Statehouse News Update



Over the last 18 months, the Republican controlled Ohio general assembly worked on a wide range of issues, from the 3rd grade reading guarantee to helping ex-offenders after prison. Governor John Kasich praised lawmakers last week for their efforts. But what did they really get done? We’ll review the progress.


  • Jim Siegel (Statehouse Reporter, Columbus Dispatch)
  • Laura Bischoff (Correspondent, Dayton Daily News)
  • Jo Ingles (Correspondent, Ohio Public Radio Statehouse News Bureau)

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  • Stephanie Lewis

    In terms of the third grade reading guarantee, school districts need to start screening for dyslexia and teaching multisensorial approaches such as Orton Gillingham. A great interview would be with Jean Colner at the Masonic Learning Center.