May 6, 2014
Primary day is here, and we haven’t seen tons of attack ads. But that doesn’t mean all’s quiet in the Buckeye State. Today we’ll take a look at Ohio’s primary system, and examine the threat the Tea Party poses to GOP incumbents this year. We’ll also discuss why electoral excitement is low, and what states can do to boost turnout.
February 19, 2014
Six days may not seem like much, but when elections are involved, every day counts. Several bills aimed at changing voting in Ohio, one of which cuts the early voting period from 35 to 29 days, are up for a vote in the Ohio House next week. This hour, we’ll discuss the reasoning behind the proposed changes and how these changes may affect voters.
September 13, 2012
There are some 45,000 Somalis and Somali-Americans living in Central Ohio, making it one of the largest Somali communities in the U.S. On this hour, we’ll take a look at the past, present and future of the small country. Then, we’ll talk about the generation of third-party advertisements and voter motivation, just in time for the election.
July 26, 2011
2011 is the year for redistricting. Today on “All Sides with Ann Fisher” we look at what shapes Ohio districts could take for current congressional seats…What does this re-drawing of districts mean for the voters in Ohio?
June 21, 2011
Join All Sides for a conversation with Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted, about election reform.
March 28, 2011
Two points of view about legislation requiring voters to show a photo ID at the polls; and two points of view about the safety and security of Ohio’s nuclear power plants
September 27, 2010
Delicious and varied recipes and how to can or freeze fruits and vegetables for enjoyment year round, and voter education
August 11, 2010
Concerns that the ballot language for the Columbus City Council proposal to allow for private meetings is misleading, and an open forum
April 28, 2010
Special coverage of the May 4 primary election
April 14, 2010
State Issue 1, a proposed constitutional amendment to renew the Ohio Third Frontier Program to promote economic growth through high-tech research and business innovation