Decision Nears On Issue 2

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Public employees demonstrated against Senate Bill 5 earlier this year.(Photo: Ohio Public Radio)
Public employees demonstrated against Senate Bill 5 earlier this year.(Photo: Ohio Public Radio)

Some call it a common sense law to control government labor costs and help over-burdened taxpayers. Others call it an attack on public employees, unions, and the whole middle class. Both sides are talking about the same thing: Issue 2.

It’s on the ballot so voters can either endorse or kill the new collective bargaining law that Republicans pushed through the legislature.

Click the “play” button above to hear Bill Cohen’s report on how Issue 2 made it on the fall ballot. Click here for a look at arguments for and against some of the law’s provisions.

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