Former Cleveland Mayor George Voinovich Passes Away at 79

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George Voinovich, former mayor of Cleveland, governor of Ohio and U.S. senator passed away early Sunday morning.

He was 79, and would have turned 80 in less than a month.



Several statements have been released:



Voinovich was mayor of Cleveland from 1980 to 1989, the 65th governor of Ohio from 1991 to 1998 and a U.S. senator from 1999 to 2011.


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