WOSU News Archives For: October 17, 2008

High Court Rejects GOP Bid in Ohio Voting Dispute

12:00AM
October
17, 2008

Ohio’s elections chief has the U.S. Supreme Court on her side in a battle over voter registrations.

Ohio Seeks Grocery Tax Revenue

12:00AM
October
17, 2008

Ohio seeks restoration of grocery tax the Strickland administration has askedthe Ohio Supreme Court to restore a tax on groceries that was struck down by a state court of appeals.

2008 Columbus Marathon October 19th

12:00AM
October
17, 2008

The 2008 Columbus Marathon is scheduled to take place this weekend. According to Nationwide Better Health Columbus Marathon preparations are underway.

U-S Senator Voinovich Lambasts Casino Proposal

12:00AM
October
17, 2008

One of Ohio’s two U.S.. Senators is lambasting State Issue 6, that proposal to authorize a giant gambling casino in Southwest Ohio. But the main money-man behind the measure is strongly defending it.

15th Congressional District candidates debate economy, negative ads

12:00AM
October
17, 2008

Republican Steve Stivers, Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy and Independent Don Elijah Eckhart met up for a debate at WOSU at COSI. The three candidates vying for Ohio’s 15th Congressional District seat threw very few proverbial punches.