WOSU News Archives For: March 3, 2008

Young Voters Weigh in on Democratic Presidential Contest

12:00AM
March
3, 2008

Recent national polls show democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is more popular with young voters than his opponent, democrat Hillary Clinton.

Ohio’s democratic delegate process unmasked

12:00AM
March
3, 2008

Delegates, delegates, delegates…it could be one of the most used words in American right now – at least in politics. From what most people hear or read in the news delegates are what presidential hopefuls are trying to secure out of the primaries. Whichever candidate gets the most delegates wins his or her party’s nomination. WOSU explains who delegates are, where they are and how they’re awarded.

Mentors Can Transform Lives

12:00AM
March
3, 2008

Communities all around the country and here in Central Ohio have tried many things to cut violent crime, improve student performance and lower dropout rates WOSU commentator Elizabeth Martinez says solutions to these problems might come with mentoring.

Democratic Hopefuls Play “Ground Game” in Ohio

12:00AM
March
3, 2008

Whoever wins Ohio’s democratic presidential primary Tuesday may be the candidate who has the best “get out the vote” drive and grassroots support. Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen has been watching that factor in both the Barack Obama campaign and the Hillary Clinton campaign.