Blog Archives

Kasich appoints former QB to state school board without resume

This week guest host Ann Fisher and the panel look at Governor John Kasich’s appointment of former Ohio State quarterback Stanley Jackson to the State Board of Education and his qualifications.

Mitt and the Poor

This week Mike Thompson and his panelists discuss Mitt Romney’s statement that he’s “not worried about the poor”. They also preview John Kasich’s State of the State Address.

Ohio Senate Bill 5 is Still the Hot Topic

This week, WOSU Public Media’s “Columbus on the Record” panelists discuss Downtown Columbus growth problems

1,298,301 Signatures Collected In Favor Of Collective Bargaining

We Are Ohio, the group leading the Senate Bill 5 referendum effort, collected a million more signatures than the 231,000 required to have SB5 placed before voters this autumn.

Morning Roundup – Ken Blackwell Mulls Senate Run

Former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell talks conservatism and mulls a run for US Senate.

Westside Columbus Casino Breaks Ground

This week Columbus on the record panelists discuss how Ohio GOP lawmakers are planning to make changes to Governor’s John Kasich’s education budget.

The Uncivilized State of American Politics

This special broadcast looks at how campaigns are being run in Washington and Columbus and the disappearing civility reflected in political campaign ads and news coverage.

The Battle Between Unions and Statehouse Republicans

This week Columbus on The Record panelists discuss the battle between unions and statehouse republicans; John Kasich’s traffic ticket; a proposal to expand Ohio’s private school voucher program; and Gov. Kasich’s private jobs plan.

Disappearing Civility in American Politics

As disappearing civility is reflected in political campaign ads and news coverage, how negative is too negative?

Ohio’s Current Political Landscape

Republicans consider a ban on earmarks, Senate candidates line up to challenge Sherrod Brown in 2012 and a Columbus City Council member leaves early.