Local attorney Tim Burke is retiring as chairman of the Hamilton County Democratic Party, a position he has held for 24 years. The Hamilton County Democratic Central Committee, made up of precinct executives, will vote on his replacement June 9.
Burke first became active in politics in the late 1960s working on Jerry Springer's successful campaign for city council. He has served on the Hamilton County Board of Elections since 1993 and on the Ohio Board of Regents since 2008.
Tim Burke joins "Cincinnati Edition," along with WVXU politics reporter Howard Wilkinson (@howardwilkinson), to talk about the changes that have occurred in the local political landscape during the last several decades and to discuss the future of the Democratic Party in our region.
Tune in to "Cincinnati Edition May 30 at 1 p.m. to hear this segment.