Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: May 28, 2008
A group of unlikely partners in Ohio has come together to support tougher environmental regulations. It urges Congress to pass the Climate Security Act. The group also wants Ohio to become a leader in alternative energy industries.
The Ohio Senate has given its approval to a $1.57 billion job creation package.
Governor Strickland has tapped the Dean of Ohio State University’s Law School as the state’s new attorney general. Nancy Rogers was sworn in this morning. She replaces Marc Dann who resigned earlier this month amid a sexual harassment scandal.
Now that Republican presidential candidate John McCain has rejected the endorsement of Ohio televangelist Rod Parsley, and Parsley has withdrawn his endorsement of McCain, a key political question arises: Will the incident make it harder for McCain to win the votes of the evangelical Christian conservatives that Parsley helps to lead?