Monday, October 1, 2012
See information about candidates in contested local races on the November ballot
Kent voters will help decide the outcome of several local races for Portage County offices in November. Below you'll find links to basic candidate profile information on each of the contested local races. Click on the links to learn about the candidates. Kent voters will decide one issue, a 0.25 percent income tax increase to pay for a new police station. You can read about that issue here. Ohio House District 75 Portage County Commissioner Portage County Commissioner Portage County Recorder
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Kent State University Political Science Club hosting forum Friday at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The Kent State University Political Science Club will host a Political Science Fair and Forum for candidates of the 75th Ohio House District on Friday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. The Political Science Fair, taking place in the Kent Student Center Ballroom, will welcome incoming and returning students with the opportunity to meet students, faculty and staff from the Department of Political Science, as well as political candidates from Portage County and surrounding areas. The Political Science Fair is an initiative organized by the Kent State University Political Science Club, the Kent State Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha Honorary, and the Department of Political Science at Kent State. Funding for the event is sponsored by Kent State’s …
Saturday, September 1, 2012
Suffield resident seeks 2-year term
Name : Mr. Nick Skeriotis Job titles held : NA Employers : NA Party affiliation : Republican Running for a: State office Running for position: Ohio House District 75 representative Chamber/district: Ohio House District 75 Incumbent: No Previous elective offices : NA Unsuccessful bids for elective offices: NA Address P.O. Box 930, 249 W. Main St. Ravenna OH 44266 Website : http:/www.nickforohio.com/index.html Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nick-For-Ohio/113063475384292?sk=info Youtube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7DBrNPFrYI
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Democrat State Rep. Kathleen Clyde to face Republican challenger Nick Skeriotis
Two unopposed major-party candidates in Tuesday's primary election will face each other for the Ohio House District 75 seat in November. State Rep. Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) will face Republican Nick Skeriotis of Suffield. Both ran unopposed for their party's nomination Tuesday and each received 100 percent of the vote for their party ticket. Clyde received 6,170 votes Tuesday according to final but unofficial election results from the Portage County Board of Elections. Skeriotis received 5,634 votes. In November, Clyde will run her first re-election campaign in Ohio House District 75 instead of the District 68 seat she was elected to, as redistricting recently divided Portage County into Ohio House Districts 75 and 76. She was first elected…
Monday, February 27, 2012
Kathleen Clyde of Kent vying to keep seat on Democratic ticket; Nick Skeriotis of Suffield challenging her on Republican ticket.
Due to Ohio's recent redistricting, State Rep. Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) is running her first re-election campaign in Ohio House District 75 instead of the District 68 seat she was elected to. Redistricting has Portage County divided into Ohio House Districts 75 and 76. Kent is part of District 75, which also includes Atwater, Brady Lake, Brimfield, Charlestown, Deerfield, Edinburg, Franklin Township, Mogadore, Palmyra, Paris, Randolph, Ravenna City and Township, Rootstown, Streetsboro, Suffield, Sugar Bush Knolls and Tallmadge. Clyde, who is running unopposed in the March 6 Democratic primary election, was first elected to her District 68 seat in 2010. Running unnopposed on the March 6 Republican primary election ticket for the District 75 …