Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
In just five weeks, Ohio voters will be casting ballots in the presidential primary, but there’s been little visible campaign activity here. That’s expected to change right after the Super Tuesday primary elections in many other states February 5th.
Former vice presidential candidate John Edwards says a minimum-wage hike in Ohio could lead to similar moves across the nation. Edwards made the remarks at a conference in Columbus to promote raising the state’s minimum wage.