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Ohio Reporter Roundtable

As legislators debate a host of election-reform bills, some say the GOP is pushing to limit voting access to many Ohioans. Supporters of the bills say they’ll streamline the process, and leave Ohio’s early-voting period intact. This hour our statehouse panel will provide updates, and fill us in on what else is making headlines in the Buckeye State.

Ohio’s Health Care Ballot Issues

Secretary of State, Jon Husted, said Tuesday opponents of the federal health care law have enough signatures to put a constitutional amendment on the Nov. 8 ballot. What are the pros and cons if voters do choose to opt out of the health care overhaul? What does this mean for health care in Ohio?