June 26, 2015
Same-Sex Marriage Legalized, City Hall Probe Grows
WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at the top stories in the news this week including: The Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage; The bribery investigation at Columbus City Hall.
December 5, 2014
Coleman’s and Portman’s Political Decisions; Race and Policing
Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel look at Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s decision not to seek re-election, Rob Portman’s decision not to seek the presidency and other issues.
May 9, 2014
Columbus Zoo Levy Swamped – How Leaders Misjudged Voters
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss the weekâ€™s top stories including the defeat of the Columbus Zoo Levy and how leaders so misjudged the will of voters.
February 21, 2014
Fracking in Ohio State Parks, Train to Port Columbus
The Columbus on the record panel discusses controversies over proposed natural gas drilling in state parks; and a plan to start passenger rail service between Port Columbus and downtown, and more,
November 1, 2013
Cramming Time for Columbus School Levy Vote
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including Tuesdayâ€™s vote on the Columbus School Levy; questionable oversight of state grants to private companies.
October 18, 2013
Governor John Kasich’s Medicaid Expansion End-Run
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss Governor Kasichâ€™s risky move to bypass the state legislature to expand Medicaid and rising tensions over the Columbus School levy.
October 10, 2013
Mayor,Superintendent Make Case for Columbus School Levy
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson questions Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman and Columbus Schools Superintendent Dan Good about the Columbus School Levy request and plans to reform the school system.
August 16, 2013
Gov. John Kasich Stirs Presidential Run Speculation
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including rising speculation about John Kasichâ€™s presidential ambitions.
July 20, 2013
Kasich Approves A New Education Plan
WOSU’s Steve Brown and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of topics including Columbusâ€™ new education plan, the ban on internet cafes, local reaction to the George Zimmerman acquittal and more.
June 14, 2013
Veterans Memorial Could Fade Away
WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including plans to replace Vets Memorial with a new arts center .