Now that the Republicans and Democrats have held their conventions, we’re in the home-stretch of the presidential campaign. The candidates have less than sixty days to convince voters to choose them to lead the country during the next four years.
The Ohio delegation got a warning from Jesse Jackson about the upcoming election and also heard from former governor Ted Strickland. Tonight, President Obama speaks (in a dry venue): Here's the latest from WVXU political reporter Howard Wilkinson in a chat with Mark Heyne:
Sherrod Brown's re-election battle and a cake from the challengers were a couple of the highlights from the Democratic National Convention today. The big event tonight involves Bill Clinton, who's played a role in every Democratic National Cnvention since 1972. Howard Wilkinson speaks with Mark Heyne:
WVXU's Political reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the Democratic National Convention, from Ted Strickland's speech, to Sherrod Brown talking at the Ohio Delegation Breakfast this morning.
There are quite a few Ohio ties on this first day of the Democratic National Convention from the Health and Human Services secretary to a Cincinnati firefighter who spoke out against Ohio Senate Bill 5. WVXU's Howard Wilkinson chats with Mark Heyne: