April 3, 2015
Candidates for Columbus Mayor Square Off
WOSU News Director Mike Thompson interviews the four candidates for Columbus Mayor in the May 5th primary.
February 6, 2015
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.
July 11, 2014
Cleveland Lands GOP Convention, Columbus Still Wants Dems
WOSU’s Mike Thompson and his panel look at Columbusâ€™s Democratic convention hopes after Republicans choose Cleveland for their convention; Republicans look for a new speaker of the Ohio House.
November 22, 2013
Stand Your Ground Proposal Comes To Ohio
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson discusses and his panel discuss several issues including a stand-your-ground proposal at the statehouse and Ed FitzGeraldâ€™s running mate choice.
May 20, 2011
Poll: Majority of Ohioans Oppose Senate Bill 5
This week Columbus on the Record panelists discuss the latest polling numbers that show the majority of Ohioans donâ€™t like Senate Bill 5, the bill that limits collective bargaining. 54% say that SB 5 should be repealed.
May 21, 2010
Public Safety Director Controversy
Controversy surrounding confirmation of Cathy Collins-Taylor. Will the Ohio senate approve her appointment as the new Public Safety Director?
April 28, 2010
Remember Casinos Have RIGHT to Build, Not Obligation
While Penn National owns both proposed Columbus casino sites and it promises to deal the first black-jack cards in 2012, the developer still only has the constitutional right to build, not the obligation.
March 25, 2010
Columbus City Council Privacy; 2010 Elections Update
This week on Columbus On The Record: Columbus City Council’s quest for Privacy; Pension Double dipping; Campaign 2010 Update: Â Republicans’ energy is high; Lebron James becomes a campaign issue? Ballot Issues fail to make ballot. Panelists: Cathy Candisky, The Columbus Dispatch; William Hershey, Dayton Daily News Dale Butland, Democratic Strategist Bob Clegg, Republican Strategist
February 23, 2010
COTR 2.0 – We Need Your Input
I hate the term 2.0 but figured it reflects my hipness. (Is 2.0 still hip?) We are in the process of revamping Columbus on the Record and I’d like to get opinions on what we can do to improve the show and as a result improve your understanding of the issues that affect Central Ohio. [...]
February 19, 2010
Columbus Plowing; Harris Not ‘All Aboard’ The 3-C Plan
This week on Columbus On The Record: Â Columbus plowing policy: Â How does Columbus stack up to other cities? Â Are we spending too much? Great rail debate steams ahead, but senate president Harris says he’sÂ not ‘all aboard’ the 3-C passenger rail plan. An analysis of Ohio stimulus spending. Â And, in politics, the lack of NE Ohio [...]