WOSU News Archives For: May 3, 2006

Air Traffic Controllers work dispute goes to Congress

12:00AM
May
3, 2006

The federal agency in charge of air safety has gone to congress in a bid to settle a wage and work rules dispute with unionized air traffic controllers. The Federal Aviation Administration wants to put its contract into effect even though it failed to reach agreement with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association.

Can Republicans unite after a divisive primary?

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12:00AM
May 3, 2006

Now that Ohio’s Republican voters have nominated Ken Blackwell as their candidate for Governor, the big question is – can Republicans unite… after the bitter primary campaign that Blackwell and his GOP challenger Jim Petro waged against each other?

Ret. Gen. Franks Defends Rumsfeld during speech in Columbus

12:00AM
May
3, 2006

Retired Four-Star General Tommy Franks spoke in Columbus today (Wednesday). Franks led U-S military efforts at the start of the War in Iraq. WOSU’s Mandie Trimble reports Franks defended his former boss Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld.

Suburban Voters Give Mixed Results on School and Municipal Money Issues

12:00AM
May
3, 2006

In Franklin County, voters in four school districts passed school money requests. Voters in Westerville, Reynoldsburg, Hilliard and Gahanna gave a green light to tax levy requests.