WOSU News Archives For: October 30, 2008

Ohio State House up for grabs; Campaign ads get nasty

12:00AM
October
30, 2008

For the first time since 1994 Democrats have a chance to take control of the State House of Representatives. Right now Republicans hold a slim majority and Democrats need only four seats to re-gain the House. With control of the House comes many perks like choosing the speaker, outlining the budgets and laying down the agenda. With all that’s at stake district races have become very competitive and some have become down right nasty. WOSU takes a look at two of those: Districts 20 and 22.

New VA Clinic will keep veterans close to home

12:00AM
October
30, 2008

Columbus and surrounding area veterans have a new and much bigger clinic to get care. And the new center will save patients time and money because they will not have to travel to get certain types of care.