Face the State with Jerry Revish | March 24, 2019


This week on Face The State:

  • Presidential Focus - President Donald Trump traveled to Ohio to support a military tank plant in Lima. The visit came after a twitter feud over the General Motors plant closing in Lordstown. Critics say the president's efforts are too little, too late.
  • City vs. State - Columbus city leaders are taking on the state of Ohio. The city filed a lawsuit last week against the state over the ability to pass local gun laws. City council and the mayor say they want the power to decide.
  • Budget Breakdown - Governor Mike DeWine laid out his first budget. It calls for $69 Billion over two years, and no tax hikes. We look at who could benefit from his plan
  • Paying More at the Pump - A battle at the statehouse over the gas tax. With three versions on the table, we look at where it could land and how it will impact your wallet.

Guests this week:

  • Terry Casey - Franklin County Republican Party
  • Shayla Favor - Columbus City Council
  • Andy Chow - The Statehouse News Bureau
  • Jeff Stephens - Director of Government relations for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

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