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Joyce Beatty’s Big Win, Mitt Romney’s Little Win

This week Mike Thompson and his panel look at what’s next in the GOP race for president now than Ohio Republicans have weighed in.

Super Tuesday Preview

This week Mike Thompson and his panel preview Tuesday’s Ohio Primary. Can Mitt Romney capture Ohio after winning Michigan? Can Rick Santorum extend the GOP nomination race?

Third District Democrats For Congress Square Off

This week Mike Thompson moderates a debate between the four Franklin County Democrats running for congress in the new 3rd district.

Rick Santorum ReturnsThe Sweater Vest To Ohio Spotlight

This week Mike Thompson and his panelists look at Rick Santorum’s surge to the lead in the Ohio GOP presidential primary race.

Confusion Reigns – Which District is Mary Jo Kilroy In?

It appears Mary Jo Kilroy will live right next door to the 3rd Congressional District but not actually within its boundaries.

Democrats Line Up For Chance At New Congressional Seat

This week, WOSU Public Media’s “Columbus on the Record” panelists discuss the crowded field of Democrats who want Central Ohio’s new congressional seat.

Talking Points Word Cloud – First Two Ohio Congressional Debates

We took transcripts of the past two debates between Congressional challengers Mary Jo Kilroy and Steve Stivers, and Zack Space and Bob Gibbs and put them into a word cloud (below).  As you can see, the debate centered on Jobs, Taxes, Spending, and Health.

Columbus on the Record Election Special: Ohio’s 15th District Debate

From Ohio’s 15th Congressional District, Democratic Congressman, Steve Stivers and Republican and his Republican challenger, Mary Jo Kilroy debate at WOSU@COSI Studios.


Well, not really.  Mary Jo Kilroy just told WOSU’s Mandie Trimble that she will vote “YES” on the healthcare bill. Not a big surprise, but her timing did not work out for Columbus on the Record.  We taped at 3:30 and she announced at 4:40.

Mary Jo Kilroy Takes a Stand – Atop the Health Care Fence

With protesters chanting,”Kill the Bill” in front of her Columbus office, Congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy released the following statement on the pending health care vote in the house: “We appear to be reaching the end of a process over a bill that’s been the most debated of any bill in our nation’s history.  Hearing the [...]