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Call Him Ted Strickland, Consultant

Former Governor Ted Strickland has set up a new consulting firm and is joined by some of his top policy and political advisers.

Friday Round Up – Kasich-Strickland Recovery Stalls

The Ohio jobless rate declining streak ends and the NY Post headline writer’s favorite congressman resigns.

Disappearing Civility in American Politics

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

Columbus Plowing; Harris Not ‘All Aboard’ The 3-C Plan

This week on Columbus On The Record:  Columbus plowing policy:  How does Columbus stack up to other cities?  Are we spending too much? Great rail debate steams ahead, but senate president Harris says he’s not ‘all aboard’ the 3-C passenger rail plan. An analysis of Ohio stimulus spending.  And, in politics, the lack of NE Ohio [...]

The Great Train Debate; Me Too Income Taxes

This week on Columbus On The Record: The Great Train Debate: The controversy over Three-C passenger rail. Proponents of the rail pushing harder.  Opposition grows, Strickland calls them Cheerleaders for Failure. Campaign 2010 Round up: Ohios Shrinking Democrats, Kilroy Launches Campaign, and Pat Tiberi wants stimulus money he opposed. Me Too Income Taxes – Worthington [...]

Interesting Prediction for US Senate Candidate

On this weekend’s Columbus on the Record (Friday, 9:30pm; Sunday 11:30 am) Democratic Strategist Jerry Austin has a very interesting thought on a Democrat who might run for George Voinovich’s US Senate seat….. It’s a person none of us had through of….. If I told you now, you wouldn’t watch… Columbus on the Record – [...]