In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
WOSU News Archives For: May 26, 2006
References to God will soon be on prominent display in many Ohio public schools. State legislators this week gave final approval to a bill requiring schools to display donated copies of the state and federal mottoes. And a leader of Ohio’s conservative evangelical movement is vowing to take advantage of the law and make those donations. Still, the law may be challenged in court by the American Civil Liberties Union.
96-year-old Doris “Granny D” Haddock travels the country pushing for public campaign funding. The New Hampshire native went to jail twice for her part in walking fasts around the U. S. Capitol to get attention for campaign reform. Now she has written a memoir.