December 6, 2013
Taxing Time for Democratic Ticket For Governor
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including Lt. Governor Candidate Eric Kearney’s tax troubles and a possible challenge to a publicly owned Nationwide Arena.
November 22, 2013
Stand Your Ground Proposal Comes To Ohio
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson discusses and his panel discuss several issues including a stand-your-ground proposal at the statehouse and Ed FitzGerald’s running mate choice.
November 15, 2013
Obamacare’s Fumble, Death Row Organ Donors
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including a steel workers campaign against Governor Kasich and the trouble with the Obamacare roll-out.
November 8, 2013
Columbus Schools Levy Fails, Now What?
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including what’s next for the Columbus City Schools after the failure of its levy request and a look at the 2014 election.
November 1, 2013
Cramming Time for Columbus School Levy Vote
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including Tuesday’s vote on the Columbus School Levy; questionable oversight of state grants to private companies.
October 26, 2013
Medicaid Expansion Fallout
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson discusses and his panel discuss several issues including the social and political impact of Ohio’s decision to expand Medicaid.
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August 2, 2013
Governor John Kasich’s Jobs Record
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including John Kasich’s jobs record, Ted Strickland’s endorsement of Ed FitzGerald for governor.
February 13, 2013
List of Services To Be Taxes Under Governor John Kasich’s Plan
Governor Kasich is out with a long list of services that would be subject to a new 5 percent sales tax. Here’s the list.
December 12, 2012
Five Things That Would Indicate A John Kasich White House Bid
Of course Governor Kasich must win re-election first, but here are five things that would indicate he’s laying the groundwork for a White House run.
December 5, 2012
Why WOSU Won’t Use The Term “Fiscal Cliff”
Like the word, “Woo”, WOSU reporters are banned from using the term “Fiscal Cliff”.
November 30, 2012
OK, The Election’s Over, Now What?
Campaign 2012 is giving way to Policy 2013. As this year’s political dust starts to settle, new dust will soon stir in Washington, at the Statehouse and at Columbus City Hall.
November 7, 2012
How The Heck Did Mitt Romney Lose Ohio??
If you woke to President Obama’s raw numbers the morning after the 2012 Ohio election, you’d probably be convinced that Mitt Romney won Ohio and quite possibly the presidency. You’d be wrong.
October 31, 2012
Confused By All The Polls? Try Averaging
If you are banging your head against the wall trying to keep up with the ups and downs of the latest polls, we suggest poll-results-averaging.
October 22, 2012
Five Takeaways from Poll Showing Romney Gaining In Ohio
Quinnipiac is out with its latest poll of likely Ohio voters. It shows that Republican Mitt Romney has cut President Obama’s lead in half over the last month. Here are five things the poll tells us: