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Andrew Ginther Wins Election to Become Next Mayor of Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Andrew Ginther Wins Election to Become Next Mayor of Columbus

For the first time since 1999, voters have selected a new mayor of the City of Columbus. Andrew Ginther sailed to victory over opponent Zach Scott, declaring his victory on stage at the Franklin County Democratic Party election event tonight. With 99 percent of precincts reporting, Ginther retained an 18 point lead over Scott — […]

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Mayoral Candidates Share Big Ideas with Columbus Underground

Walker Evans Walker Evans Mayoral Candidates Share Big Ideas with Columbus Underground

Last week, Columbus Underground interviewed both Columbus mayoral candidates live on Periscope to find out more about their visions for the future of the city. Each candidate offered their opinions across a broad spectrum of topics, which we’ve transcribed snippets below to help better inform voters on major issues. Public Safety and Police Forces Zach […]

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Columbus Mayoral Race: New Endorsements and Announcements

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Mayoral Race: New Endorsements and Announcements

With two weeks remaining until election day, both Columbus mayoral candidates are making news announcements on nearly a daily basis. Yesterday we received an update from each. Andrew Ginther announced the launch of the #OurColumbus section of his campaign website. The online tool features an interactive map that highlights neighborhood investments made in recent years, […]

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Mayoral Candidates to Participate in Live Interviews with Columbus Underground

Walker Evans Walker Evans Mayoral Candidates to Participate in Live Interviews with Columbus Underground

With only 15 days left until election day, local voters are expected to finalize their views and opinions on a variety issues and candidates before casting their votes on November 3rd (unless of course, you’ve already early voted). The biggest local race this year is between mayoral candidates Andrew Ginther and Zach Scott, and Columbus […]

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Columbus Mayoral Race: Who’s in the Lead?

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Mayoral Race: Who’s in the Lead?

While speaking directly with mayoral candidates Andrew Ginther and Zach Scott, Columbus Underground was told by both that polling numbers indicated that each candidate was currently in the lead over his opponent. We requested some documentation from each candidate’s campaign offices to figure out which information was most accurate. Andrew Ginther’s campaign manager released a […]

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Columbus Mayoral Race: Scott Responds to Investigation Announcement

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Mayoral Race: Scott Responds to Investigation Announcement

Yesterday, City Council President and Columbus Mayoral Candidate Andrew Ginther proclaimed vindication from the ongoing investigation surrounding the Redflex right light camera company and their admissions of bribing public officials in Columbus. Local lobbyist John Raphael pled guilty to “interference to commerce by threats” and stated that no bribery had actually taken place. Mayoral Candidate […]

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Columbus Mayoral Race: Ragland Discusses Ginther Endorsement; Scott Campaign Responds

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Mayoral Race: Ragland Discusses Ginther Endorsement; Scott Campaign Responds

Yesterday morning, former mayoral candidate James Ragland announced his support for current mayoral candidate Andrew Ginther. The two men disagreed on many issues during the primary debates earlier this year, so the news caught some by surprise. We reached out to Ragland for some additional information on his decision, and he said that he came […]

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