Rob Portman

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Republican | Challenger | Ohio Senate candidate Full profile

State Of The Race: U.S. Senate: Ohio

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Rob Portman (R) faces Lee Fisher (D) in the November election.
Rob Portman's references to opponent(s): 0 uses in the last 7 days (up 0%).

Compare how Rob Portman uses key words

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Top This Week

Boehner

0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4

  • Last 7 days: 4 uses (up 400% over last week)

jobs

3,3,4,12,15,10,5,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (down 60% from last week)

Obama

1,0,0,1,0,2,0,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (up 200% over last week)

Top Overall

jobs

3,3,4,12,15,10,5,2

  • Overall: 119 uses since Aug. 30

economy

2,0,1,7,12,7,4,1

  • Overall: 113 uses since Aug. 30

deficit

0,0,0,2,10,3,0,0

  • Overall: 16 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

...MT @colonel_bubp In Georgetown 4 rally w/our next US Senator Rob Portman.Rob will be a GREAT Senator working for jobs!...

— via Twitter (October 29)

...5 days left! You can make a difference in this election – & help turn Ohio's economy around - get involved today: http://bit.ly/8Zr8u7...

— via Twitter (October 28)

...Just leaving rally at Wilmington's Murphy Theatre. Great crowd. W the highest unemployment rate in state,they are ready for new leadership...

— via Twitter (October 25)

...We just passed 25,000 "likes" - thanks for joining our campaign to turn Ohio's economy around. Only 8 days until the election. Suggest your friends join us, get involved and be sure to vote....

— via Facebook (October 25)

...heart of this race.” I'm grateful for their endorsement of my campaign as offering “a clearer prescription for economic recovery and growth”....

— via Facebook (October 24)

...the heart of this race.” I'm grateful for their endorsement of my campaign as offering “a clearer prescription for economic recovery and growth”....

— via Facebook (October 24)

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