Weekly columns from Vindicator politics writer David Skolnick:
National Democrats and their staff seem to get lost once they step outside Washington, D.C. I
Several people are giving serious consideration to running next year for an Ohio House seat that
About one in every 20 people who the U.S. Census Bureau counts as Youngstown residents “live” in
Here are a few observations on the nonpartisan filing deadline for the Nov. 5 general election.
The general election for the 6th Congressional District seat isn’t until November 2014, but it
U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, a Republican from Marietta, won his second term last year by 6.7 percentage
If Jennifer Garrison wanted to show state Sen. Lou Gentile that he would be in for a fight for
By David Skolnick |July 12th, 2013
As is my family’s tradition since we moved here in 1995, we attended this year’s annual Austintown
The Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office has a long-standing reputation for corruption. When you look
There’s a third Democrat interested in running next year for the 6th Congressional District.
By David Skolnick |June 21st, 2013
For Ohio’s two U.S. senators, the federal Hardest Hit Fund hasn’t hit Ohio hard enough. Both U.S.
More than five years after he resigned in shame as the state’s attorney general, perhaps Marc Dann
While neither has officially announced their candidacy, a Democratic primary in the 6th
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which recruits and raises money for political
The close Democratic primary for Youngstown mayor got even closer when all of the votes were