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Democrats on the Fence on Redistricting Reform

Sean Welton
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The image of the Ohio Statehouse reflected in an adjacent building.

Though Ohio is a swing state, the ratio of red to blue politicians in its General Assembly would suggest otherwise. As the November ballot approaches, a group of current and former state representatives and senators try to secure an endorsement of their initiative from the Ohio Democratic Party, which has been tight-lipped on the matter so far. 


  • Julie Carr Smyth, reporter for the Associated Press
  • Vernon Sykes, former Ohio State Representative (D, 44th district)
  • Frank LaRose, Ohio State Senator (R, 27th district)

This show originally aired on July 14, 2015 at 10 a.m.

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