But daunting obstacles—like Ohio and Georgia—remain in his path.
If Romney loses Ohio and its 18 electoral votes, it is very difficult to win the White House.
Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich released a statement praising local law enforcement and asking for prayers for the injured.
originally used of the river, from Seneca (Iroquoian) ohi:yo', proper name from ohi:yo:h, literally "good river." The Seneca also used this of the Allegheny, which they considered the headwaters of the Ohio. Related: Ohian (1819); Ohioan (1818).