WOSU News Archives For: July 28, 2011

U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers To Vote ‘Yes’ On House Speaker’s Debt Plan

US Congress
Ohio members of Congress are deciding how to vote on Speaker John Boehner's plan to raise the nation's debt ceiling.
5:11PM
July
28, 2011

Ohio members of Congress are deciding how to vote on Speaker John Boehner’s plan to raise the nation’s debt ceiling. A Central Ohio freshman Congressman plans to vote “yes” on the measure.

Mitt Romney Makes First Campaign Visit To Ohio

Mitt Romney
Several polls show Mitt Romney is currently the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination.
5:10PM
July
28, 2011

Several polls show Mitt Romney is currently the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination. He made his first campaign stop in Ohio on Wednesday. The setting: a factory in Pataskala, east of Columbus. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen files this report.

If Post Office Closes Tiny Town Would Be Down To One Storefront

Magnetic Springs Post Office
The U.S. Postal Service is looking to close as many as 3,700 branches around the country to make up for revenue lost mainly to the free Internet. The post office in the once-thriving village of Magnetic Springs in Union County, famously known for its healing waters, is on the possible closure list.
5:06PM
July 28, 2011

The U.S. Postal Service is looking to close as many as 3,7000 branches around the country to make up for revenue lost mainly to the free Internet. The post office in the once-thriving village of Magnetic Springs in Union County, famously known for its healing waters, is on the possible closure list.