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Ohio Reporter Roundtable

Last week jugglers and mimes greeted a group of screeners visiting Columbus to judge the city’s potential as the 2016 Democratic National Convention site. And though Governor Kasich holds a cash advantage over Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic challenger reports having more individual donors. We’ll get the latest on these stories and more, this hour.

Ed FitzGerald and the Race for Governor

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald trails Ohio governor John Kasich by a sizable margin in the polls. Despite Kasich’s lead and larger campaign war chest, FitzGerald is confident the support will ramp up as election day nears. We’ll sit down with the Democratic contender to talk about his campaign strategy.

Ohio Reporter Roundtable

Last week state senator Eric Kearney pulled out of the race for Lt. Governor amid reports showing he owed over $1 million in back taxes. On this week’s reporter roundtable, our panel will discuss what this means for gubernatorial candidate Ed Fitzgerald, and the rest of the campaign. Plus, more on a law meant to protect furry, four-legged Ohioans.

Ohio Reporter Roundtable: State Budget Edition

Ohio’s newest budget will be signed on Sunday, but it’s already been hailed as “exciting and positive,” and dismissed as a “train wreck.” The $62 billion budget includes increased school funding, some income tax cuts and restrictions on abortions. This hour, our panel of reporters will offer their analysis on what’s in store for the Buckeye State.