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Former FirstEnergy CEO, ex-speaker of Ohio House worked closely to pass tainted energy bill

Former FirstEnergy CEO, ex-speaker of Ohio House worked closely to pass tainted energy bill

Chuck Jones was fired in October along with two senior vice presidents. Larry Householder lost his speakership and later his House seat.
Restaurant to host event to support Monica Deavers for Austintown trustee

Restaurant to host event to support Monica Deavers for Austintown trustee

The candidate is the owner of Charly’s Family Restaurant.
Voters oust Newton Falls Councilwoman Sandra Breymaier in recall election

Voters oust Newton Falls Councilwoman Sandra Breymaier in recall election

Recall elections are fairly common in the city, county officials said.
Committee to Elect Robert Santos to host 'Brewing Up Support for the Marine'

Committee to Elect Robert Santos to host 'Brewing Up Support for the Marine'

Robert Santos, a retired U.S. Marine, is a candidate for Austintown trustee.
Bipartisan legislation seeks to improve access to services for veterans

Bipartisan legislation seeks to improve access to services for veterans

“Navigating the VA’s bureaucracy can be a nightmare for those who have served,” U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said.
Biden says getting vaccinated ‘gigantically important’

Biden says getting vaccinated ‘gigantically important’

The president participated in a televised town hall Wednesday night in Cincinnati.
Biden's 3rd trip to reddish Ohio pushes his economic agenda

Biden's 3rd trip to reddish Ohio pushes his economic agenda

The president will participate in a town hall in Cincinnati that will air on CNN tonight.
Pelosi bars 2 Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP may boycott

Pelosi bars 2 Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP may boycott

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy said Republicans won't participate in the investigation if Democrats won't accept the members he appointed.
A year out, $60M bribery scandal felt in business, politics in Ohio

A year out, $60M bribery scandal felt in business, politics in Ohio

Events over the past year suggest a federal probe's tentacles only continue to grow.
Ryan secures nearly $15M for projects in Mahoning, Trumbull counties

Ryan secures nearly $15M for projects in Mahoning, Trumbull counties

The congressman secured all 10 13th Congressional District projects he sought.