WOSU News Archives For: April 5, 2007

US legislators at odds over setting a timetable to end its part in the Iraq War

12:00AM
April
5, 2007

The US House and Senate have approved spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But the bills put deadlines on troop withdrawal. President Bush has vowed to veto any measure that sets a timetable to begin troop withdrawal. But Ohio’s lawmakers have very different opinions about the legislation.

Convicted Child Killer Sentenced to Life Without Parole

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12:00AM
April 5, 2007

Lindsey Bruce, 25, was sentenced Thursday in Franklin County Common Pleas Court for the murder of five-year-old Emily Rimel.

War Funding Impasse Debated in Columbus

12:00AM
April
5, 2007

A poitical stalemate in Washington over funding for troops has sparked debate and discussion nationwide. The Central Ohio Federalist Society weighed in on Wednesday as it hosted columnist David Rivkin. Rivkin told the audience at the Athletic Club of Columbus that congressional “micro-managing” of the Iraq War will lead to a constitutional confrontation.