Once Homeless Ohio Man with "Golden Voice" Says He Wants to Run for President

You may recall hearing about Ted Williams, the formerly homeless Ohio man whose smooth baritone vocals became an instant Internet hit after a Columbus Dispatch video went viral.

Now, the man with the "golden voice" has said he'd like to run for president as an independent in the upcoming election. His aspirations were made public this week on Scott Spears' "Now" radio program on WWGH-FM.

Williams told the Dispatch that as president he'd focus on fair housing, veterans' issues, jobs and improving schools, among other things.

Find the Dispatch's original interview below:


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Alaina Nutile

Alaina Nutile is the Web Editor who oversees all digital content and social media initiatives for Cleveland Scene Magazine and Detroit Metro Times. Before joining the staff in June 2013, she interned at Business Insider in New York City, and at La Hora in Quito, Ecuador. Alaina is a graduate of Kalamazoo College...
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