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Rep. Kilroy Hosts Small Business Roundtable

12:00AM
January
28, 2010

15th District Congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy Thursday talked job creation with a group of small business leaders at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. Kilroy, a Democrat, says she wants to ensure that small businesses have the tools they need to be successful. But a spokesman for the Republican Party is skeptical.

Ohio Town Prepares For Presidential Visit.

12:00AM
January
22, 2010

President Barack Obama will visit Ohio today to talk about jobs. He’ll tour a wind turbine plant and hold a town hall meeting at Lorain County Community College that will focus on rebuilding the economy.

Columbus Welcomes Somalia’s President.

12:00AM
October
7, 2009

The president of Somalia’s transitional federal government this morning speaks to a Columbus audience as part of a tour of several U-S cities with large Somali populations. The Somali President wants U-S Somalis to pressure Washington for more aid.

Somali President Promotes Education

12:00AM
October
7, 2009

Wrapping up his tour of U.S. cities with large Somali populations, the president of Somali spoke to a Columbus audience this morning. The president has been urging American Somalis to push the American government to increase humanitarian aid. But WOSU reports much of this morning’s address focused on education.

Local High School Students React To President’s Education Speech

12:00AM
September
8, 2009

After about a week of controversy in some Central Ohio school districts, President Obama gave his televised educational pep-talk today. Most Columbus area schools showed it, but some refused.

Ohio Poll: Obama Popular, Strick Slipping

12:00AM
May
1, 2009

President Barack Obama is pretty popular in Ohio. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Columbus has 25 new police officers

12:00AM
March
6, 2009

The economic stimulus plan is funneling money into the City of Columbus. Some of the first recipients funding are now City of Columbus police officers.

Central Ohio Veterans Offer Advice to President-elect Barack Obama

American Legion Post 85, Newark, Ohio
12:00AM
November 11, 2008

Many communities in Ohio observed Veterans Day with parades and other activities to recognize the sacrifices made by those who have served the U-S in the military.

McCain Makes Fifth Visit to Ohio in Four Months

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12:00AM
July 10, 2008

John McCain appealed to conservative voters in Portsmouth, Ohio.

President Bush addresses Dayton crowd

12:00AM
March
27, 2008

President Bush today told an Ohio audience that the troop surge in Iraq has resulted in significant security gains for the country.