WOSU News Archives For: January 31, 2014

Ohio State Students Welcome New President

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Ohio State's newly-named president received a welcoming from students at Ohio Union Friday afternoon.
3:51PM
January
31, 2014

Ohio State’s newly-named president Michael Drake was formally welcomed today by students and staff at the Ohio Union. As WOSU reports, Drake got a lesson from students on how to be a Buckeye.

Abortion Clinic Can Stay Open During Appeal

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12:46PM
January
31, 2014

A judge will allow a suburban Cincinnati abortion clinic to remain open as it appeals a state closure order.

Ohio Gov Holds Almost $8 Million In Campaign Cash

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Governor Kasich has nearly $8 million at the beginning of this election year. His opponent, Democrat Ed FitzGerald has yet to releases his finances.
12:43PM
January 31, 2014

Ohio Gov. John Kasich has close to $8 million in campaign cash on hand at the start of the election year.

Tea Party Won’t Challenge Kasich In May Primary

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Portgage Tea Party leader Tom Zawistowski, who's become a sort of spokesman for the nationwide Tea Party movement, says they will not present a challenger to Gov. John Kasich in the May Republican primary.
7:26AM
January 31, 2014

An Ohio Tea Party activist says they will not present a challenger for Gov. Kasich in the Republican primary because Tea Party candidates “are put under such scrutiny by the Republican Party.”