Tuesday night was the first gubernatorial debate between Democrat Ted Strickland and Republican John Kasich. In this week's edition of PoliticsOhio, Emily McCord speaks to Statehouse Bureau Chief, Karen Kasler, about the highlights of the evening, and whether or not it's made a difference for Ohio voters.
In the first installment of "PoliticsOhio", Emily McCord speaks with Ohio Public radio reporters, Karen Kasler and Bill Cohen. They discuss the tough road ahead for Governor Strickland and Democratic Senate candidate Lee Fisher, and why the upcoming gubernatorial debate may not make much of a difference for undecided voters.
The Supreme Court is hearing arguments today that center on states rights to limit gun ownership. Today the Court is looking at a case challenging a ban on handguns in Chicago. The outcome there will affect other states, and Ohio is no exception. They've already weighed in on the fight.
A crowd of some 100 people gathering around a projector screen at Coco's restaurant in Dayton last night watching a replay of the inaugural ceremonies and the swearing in of America's 44th President.
Hosting the event - PUSH (Professionals United for Sexual Health), a newly formed group of young professionals focused on promoting sexual health, the event was a benefit aimed at keeping Planned Parenthood's free-condom program operating through 2009.
Inauguration festivities extend all over the country and the Miami Valley is no exception. Today people gathered at the C-Space in downtown Dayton as President Obama took his oath of office, and shared their thoughts on this new chapter in American History.
Interviews include: Shannon O'Neill, Amy Forsthoefel, Faye Johnson, and Andy Snow.