Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
First Lady Laura Bush was in Columbus Tuesday morning campaigning for her husband. She spoke at the Clintonville Woman’s Club.
When it comes to presidential campaigning few states are getting more attention than Ohio. The buckeye state is considered a key battleground in the upcoming election and so candidates are making appearances, more than 40 so far this year including 6 visits to Columbus. As part of a 2-part series, WOSU’s Tamara Keith examines the impact of all this campaigning.
President Bush told supporters at a Columbus fund-raiser today that he’s laying the foundation for an Ohio victory and a national re-election victory in the fall of 2004. But he says he’s still got a job to do – to keep nation secure,strong, prosperous and free.