Ellen Belcher http://wyso.org en PoliticsOhio: Voinovich Doubts Romney Favors Tax Cuts http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-voinovich-doubts-romney-favors-tax-cuts <div>Ellen Belcher, who&#39;s filling in for Emily McCord, interviews former U.S. Sen. George Voinovich. A self-proclaimed &quot;deficit hawk,&quot; Voinovich is still preaching that the country needs to both cut spending and raise taxes. He has endorsed Republican Mitt Romney even though Romney supports extending the Bush tax cuts that Voinovich says are so unaffordable. Voinovich explains&nbsp;that&nbsp;contradiction.&nbsp;<wbr>He also talks about the U.S. Senate race between Democratic U.S. Sen. Fri, 25 May 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Ellen Belcher 16467 at http://wyso.org PoliticsOhio: DeWine Says Banks May Pay Ohio Even More http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-dewine-says-banks-may-pay-ohio-even-more <p>Ellen Belcher, who&#39;s filling in for Emily McCord, interviews Attorney General Mike DeWine about the $75 million he&#39;s awarding to&nbsp;counties in Ohio to tear down the tens of thousands of homes that have been foreclosed on and abandoned.</p><p>Montgomery County is eligible for $4 million; Greene County could get $700,000 and Clark County could&nbsp;take in $1 million.</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Ellen Belcher 16254 at http://wyso.org PoliticsOhio: Ohio Schools Brace for Lower Grades http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-ohio-schools-brace-lower-grades <div><span class="il">Ellen</span> Belcher, who&#39;s filling in for Emily McCord, interviews state Sen. Peggy Lehner, a Republican from Kettering, about Ohio&#39;s decision to adopt a new grading system that many schools say will result in their getting poor report cards. Fri, 11 May 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Ellen Belcher 15581 at http://wyso.org PoliticsOhio: Why the Attacks on Ohio's State Party Chairmen? http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-why-attacks-ohios-state-party-chairmen <div>Ellen Belcher, who&#39;s filling in for Emily McCord, interviews Bill Hershey, the former Dayton Daily News Statehouse Bureau Chief and now an occasional columnist for the Akron Beacon Journal, about the efforts to dump both the chairmen of Ohio&#39;s Republican and Democratic parties. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Ellen Belcher 15346 at http://wyso.org PoliticsOhio: Husted Wants to Start Over on Election 'Reforms' http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-husted-wants-start-over-election-reforms <p>Ellen Belcher, who&#39;s filling in for Emily McCord, interviews Secretary of State Jon Husted, Ohio&#39;s chief elections officer and a former state lawmaker from Kettering. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Ellen Belcher 14823 at http://wyso.org