumn leaves; when the over-sized World Series tickets thousands of Reds fan have stashed away at home are nothing but bittersweet souvenirs of a season that ended too soon.



Yes, I’m disappointed as the rest of you are.

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