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.
President Obama has proposed a plan to cut into the nation’s budget deficit. It includes a mix of tax increases on the wealthy and cuts to popular programs. What is the correct balance between tax increases and spending cuts? Is it two dollars in cuts for every dollar tax increase? Ten dollars in cuts for every dollar in tax hikes?
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner says he agrees with President Barack Obama that everyone should pay their fair share of taxes, but says “class warfare” isn’t the way to solve the nation’s economic problems.
The Democratic National Committee is launching a television ad campaign to boost support for President Barack Obama’s new jobs plan.
The August unemployment rate stands at 9.1%. The Labor Department says there was no net growth in jobs last month. Who do you blame for the weak jobs market? President Obama? Congress? Businesses?
Several dozen protesters demonstrated in Dublin Tuesday at the gates of the Muirfield Village Golf Course. The group, which chanted slogans and carried signs, was asking to meet with House Speaker John Boehner.
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.