First Issue 2 Debate Televised Statewide Brings Same Arguments

Listen to the Story

The pro Issue 2 side was represented by Rep. State Sen. Keith Faber. Labor and their allies got support from former Dem. Congressman Dennis Eckert.(Photo: "Buidling A Better Ohio" and "We Are Ohio")
The pro Issue 2 side was represented by Rep. State Sen. Keith Faber. Labor and their allies got support from former Dem. Congressman Dennis Eckert.(Photo: "Buidling A Better Ohio" and "We Are Ohio")

It was just the latest of several hour-long debates over state issue 2, Ohio’s new collective bargaining law. But this one was a little different: it was the only one to be televised live across Ohio.

Still, as statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports, the debate Tuesday night on NBC affiliates featured mostly the same pro and con arguments Ohioans have been hearing for weeks now.

Comments