Blog Archives

Ohio Budget Bill Revisions

Ann Fisher and her panel provide an analysis Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s two-year budget bill and the effects of a delay on renewable energy standards in Ohio.

Stivers Supports Boehner Plan

Congressman Steve Stivers of Columbus is sticking with his speaker. He says he will vote for John Boehner’s plan to raise the debt ceiling and cut spending.

John Kasich’s First Six Months in Office

This week, Columbus on the Record panelists discuss Governor John Kasich’s first six months in office, what he’s accomplished, and what’s still to come.

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.

Might Unions and GOP Settle SB-5 Before Vote?

Might Republicans and unions follow the lead of the Ohio farmers and The Humane Society and negotiate to keep collective bargaining off the fall ballot?

One Ohio Casino Deal is Finalized With Slots

This week Columbus on the Record panelists discuss the casino agreement, which includes legalized racetrack slot machines and a bigger slice of the profit pie for Ohio.

Ohio Senate Budget Cuts Lawmakers Pay, Restricts Abortion

This week Columbus on the Record panelists discuss the expected changes to the Ohio Senate budget, which would cut legislators’ pay and cut Governor’s John Kasich’s JobsOhio role.

Morning Roundup – Ken Blackwell Mulls Senate Run

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

Tuesday Round-Up – Toledo Casino Widens Lead on Others

As other projects are stalled or slowed, Toledo’s casino takes shape. A proposed change to the Ohio budget would restrict abortions. New York tabs are having a field day with a certain congressman’s photography and texting.

The Resignation of Jim Tressel

This week Columbus on the Record panelists discuss the departure of football coach Jim Tressel from The Ohio State University.