WOSU News Archives For: July 17, 2008

Religious Activists Vow to Keep “Sleaze” Out of Political Ads

12:00AM
July
17, 2008

Political TV commercials are the bread-and-butter of election year campaigning. Many people often complain that the ads are too negative, untrue, and downright sleazy.

Some religious activists here in Ohio are beginning to rate the 30-second campaign ads to try to discourage candidates from going too far.

More Workers in the Attorney General’s Office Claim “Hostile Environment”

12:00AM
July
17, 2008

Allegations are being made against the two women who initiated the investigation that lead to the resignation of former A-G Marc Dann.

John McCain Reaches Out To Civil Rights Convention

12:00AM
July
17, 2008

Senator John McCain reached out to the NAACP Wednesday at the organization’s national convention in Cincinnati. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee says whether or not he wins the support of members, he’ll need the group’s council if elected.