Blog Archives

Buckeye Lake’s Big Dam Problem

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top issues in the news this week including: Response to a report that the Buckeye Lake Dam is failing.

Rob Portman Takes Flak for Iran Letter

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at: Rob Portman’s signing of a letter to Iran and business opposition to John Kasich’s tax plan.

The Supreme Court, Obamacare and Ohio

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the Ohio impact of this week’s US Supreme Court hearings on Obamacare and an Arizona redistricting case.

Gov. John Kasich’s Hard Sell on Taxes; Ted Strickland Returns

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at John Kasich’s efforts to sell his tax plan to GOP lawmakers and Ted Strickland’s bid for US Senate.

Gov. John Kasich’s Palmetto State Politics

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top issues in the news this week including: John Kasich dips into national issues in during South Carolina visit

Gov. John Kasich’s Give and Take Tax Plan

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top issues in the news this week including: Governor John Kasich’s plan to cut some taxes while raising others.

Gov. Kasich Pushes Public Assistance with Requirements

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top issues in the news this week including: a movement to tie public assistance to work or job training.

The State of The Union, More Trouble for Charter Schools

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record look at President Obama’s State of the Union Address;and calls for tougher charter school regulation.

Governor John Kasich Sets Empathetic Tone

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record look at the top issues in the news this week including: Governor Kasich’s call for empathy and the conviction of former Columbus Schools Supt. Gene Harris.

Gov. John Kasich, GOP Lawmakers Set Agendas

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel preview the 2015 legislative priorities, the looming battle over Medicaid expansion and efforts to legalize marijuana in Ohio.