• June 18, 2012  

    After following Mitt Romney’s bus tour to Ohio over the weekend, Gwen Ifill asks what’s on voters’ minds in the all-important battleground state. As polls tighten in the Buckeye State, Romney and President Obama are making their pitches on the economy. Continue reading

  • June 14, 2012  

    Fighting for attention Thursday in Ohio, President Obama accused Republican rival Mitt Romney of pursuing policies that would plunge the nation back into financial crisis, while Romney attacked the president’s economic stewardship. Jeffrey Brown reports. Continue reading

  • March 7, 2012   BY Christina Bellantoni and Terence Burlij  

    GOP presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets supporters at a Super Tuesday night gathering in Boston. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. “I’m going to get this nomination,” Mitt Romney told elated supporters in Massachusetts Tuesday night. Mathematically, … Continue reading

  • March 7, 2012   BY News Desk  

    GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, talk to members of the press on his campaign’s plane Tuesday in Columbus, Ohio. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney pulled out a narrow victory in Ohio … Continue reading

  • March 7, 2012  

    In other news Wednesday, Ohio Democrat Dennis Kucinich lost his Democratic primary race Tuesday against Rep. Marcy Kaptur after redistricting forced them into the same district. In Syria, the Red Crescent entered the devastated Baba Amr district in the city of Homs, a week after a government siege ended. Continue reading

  • March 6, 2012   BY News Desk  

    Poll workers look on during Super Tuesday voting in Youngstown, Ohio. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images. Voting ended at 7:30 p.m. ET across Ohio, where exit polls showed a tight race between former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former Pennsylvania … Continue reading

  • March 6, 2012   BY Dante Chinni  

    Rick Santorum campaigns in Lake County, Ohio, last week. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images. This Tuesday is “super” in the Republican nominating battle because of sheer volume. There are 11 states holding votes and more than 400 delegates at stake. … Continue reading

  • March 6, 2012  

    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson discuss Super Tuesday wins and losses by Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul. Then Political Editor Christina Bellantoni and The Rothenberg Political Report’s Stuart Rothenberg discuss polling numbers in Ohio’s critical contest. Continue reading

  • March 5, 2012   BY Christina Bellantoni  

    The NewsHour Political Checklist wouldn’t be complete this Super Tuesday eve without a mention of buckeyes. Political Editor Christina Bellantoni speaks with senior correspondents Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill about the delicious Ohio confection, and the politics team outlines important … Continue reading

  • March 5, 2012   BY Daniel Sagalyn  

    Wall at Romney campaign headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. Tweeted by PBS NewsHour politics producer Terence Burlij. The PBS NewsHour politics team has been reporting on the run-up to Super Tuesday, including on-the-ground reports from Ohio. Take a look back with … Continue reading