Blog Archives

Map Making Deal Making; Gov. John Kasich’s Western Tour

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record look at the top issues in the news this week including: the redistricting deal at the statehouse; and John Kasich’s national tour.

What’s Next for John Kasich, Ohio Democrats, Gay Marriage?

Mike Thompson and the Columbus on the Record panel analyze the November election results as well as a federal appeals court ruling upholding Ohio’s same-sex marriage ban.

OSU Band Faces Charges of Promoting “Sexualized Culture”

WOSU News Director Mike Thompson and his panel look at the sexual harassment scandal that led to the firing of OSU Band Director Jon Waters.

Ohio Budget Bill Revisions

Ann Fisher and her panel provide an analysis Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s two-year budget bill and the effects of a delay on renewable energy standards in Ohio.

John Kasich’s Las Vegas Trip Fuels Presidential Speculation

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss the week’s top stories including John Kasich’s presidential ambitions; Ohio’s changing car dealership landscape, unionizing college athletes.

Gov. John Kasich’s Tax Plan – Winners and Losers

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss the week’s top stories including Governor John Kasich’s plan to cut income taxes while raising taxes on cigarettes and drilling.

Obamacare’s Fumble, Death Row Organ Donors

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss several issues including a steel workers campaign against Governor Kasich and the trouble with the Obamacare roll-out.

How The Heck Did Mitt Romney Lose Ohio??

If you woke to President Obama’s raw numbers the morning after the 2012 Ohio election, you’d probably be convinced that Mitt Romney won Ohio and quite possibly the presidency. You’d be wrong.

Confused By All The Polls? Try Averaging

If you are banging your head against the wall trying to keep up with the ups and downs of the latest polls, we suggest poll-results-averaging.