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.
Wednesday marks the President’s sixth visit to Ohio in less than two months. But a political scientist says it’s a little surprising that he’s visiting an area that voted solidly republican four years ago.
Even though Ohio’s primary is more than a month away, the state’s republican voters could still get a say on their republican nominee. Bowling Green State University political scientist Melissa Miller says Newt Gingrich’s win in South Carolina will likely extend the race.