Barack Obama http://wvxu.org en Local folks descend on D.C. for inauguration http://wvxu.org/post/local-folks-descend-dc-inauguration <p>Among the hundreds of thousands of Americans who will gather Monday on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. to witness the swearing-in of President Obama to a second term will be many from our area.</p> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:33:56 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 8187 at http://wvxu.org Local folks descend on D.C. for inauguration Cincy Democrats partying here for inauguration http://wvxu.org/post/cincy-democrats-partying-here-inauguration <P>While Democrats in Washington are attending the inaugural balls on January 21, Cincinnati area Democrats will be holding their own celebration of President Obama's inauguration at a downtown bar.</P> <P>Cincy's on Sixth, at the corner of East Sixth and Walnut streets, will be the scene of a $20-a-head "Partiers for Obama" inauguration party, beginning at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 21 - seven hours after President Obama is sworn in for a second term on the west steps of the U.S. Thu, 03 Jan 2013 16:27:16 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 7668 at http://wvxu.org Cincy Democrats partying here for inauguration Quinnipiac Poll: Good news and bad news for Kasich http://wvxu.org/post/quinnipiac-poll-good-news-and-bad-news-kasich <p>More Ohio voters approve than disapprove of Ohio Gov. John Kasich's job performance, but they are still not convinced he should be re-elected in 2014, according to a <a href="http://www.quinnipiac.edu/institutes-centers/polling-institute/ohio/release-detail?ReleaseID=1822">Quinnipiac University Poll </a>released Tuesday.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:51:02 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 6968 at http://wvxu.org Ohio's Electoral College members meet Monday http://wvxu.org/post/ohios-electoral-college-members-meet-monday <p>Ohio's 18 members of the Electoral College - all pledged to vote for President Obama and Vice President Biden - meet at noon Monday at the Statehouse in Columbus to do their duty.</p><p>Lists of 18 electors were submitted by both political parties before the election. Since Obama won Ohio on Nov. 6 with 50.7 percent of the vote, the 18 people submitted by the Democrats will take their seats in the Ohio Senate chamber Monday.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 13:42:06 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 6954 at http://wvxu.org Ohio's Electoral College members meet Monday Inaugural bound? We want to hear from you http://wvxu.org/post/inaugural-bound-we-want-hear-you <p>Are you headed to Washington, D.C. in January for President Obama’s inauguration?</p><p><br>If so, 91.7 WVXU would like to hear from you.</p><p><br>We are planning a series on local people who are making the trip – either on their own or in groups. We’d like to share your stories of why you are going, what your plans are for Washington, and once you get there, we’d like to follow up with you on your experience.</p><p><br>We are hoping that many of you will be willing to share your photographs from the inauguration on wvxu.org and on ok our Facebook page.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 6932 at http://wvxu.org