Ted Strickland, a Democrat and former governor who is running to unseat Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) in November, has lost ground in the congressional contest as his unfavorable rating has increased.
Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) is demanding answers from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on the causes and consequences of the failed Obamacare co-op program in Ohio.
The political arm of United Mine Workers of America, a union of coal miners, has endorsed Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) for reelection, dealing a blow to Democratic challenger Ted Strickland.
At the same time that the campaign for Ted Strickland has railed against outside group spending in the Ohio Senate race, the Democrat has benefitted considerably from money spent by Super PACs and outside groups.
Ted Strickland, a Democrat running for U.S. Senate in Ohio, accepted more than $22,000 in bundled lobbyist contributions while advocating against the influence of “wealthy special interests” on political fundraising.
The campaign for Ted Strickland, a Democrat looking to unseat Ohio Sen. Rob Portman (R.), called into question the senator’s commitment to drug abuse prevention efforts this week despite Strickland’s own history of slashing funding for drug treatment and prevention.
Ted Strickland, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Ohio who has railed against dark money and outside group spending in elections, is now benefiting from hundreds of thousands of Super PAC dollars spent on ads to attack his opponent.
Ted Strickland lauded his recent endorsement from the League of Conservation Voters Action Fund, the political committee of a green energy group that lobbies against coal-fired power plants.
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency under former governor Ted Strickland flagged the official at the heart of the current water contamination crisis in Sebring for negligence and false reporting back in 2009 but allowed him to continue working at the agency despite serious misdeeds.