Politics

Howard Wilkinson weekly chat
9:00 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Howard Wilkinson talks about the Cincinnati Mayor Primary and the Presidential Race

photo by Michael Keating

This week Howard Wilkinson talks about why there will be a primary election for Cincinnati Mayor and some regional politicians who's names are being mentioned for president in 2016.

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Mayor and Council elections
1:30 pm
Thu July 4, 2013

Cincinnati Mayoral and Council Races

People in Cincinnati have different opinions as to what goes on inside Cincinnati’s City Hall, but most would agree, it’s rarely boring. On today's Cincinnati Edition, a look at the upcoming races for mayor and city council.

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Legislators discuss the state budget
1:13 pm
Thu July 4, 2013

Views on New Ohio Budget

Ohio Representative Peter Stautberg, WVXU's Howard Wilkinson and Ohio Representative Denise Driehaus

Howard Wilkinson talks with Ohio Representatives Denise Driehaus, a Democrat, and Peter Stautberg, a Republican, about the new state budget.

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Howard Wilkinson Chat
9:34 am
Mon July 1, 2013

What Ohio's new budget means to Governor Kasich

photo by Michael Keating

With Ohio's new budget now approved, Howard Wilkinson talks about what it means for Ohio and Governor Kasich.  Also how the Governor's chances look for reelection.

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Ohio Budget
8:12 am
Mon July 1, 2013

Ohio governor signs budget

Credit Karen Kasler

After months of discussion and debate and several days of lingering questions, the state has a new two-year, $62 billion budget.

The budget includes a gradual income tax cut over three years for everyone, a 50 percent income tax cut for small businesses, an increase in the state sales tax along with an expansion to digital downloads and magazine subscriptions, and some property tax changes. Gov. John Kasich said he was pleased with it, though it didn’t include his proposed Medicaid expansion.

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