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FitzGerald’s Campaign and the Governor’s Race

For a while it seemed like Ohio Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed Fitzgerald was going to give GOP incumbent John Kasich a run for his money. Now his campaign has begun to fall apart at the seams. This hour on All Sides with Ann Fisher we’ll take a look at what went wrong and why.

Transparency in JobsOhio Finances

Last week, JobsOhio, Governor John Kasich’s private job-creation corporation, came under scrutiny for allegedly funneling $5 million in public money into its own funds. The Governor responded to questions, saying that it’s “complicated.” This hour, we’ll talk to a panel of reporters and policy experts to gain some insight into this issue.

Governor Kasich’s Tax and Education Policy Changes

Yesterday, Ohio Governor John Kasich released his Mid-Biennial Review as a vehicle for major policy change, everything from education to bank tax reform to an income tax cut and more. On this hour of “All Sides,” we’ll talk to a panel of statehouse reporters about the proposed changes.

Post-Election Statehouse News Panel

Ohioans have spoken. By striking down Senate Bill 5, Governor Kasich and the Republican party felt a first, momentous defeat. What happens now? This hour we’ll discuss the election results and where Ohio goes from here.