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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.

Good News! But Not Good Enough to Share

Tuesday was a big day for the city of Columbus and its Division of Police. How big? 12.7 million dollars big.  As part of the stimulus package the federal government handed out one billion in policing grants.  Columbus will receive $12.7 million to hire 50 police officers. The federal money will be enough to pay [...]