Archives: President Obama

President Obama’s Jobs Speech and Ohio Economy/Fatherhood Summit

This hour we’ll spend the first two segments talking about President Obama’s Jobs Speech and how it specifically pertains to Ohio’s economy, with former Columbus Chamber of Commerce economic analyst, Bill Lafayette, and Assistant Professor of Urban Studies at Cleveland State, Joel Elvery.

The Story of Barack Obama’s Mother, with author Janny Scott

An “unconventional woman who emerged from a conventional time,” Ann Dunham, mother of Barack Obama, led a life which crossed boundaries of culture and race. We’ll learn more about the President’s mother this hour.

The Story of Barack Obama’s Mother, with author Janny Scott

An “unconventional woman who emerged from a conventional time,” Ann Dunham, mother of Barack Obama, led a life which crossed boundaries of culture and race. We’ll learn more about the President’s mother this hour.

Dragon Boat Racing in Columbus

Racing down the Scioto River is now an option if you’re rowing something known as a dragon boat this Saturday. We’ll talk more about the upcoming Asian Festival, and then cut to special NPR Coverage of President Obama’s speech on the Middle East later today.