Blog Archives

John Kasich, Ed FitzGerald Try To Keep Houses In Order

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss top issues in the news including possible intraparty challenges to Governor John Kasich and his Democratic challenger Ed Fitzgerald.

Ohio Governor’s Race, Economy Likely Dominant Topics Of 2014

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel look ahead at what likely will be the big political and policy stories of 2014.

IRS Targets Ohio Tea Party Groups, The Fallout

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including the IRS targeting of Ohio Tea Party groups and morals clauses in employee contracts.

Taking Medicaid Expansion To The Ballot

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of the prospects of a ballot issue to expand Medicaid coverage and the looming Ohio Tea Party revolt.

The Birth Control Coverage Debate Returns

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide analysis of several topics including Attorney General Mike DeWine’s request for a contraception coverage exemption for private employers.

Gov. John Kasich, JobsOhio Gives In, For Now

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including JobsOhio’s reluctant agreement to open its books.

Stivers Supports Boehner Plan

Congressman Steve Stivers of Columbus is sticking with his speaker. He says he will vote for John Boehner’s plan to raise the debt ceiling and cut spending.

2010 Election Updates

John Kasich’s big lead narrows; polling disparities; early voter turnouts; and the impact of the Tea Party.