Ohio Governor John Kasich and Senator Rob Portman got high marks and a big boost from their roles at the Republican convention.
How did it strengthen their political plans? Could Cleveland host one of the next political conventions?
Both Democrats and Republicans are talking up the possibility.
Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald is predicting one will be here within 8 years.
Cuyahoga County's new government's been a job success in helping create jobs. How did that happen?
And there's more sparks in the Ohio Senate race.
Josh Mandel's use of the word "un-American" in a joint interview with Sherrod Brown produced more debate.
What did he say and what did he mean?
Tom Beres discusses these issues with Democratic former Shaker Heights mayor Judy Rawson and Republican former State Lawmaker Matt Dolan on this edition of Between the Lines.