WOSU News Archives For: April 14, 2011

Michelle Obama Tells Columbus Group Veterans Need Job Help

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Michelle Obama
12:00AM
April
14, 2011

First Lady Michelle Obama used a west side warehouse as a backdrop to campaign for more business support for veterans and their spouses.

Report: Poor Roads Cost Ohioans Billions

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The report from The Road Information Program says Ohioans waste more than $6 billion a year on excessive fuel, flat tires from pot holes and other repairs that are easily preventable; in Columbus, that averages out to $835 per driver every year.
12:00AM
April
14, 2011

A new report says poor road condition cost Ohio drivers billions of dollars every year.

More Troops Going From Combat to Class

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden speak about their Joining Forces initiative following the kick off performance of the fifth installment of The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families at the Franklin County Veterans Memorial in Columbus, Ohio April 14, 2011.
12:00AM
April
14, 2011

First Lady Michelle Obama arrives in Columbus later today to tout job services for military veterans and their families. Mrs. Obama’s stop is part of a “Joining Initiatives” tour. The tour is an effort to help veterans and their families make a transition from deployments to civilian life.