Election 2020

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Here are your morning headlines for Monday, Jan. 28:


The partial government shutdown is already having an impact on the Cuyahoga Valley National Park – even though parts of the park are still open.

There are currently no rangers in the parks. 

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One of the possible contenders in the 2020 presidential race was in Northeast Ohio over the weekend to drum up support for Rich Cordray in the race for governor.

“This is not actually about blue or red or right or left right now: we are at a point in America where this is about right or wrong.”

Last Sunday was another day of work for Gov. John Kasich, who once again appeared on a network TV news show to discuss national issues. He once again said he's not running for president. But that's becoming increasingly hard to believe for some people. And it’s drawing criticism from those who say the governor should spend more time at his “day job."

Donald Trump Supporters at Covelli Centre
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UPDATE JULY 28: Click here for a factcheck.org analysis of the claims made in President Trump's Youngstown speech. 

Donald Trump won the highest office in the land in part because of places like Youngstown, Ohio—former Democratic Party strongholds.  So on Tuesday, the President came to town.