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Students Voice Frustration With Both Parties

President Obama easily won the younger demographic in 2008, but some left-leaning students say he hasn't done enough to secure their vote in 2012.
14, 2012

Many left-leaning students in Columbus for a national conference say President Obama hasn’t done enough to secure their vote in the fall election.

Biden Uses Columbus Audience To Praise Auto Bailout

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20, 2012

Vice President Joe Biden told supporters at a Columbus union office that Ohio is in better shape because of decisions President Obama made in his first term in office.

Obama Campaign Sues Ohio Over Early Voting Limits

The Obama campaign is trying to restore early voting the weekend before election day.
17, 2012

President Obama’s campaign is suing Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted to try to re-instate the three days of early, in person voting before Election day in November.

President Returns To Ohio

President Obama campaigned in Cincinnati in September, 2011.
16, 2012

President Obama will campaign in southwest Ohio on Monday. He’s expected to use the event to tout jobs saved by the U.S. auto bailout.

Obama Touts Economic Record, Criticizes Romney Policies

Barack Obama
WOSU file photo.
6, 2012

Speaking to audiences in northern Ohio, President Obama touted his record on jobs and the economy while criticizing policies he said Mitt Romney would implement if elected to the White House.

President Swings Through Ohio To Tout Auto Bailout

Barack Obama
WOSU file photo.
5, 2012

President Obama will be in Northeast Ohio today to start a two-day bus tour through Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Former SB5 Activists Trying To Push Obama To Second Term

Thousands of public workers turned out last year to protest Senate Bill 5, including police officers, teachers and fire fighters.
28, 2012

It’s been a year since opponents of a collective bargaining law paraded in downtown Columbus to hand over petitions that would put the issue on the statewide ballot, where it was repealed. Now, some of the backers of that effort are using it to convince Ohioans to re-elect President Obama.

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

Ohio has some 1.5 million uninsured people, or about 14 percent of the population.
June 28, 2012

The Supreme Court has upheld the heart of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul — ruling in favor of the requirement that most Americans can be required to have health insurance, or else pay a penalty.

Poll Gives President Nine-Point Lead In Ohio

The latest survey from Quinnipiac University gives President Obama a nine-point lead over presumptive Republican nominee mitt Romney.
June 27, 2012

The latest survey by Quinnipiac University says 47 percent of likely Ohio voters now support the President, while Mitt Romney garners 38 percent support.

Supporters, Candidates Roll Out New Ads In Ohio

The two candidates for President are spending records amounts on ads in Ohio, and spending that money earlier than ever.
21, 2012

The re-election campaign for President Obama and supporters of GOP challenger Mitt Romney have unveiled new ads that continue the same criticism of the other candidate.