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Ohio's 8th Congressional District, represented by current House Speaker John Boehner.
Hello,

I'd like to reach out to any of you Kossacks from Ohio's 8th Congressional District or at least in the Western part of Ohio for information.  If any of you not from the area but in Ohio and know the 8th Congressional District well, feel free to add your understanding of the communities, issues, etc.  

This isn't going to be much of a diary.  You can add anything you want about the 8th Congressional District.  

What issues directly affect people in Western Ohio and Ohio in general, and in the 8th district specifically?  My colleague Augustin and I are working on the Knowledge Democrats project and I've started working on a wiki page for Ohio's 8th congressional district in order to assist in our long term efforts to promote progressive candidates in that district, whether at the local, state or federal level.  We understand Ohio's 8th Congressional District may be conservative but we're still looking to reach out to any Kossacks, Democrats or progressives in the area.  It helps for long-term planning.

Also, taking politics out of the equation, let others know if you've been to the 8th Congressional District and can point out some good restaurants, venues and places to spend time in there.

So far, I only have the basic information. What issues should be documented? What important links / articles / information should be added to the wiki page?

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5:57 PM PT: Hey guys:

Good dialog going here.  Any of you seen this video?  It's funny.


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Originally posted to pipsorcle on Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 04:51 PM PST.

Also republished by Knowledge Democrats.

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