Private-equity mogul Bruce Rauner jabs his left index finger at the Chicago ballroom crowd after his victory in Illinois’s Republican primary election, vowing things will change in the debt-strapped state if voters choose him as governor in November.
Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, co-chairman of President Barack Obama’s re- election campaign, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that the president will be “energized” by Vice President Joe Biden’s performance in his debate against Republican running mate Paul Ryan.
Top surrogates for Barack Obama and Mitt Romney predicted a more aggressive Obama will show up for the second presidential debate in New York next week, while they disagreed sharply about Vice President Joe Biden’s performance.
Oct. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, a Democrat and the co-chairman of President Barack Obama's campaign, talks about the outlook for next week's presidential debate following last night's debate between U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Republican vice-presidential nominee Paul Ryan.
As Congressional Republicans’ 16-day fight to defund President Barack Obama’s health-care overhaul dissolved, Ohio Governor John Kasich was trying to find a way around his party to expand Medicaid under the law.