NEW DETAILS:

Air Force sexual assaults: Wright Patt reports increase

Montgomery County recount leaves results unchanged


The Montgomery County Board of Elections recount in three races leaves results unchanged, said Jan Kelly, director of the board.

Automatic recounts completed this week were required in races where the margin of difference in the vote fell within one-half of one percent.

RELATED: Some races from November election remain too close to call

As a result of the recount, the official results from the Nov. 7 election show that:

— The village of Phillipsburg’s 0.5 percent municipal income tax increase failed by 1 vote.

— Perry Township’s 1.5 mill additional police levy failed by three votes

— Curt Schreier bested Jerri Letner in the Brookville city council race by 11 votes.

Other stories by Lynn Hulsey

Richard Cordray brings governor campaign to Dayton

RELATED: DeWine-Husted ticket called governor’s race ‘dream team’ by GOP state senator

‘Smart car’ technology may make roads safer, but some fear data hacks

Protection orders “Not Going to stop a bullet”



Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Politics

GOP governor candidate Jim Renacci picks Cincinnati councilwoman as his running mate
GOP governor candidate Jim Renacci picks Cincinnati councilwoman as his running mate

Republican candidate for governor, U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci, today announced that Cincinnati Councilwoman Amy Murray will be his running mate in the 2018 GOP primary. “I think the real key is ‘back to business, not business as usual,’” said Renacci in announcing Murray as his choice for lieutenant governor. He made the announcement...
The rise, striking fall of a Trump adviser
The rise, striking fall of a Trump adviser

A brass band played, fighter jets streaked the clear blue sky and a red carpet adorned the airport tarmac on the day in May 2016 when Vladimir Putin came to Athens for a visit.  "Mr. President, welcome to Greece," the Greek defense minister, Panos Kammenos, said in Russian as he smiled broadly and greeted a stone-faced Putin at the base...
8.8 million Americans face big tax hike if Republicans scrap the medical deduction
8.8 million Americans face big tax hike if Republicans scrap the medical deduction

Anne Hammer is one of millions of elderly Americans who could face a substantial tax hike in 2018 depending on the final negotiations over the Republican tax bill.  In her retirement community in Chestertown, Maryland, it's the big topic of conversation.  Hammer is 71. Like many seniors, her medical bills are piling up. There are doctor visits...
Moore calls sexual-assault allegations ‘ritual defamation’
Moore calls sexual-assault allegations ‘ritual defamation’

In his first sit-down interview since Dec. 4, and his first on local Alabama television since last month, Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore told reporter Bill Britt that the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct were engaged in "ritual defamation" against him.  "I do not know them. I had no encounter with them. I have...
In Franken’s wake, three senators call on President Trump to resign
In Franken’s wake, three senators call on President Trump to resign

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and two of his Democratic colleagues have suggested that President Donald Trump should consider resigning, after a run of sexual harassment scandals that has driven out some members of Congress.  Sen. Al Franken "felt it proper for him to resign," Sanders said in an interview with NBC's "Meet the Press"...
More Stories