Weekly columns from Vindicator politics writer David Skolnick:
Based on the past few days, the Democratic race for Mahoning County Probate Court judge has pushed
The three judicial candidates “not recommended” by the Mahoning County Bar Association for the
David Engler, a candidate for a seat on the 7th District Court of Appeals, is not running a
Mahoning Republicans to likely recommend a Democrat for probate vacancy
It’s not unusual for a candidate who loses a big election to go into hiding. Failed candidates
It’s been an unusual week for local politics — even by Mahoning County standards. Two Democratic
Since 2007, the Mahoning Valley Democratic Club — the largest Democratic club in the area — meets to
Youngstown City Council’s delay in redistricting the seven wards has turned into a political war
Rumors about criminal corruption investigations of Mahoning Valley officeholders are commonplace.
Judicial races are typically boring. That is, if there are any candidates for those races. For
A little over a year ago, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13th, was returning to the House Appropriations
When I first learned that Ed FitzGerald, a Democrat running for governor, had selected Sharen
Two candidates for the 58th Ohio House District seat are dismayed and plenty angry that the Ohio
When Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald selected state Sen. Eric Kearney as his
Despite who is endorsed by the Mahoning County Democratic Party to replace state Rep. Robert F.