FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 9, 2006 file photo, Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune speaks during a news conference in Cincinnati, Ohio. Ohio's Republican and Democratic gubernatorial ... more 
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 9, 2006 file photo, Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune speaks during a news conference in Cincinnati, Ohio. Ohio's Republican and Democratic gubernatorial front-runners were headed Wednesday toward a primary-free showdown amid complaints both parties got too aggressive in pushing out challengers. The Democrats had a primary looming as recently as last Friday, before Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune quietly withdrew his late bid against Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Tom Uhlman, File
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