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Face the State with Scott Light | May 19, 2019

This week: Breaking down the budget, abortion debate heats up and House Bill 6.

This week on Face The State:

  • Breaking down the budget - An overwhelming 'yes' to the $69 Million budget in the Ohio House. Money is set to go toward education, children's services and tax breaks. The big question is: Is this sustainable? Our panel breaks down the pros and cons of the deal.
  • Abortion debate heats up - As more states sign off on bans similar to Ohio's abortion legislation, more groups are looking to squash it. We look at the lawsuits filed and where the debate goes next.
  • House Bill 6 - Legislation to keep the environment clean meets opposition. The pros and cons of House Bill 6 and the trouble it could face going forward.

Guests this week:

  • Emilia Sykes - Minority Leader of the Ohio House
  • Mark Caleb Smith - Director for the center of political studies at Cedarville University
  • Rea Hederman - The Buckeye Institute.
  • Jessie Balmert - The Cincinnati Enquirer