Former GOP senator and Ohio Gov. George Voinovich dies

FILE - In a Monday, Jan. 12, 2009 file photo, Sen. George Voinovich, R-Ohio speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, to announce that he will not seek another term as senator. Former U.S. Sen. George Voinovich, a two-term Ohio governor who preached frugality in his personal and public life and occasionally bucked the Republican establishment, died peacefully in his sleep, Sunday, June 12, 2016, his wife Janet confirmed. He was 79.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former Republican U.S. Sen. George Voinovich, a two-term Ohio governor who preached frugality in his personal and public life and occasionally bucked the GOP establishment, died Sunday. He was 79.

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