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Clinton Beating Trump in Ohio in Latest Quinnipiac Poll

Walker Evans Walker Evans Clinton Beating Trump in Ohio in Latest Quinnipiac Poll

The latest polling data from Quinnipiac released yesterday shows that Hillary Clinton has pulled ahead of Donald Trump in the battleground state of Ohio in a 49-to-45 lead for the presidential election in November. Similar leads have been calculated in other states including Florida and Pennsylvania. “This Swing State Poll shows a mixed result for the […]

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Hillary and Trump to Visit Columbus on Back-to-Back Tour Stops

Walker Evans Walker Evans Hillary and Trump to Visit Columbus on Back-to-Back Tour Stops

The next president of the United State of America is visiting in Columbus in the next few days. Both Trump and Clinton have local tour stops scheduled here in the capital city of one of the most important battleground states for presidential elections. Hillary Clinton and her VP pick Tim Kaine will be stopping in […]

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As Ohio Goes, So Goes The Nation

Hannah Herner Hannah Herner As Ohio Goes, So Goes The Nation

“In presidential elections, Ohio is special precisely because it’s not special.” That is the way author Kyle Kondik described the buckeye state at the Columbus Metropolitan Club Luncheon on Wednesday. Kondik spoke about how and why the way Ohio votes is representative of the nation, according to his book, “The Bellwether: Why Ohio Picks the […]

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Chamber’s Government Day Considers Education, Transportation

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Chamber’s Government Day Considers Education, Transportation

Friday was a day of political engagement as the Columbus Chamber of Commerce put on their 11th annual Government Day. Local and state party leaders, political strategists and local business owners discussed many of the main challenges Columbus is presently facing — from lack of faith in the school system to shortcomings in public transportation […]

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Trump, Sanders & Clinton Coming to Columbus in March

Walker Evans Walker Evans Trump, Sanders & Clinton Coming to Columbus in March

Tomorrow’s Super Tuesday primary voting event doesn’t include Ohio, but that isn’t stopping Republican frontrunner Donald Trump from making a pit stop in Columbus. The presidential candidate visited Columbus last November, gathering before a crowd of thousands at the Convention Center, but tomorrow’s appearance will likely be a bit more brief. Trump will host his […]

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Sanders Leads in Columbus in The Facebook Primary

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sanders Leads in Columbus in The Facebook Primary

If Facebook Likes could be directly translated into votes, then Bernie Sanders is currently in the lead in Franklin County by a four point spread. Polling analysis site FiveThirtyEight.com published the results of “The Facebook Primary” last week in the form of an interactive map, which shows the popularity of presidential candidates based solely on […]

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BrewDog Gets Political: Asks Trump to End Presidential Campaign

Walker Evans Walker Evans BrewDog Gets Political: Asks Trump to End Presidential Campaign

Soon-to-be-somewhat-Columbus-based (for US operations anyway) beer maker BrewDog issued a statement earlier this week, asking that Donald Trump bring an end to his political campaign for President of the United States. While BrewDog CEO James Watt isn’t currently eligible to vote in the 2016 presidential election (his company is headquartered in Scotland), he does feel that […]

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