Congressional Map Session Boils Over, Ends With No Compromise

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Members of the Ohio House left the floor yesterday without voting on a new Congressional map.(Photo: Harry_nl (Flickr))
Members of the Ohio House left the floor yesterday without voting on a new Congressional map.(Photo: Harry_nl (Flickr))

A last-minute Statehouse session on Ohio’s new Congressional map ended after shouting between lawmakers and a dozen Republicans walking off the House floor without voting.

Ohio Representatives were meeting Thursday in hopes of hashing out a compromise before Democrats move forward with an effort to repeal the state’s new Congressional map.

Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports tempers flared after Democrats refused to vote for a new map.

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