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Innovation Ohio Has a New President

I saw it first on Twitter and here is the press release announcing Keary McCarthy as the new Innovation Ohio president. Exciting news for sure. Thank you, Janetta King and good luck, Keary! Innovation Ohio is a progressive think tank based in Columbus, Ohio. Their morning clips is a daily must-read.

Tea Party Women Make Noise While Dem Women Make Winners

Tea party noise can be useful, as noted in this article from Women’s eNews. Still, the author concludes that, even with how primaries thinned the ranks of Republican female candidates and they remained overwhelmingly outnumbered by Democratic female general election options, they do serve a valuable purpose: This year’s Tea Party female politicians oppose many…

Strickland not Democrat distancing self from Obama

Chris Cillizza wasn’t the only one writing about whether Democrats should be closer to or farther away from President Obama in the current election cycle but his piece, Some Democratic candidates distance themselves from Obama, covers the bases.  Here’s evidence that Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland is not one of the ones distancing themselves: President Barack…

TONIGHT: Meet Cuyahoga County Executive, County Council Candidates for Pepper Pike’s District 6

From the Cuyahoga Democratic Women’s Caucus: Cuyahoga Democratic Women’s Caucus Ohioans for Democratic Values and University Heights Democratic Ward Club are sponsoring a Democratic Candidates Forum for Cuyahoga County Executive and County Council Districts 6, 7, 8, 10, & 11 Tuesday, July 20, 2010 7:00 – 9:00 pm Cleveland Heights Community Center 1 Monticello Boulevard (at…