Incumbent Ohio Sen. Rob Portman defeated Democratic challenger Ted Strickland Tuesday, notching a win for Republicans in the battle over the U.S. Senate.
Former Ohio governor and Democratic candidate for Senate Ted Strickland had a meltdown on Wednesday when incumbent Senator Rob Portman confronted Strickland with his own past, offensive comments.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee on Friday cancelled all remaining television advertisement buys in Ohio, as polls have increasingly showed Republican Sen. Rob Portman with a solid lead over Ted Strickland, his Democratic competitor.
Incumbent Republican Sen. Rob Portman is leading his Democratic challenger Ted Strickland by 17 points in the Ohio Senate race, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday.
Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) raised more than $4.5 million over the past three months, his largest quarterly fundraising haul in his campaign to retain his Senate seat.
Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) on Monday was endorsed for reelection by 28 African American religious leaders, including some Democrats who formerly supported his challenger, Ted Strickland.
Sherrod Brown, Ohio’s Democratic senator, sent a fundraising email this week that omitted the Ohio Senate contest between fellow Democrat Ted Strickland and incumbent Sen. Rob Portman (R.) as a “critical” race.