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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.

President Obama To Visit Clintonville Area

12:00AM
August
17, 2010

President Obama will sit down with a Columbus family Tuesday. WOSU went to Clintonville to speak with residents about Obama’s visit to their neighborhood and his performance as president.

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.