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Ohio’s Ebola Fears, Nationwide Arena’s Overdue Loan Payments

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: The latest in election news; Overdue Nationwide Arena Loan Payments; Questionable Charter School leases.

Leading Big, Governor John Kasich Tries Out National Themes

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: The impact of voter apathy on the 2014 election and John Kasich’s presidential ambitions.

Ed Fitzgerald Still Trails Badly, Earlier Early Voting Halted

The Columbus on the Record panel looks at the week’s top stories including: John Kasich’s big lead in the governor’s race; The US Supreme Court’s ruling to stop an expansion of early voting.

All Eyes on Reynoldsburg Teacher Strike, Jon Waters Sues OSU

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: The impact of the Reynoldsburg Teacher’s Strike on Ohio Education and Jon Waters’ lawsuit against OSU.

Ohio Governor’s Race – The Rout Is On So No Debates

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: John Kasich’s huge lead in the race for governor; the lack of debates for statewide candidates.

Just How Hard Is It To Vote In Ohio?

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: Republican efforts to require voters have photo ID, a federal court ruling reinstating early voting in Ohio

Who’s To Blame For Ed FitzGerald Campaign Troubles?

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including:Who is to blame for Ed FitzGerald’s collapsing campaign for Ohio Governor;

The Far Right Takes Aim At Common Core In Ohio

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at efforts to repeal Ohio’s Common Core education standards; Ed FitzGerald’s reeling campaign, and the militarization of local police.

OSU President Michael Drake on Marching Band, Vision for OSU

WOSU’s Mike Thompson interviews Ohio State University Michael Drake at The Columbus Metropolitan Club. Drake discusses the Marching Band controversy and other topics.

Ed FitzGerald’s Very Tough Week

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the week’s top stories including: Ed FitzGerald’s floundering campaign for Ohio Governor and fired OSU Band Director Jon Waters’ media tour.