WOSU News Archives For: May 2, 2006

Blackwell vs Strickland in Ohio Governor’s Race

Ken Blackwell, Ted Strickland
12:00AM
May 2, 2006

Republican gubernatorial candidate Kenneth Blackwell has won the GOP nomination for governor. He will face Congressman Ted Strickland who won the Democratic nomination for governor.

Electronic Voting Has Its Glitches

One of Franklin County's 4,200 iVotronic touch screen voting machines
12:00AM
May 2, 2006

Early voting in Franklin County’s May 2nd primary was beset with glitches.

First Lady campaigns for local Congresswoman

12:00AM
May
2, 2006

The First Lady visited Columbus Tuesday. One of her stops was a fundraiser for Ohio Congresswoman Deborah Pryce.

Scattered problems reported with new voting machines

12:00AM
May
2, 2006

Scattered glitches have been reported on this primary day, the first time all of the state’s counties are using electronic voting machines instead of punch cards.

Inmate executed after delay and complications

12:00AM
May
2, 2006

A killer delayed his own execution by sitting up and telling witnesses gathered to watch him die that the drugs that are supposed to knock him out weren’t working.