Latest Episode – September 28, 2012
Obama’s Widening Ohio Lead, Mandel’s Two-Term Promise

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including the widening gap in the Ohio polls between President Obama and Mitt Romney.

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Mitt Romney. 47%. Columbus Schools After Gene Harris.

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel discuss the fallout from the undercover video of Mitt Romney and the retirement of Columbus Superintendent Gene Harris.

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Presidential Foreign Policy, Ballot Rewrite, Faulty School Data

Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including the importance of foreign policy in the presidential race and the trustworthiness of Ohio’s school data.

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Obama Tries To Maintain Hope

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provide an in-depth analysis of several topics including how Ohio views the Democratic National Convention.

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Mitt’s and John’s Appeal; Early Voting Ruling

WOSU’s news director Mike Thompson and his panel provides an in-depth analysis of several topics including Mitt Romney’s and John Kasich’s performances at the GOP Convention.

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Why Not Weekend Voting?

Mike Thompson and his panel look the ongoing controversy over in-person voting on weekends. They also analyze the latest poll results which show President Obama with a narrow lead over Mitt Romney.

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Why Not Rob Portman?

Mike Thompson and his panel look at why Mitt Romney did not select Rob Portman as his running mate.

Columbus on the Record Blog

Mitt’s Debate Win Helped Ohio’s Undecided Decide, For Now

Based on the first post-debate polls, the President Obama’s support in Ohio remains the same, but Mitt Romney appears to have convinced the few remaining undecided votes to lean towards him.

2012 Shapes Up As Repeat of 2004

The incumbent president is despised by supporters of the opposite party. Voters feel the country is on the wrong track. The challenger is wealthy, a little stiff, and from Massachusetts.

Five Ways The Romney Secret Video Could Help Him Win

Many say Mitt Romney is sunk by the release of the secret video recorded at a Florida fundraiser. But comebacks are possible. Here are five things that could lead to a Romney comeback.

Obama BINGO! Results

Here’s our completed BINGO! card from President Obama’s speech last night.

Watch The President, Play Convention BINGO!

Last week we developed a bingo card for Mitt Romney’s nomination acceptance speech. So this week it’s President Obama’s turn. As you watch tonight’ speech play along.

Convention Bingo! Mitt’s Results

If you played GOP Convention BINGO with Mitt Romney’s speech, compare your results Mike Thompson’s card.

Watch Mitt, Play Convention Bingo!

As you watch Mitt Romney’s nomination acceptance speech, play Convention Bingo!

Kasich Tonight Launches 2016 Bid, Just In Case.

The Just-In-Case Kasich 2016 Campaign begins tonight. John Kasich will praise Mitt Romney a little and trumpet his success as Ohio Governor a lot – just in case Romney loses in November.

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