Archives: Karen Kasler

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.

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.

Wrap-up of Ohio Governor John Kasich’s State of the State Address

Last night, Ohio Gov. John Kasich gave his third State of the State address. What did you think? How did it go?

JobsOhio Case At the Ohio Supreme Court/Homelessness in Columbus

The Ohio Supreme Court has taken up the question of constitutionality for the governor’s privatized development agency, JobsOhio. In this segment, we’ll talk about the case and its implications. Then, how many homeless people are among us? We’ll talk about the state of homelessness in central Ohio.

Reporter Roundtable: Statehouse Politics in the New Year

Join us for a Reporter Roundtable discussion looking forward at state politics in the coming year. We’ll consider the big agenda items Ohio is looking forward to in 2013.

Reporter Roundtable on Ohio General Assembly’s Lame Duck Session

It’s that time of year, when politicians are in flux for a new session in statehouses around the country. However, these times tend to be most productive due to the various end of the year deadlines. On this hour, we’re talking about the upcoming news in Ohio’s General Assembly.

Post-Election Coverage

On this hour, we look back at the 2012 presidential election, consider the issues that won and take a look at the balance of power.

Special Election Night Coverage

This is our special, election night coverage of All Sides. We’ll talk about the latest in local, state and national elections from 7-8 p.m.

Politics Roundtable/Helping Women Out of Poverty

After months of focus and speculation, the 2012 Presidential election is almost here. In this segment, Ann will talk with a few reporters about the election in Ohio and around the country. Then, impoverished and single women in Africa aren’t afforded many opportunities. In this segment, we’ll talk about local ways to support these women.

The Politics of the Coal Industry in Ohio

Coal has made its way into the political landscape lately… On this hour, we’ll talk about why and give an update on the coal industry in Ohio.