Blog Archives

The Issue Two Race Tightens; Follow the Nationwide Area $$ Closely

This week, WOSU Public Media’s “Columbus on the Record” panelists discuss polling numbers, which show that Issue 2 is winning, but is losing support.

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.

Unions Protest at Ohio Statehouse

As union representatives protest at the Statehouse, some ask: are unions still necessary?

Ohio’s New Governor, John Kasich, And New Republican Leadership in the Statehouse

Ohio’s new governor, John Kasich, raises some controversy over raising his right hand.

Democrats Attempt To ‘Fire Up’ The Base

Updates and complete analysis of national and statewide election 2010 trends.

Public Safety Director Controversy

Controversy surrounding confirmation of Cathy Collins-Taylor. Will the Ohio senate approve her appointment as the new Public Safety Director?

Topics: Race Track, Indoor Smoking Ban, and Gun Regulation in Ohio

This week on Columbus On The Record:  The feud between Ohio Secretary of State, Jennifer Brunner and LetOhioVote.org over issues surrounding the groups funders. Controversial firings at the Bureau of Workers Compensation.  Religious discrimination may be underlying decision to fire entire staff. Also this week:  ODOT head pushes passenger rail.  Smoking Ban enforcement, and gun regulations. [...]