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10:00... Four years ago from this upcoming Monday a Minneapolis bridge carrying I-35W over the Mississippi River suddenly collapsed. The bridge was designed to carry 66,000 cars a day, but failed to do so on August 1st, 2007, when it collapsed, killing 13 people and sending 98 to the hospital. This collapse signalled a deeper problem within the infrastructure system for this nation’s bridges and roads. Bridge and road conditions haven’t improved since, as an infrastructure report card from the American society of engineers  gave our highway system a D- ….

The State of the Ohio Budget

Jul 21, 2011

Ohio’s budget is passed, and now it’s time to face the effects. Cuts have been made to fill an  eight billion dollar deficit, and these are cuts that many feel will be difficult to face. While these cuts might not be easy to grapple with, they’re considered by Governor Kasich to be critical. We’ll talk about the reasoning and details of these budget cuts today, with Ohio Office of the Budget and Management Diretor, Tim Keen. Guests:

  • Tim Keen (Ohio Office of Budget and Management Director)

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