Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For November 2004
The campaign and Tuesday’s results indeed proved that Ohio was split in its support for President Bush and Senator Kerry. Now that the race is over, the division remained evident in the reactions of each candidate’s supporters.
President Bush says Americans have “aduty to vote.” Speaking with campaign workers in Columbus, Bush said he hopes for “a turnout as big as possible.” He told his supporters he’s “confident” of a win in their state. No Republican has won the White House without Ohio.
With just hours to go before the polls open and with the race for president here in Ohio seemingly tied, volunteers for both campaigns are going all out to attract every vote they can.