States of the Union: Ohio

Ohio decided the presidential race in 2004. We find out why the Buckeye State could be decisive again this year and what issues the candidates are talking about as they campaign across Ohio. Plus, a look at the recent controversy over the voter rolls and what role it could play on November 4. Mark Niquette is Statehouse reporter for the Columbus Dispatch. He also contributes to the paper’s Road to Washington blog.

States of the Union fact of the week: Ohio is the only state to have a flag that is designed like a pennant.