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President Obama Makes Case For Second Term

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The President is scheduled to give the most important speech of the campaign tonight in Charlotte.
9:07AM
September 7, 2012

Nearly 200 Ohio delegates to the Democratic National Convention are making their way home today from North Carolina. They got a send-off last night with an acceptance speech by President Obama.

Biden Returns To Columbus, Romney Stumps In Northern Ohio

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Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to make two campaign stops in Columbus on Thursday, a day after GOP candidate Mitt Rommeny campaigned in Toledo, Bowling Green, and Canton.
7:25AM
July 19, 2012

Vice President Joe Biden will appear at a Columbus union hall Thursday after a morning visit to a Columbus factory. His stops come a day after GOP candidate Mitt Romney used northern Ohio rallies to criticize the President’s record on job creation.

President Returns To Ohio

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President Obama campaigned in Cincinnati in September, 2011.
6:23AM
July
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.

President Swings Through Ohio To Tout Auto Bailout

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WOSU file photo.
8:52AM
July
5, 2012

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

Supporters, Candidates Roll Out New Ads In Ohio

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The two candidates for President are spending records amounts on ads in Ohio, and spending that money earlier than ever.
7:27AM
June
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.

Romney Follows Pres. To NE Ohio, Criticizes “Failed Vision”

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Mitt Romney told people in the abandoned factory they should "open their eyes" if they want to see how the President's economic vision has worked out.
8:29AM
April 20, 2012

The former Massachusetts governor campaigned at the same shuttered drywall factory used by the President during his 2008 campaign.

Latest Poll Gives President Leads In Ohio, Florida And Penn.

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The latest survey from Quinnipiac University gives the President leads of at least six percent over Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney.
10:31AM
March 28, 2012

The survey by Ohio voters gives the President a lead of 47 to 41 percent over Mitt Romney and a 47 to 40 percent lead over Rick Santorum.

U.S. Senator Rob Portman Helps Open Mitt Romney’s OH Campaign HQ

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GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney greets a voter.
2:33PM
February 24, 2012

U.S. Senator Rob Portman today opened the Columbus campaign headquarters for GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney. WOSU spoke with the senator about some of the top issues on the presidential campaign trail.

Can Herman Cain Win The GOP Nomination?

Posted: October 14, 2011

The frontrunner (at least in one poll) in the race for the GOP presidential nomination was in Central Ohio last night. Herman Cain spoke in Circleville. Despite his surge, his campaign is still seen as a long-shot. Do you think Herman Cain can win the Republican nomination?

Senator Brown Vows To Change Huge Tax Cuts

12:00AM
December
8, 2010

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown says the tax cut deal the President struck with Republicans does not have his vote, at least not the way it stands today. Brown is concerned about the effects huge tax breaks could have on Social Security and Medicare.