Blog Archives

After The Sale, What’s Next For The Columbus Dispatch?

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top stories in the news this week including: the fallout from the sale of The Columbus Dispatch; Ohio’s many troubled dams.

Obama Leads In Ohio; More Trouble for Columbus Schools

Mike Thompson and his panel at President Obama’s rising poll numbers in Ohio and why another moderate is leaving Congress.

The ‘Bain’ Of Mitt’s Existence

This week Mike Thompson and his panel look at Mitt Romney’s career as head of Bain Capital, the private equity firm credited with saving some companies and accused of gutting others.

Gay Marriage Helped Bush In ’04, Will It Help Mitt in ’12?

This week Mike Thompson and his panel look at the impact President Obama’s endorsement of gay marriage will have on the presidential race in Ohio.

The Politics of Envy

This week Mike Thompson and his panelists look at the attacks on Mitt Romney and explore the reasons why college has become so expensive and what can be done to make it more affordable.

2012 Congressional Map Set

The end of the congressional redistricting battle, Ohio’s elevated importance in the GOP presidential nomination race and the proposed “cooling tower” sculpture for downtown Columbus.