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Changes in Federal Marijuana Enforcement

Jan 9, 2018
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Last week, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded Obama-era guidance that has generally allowed states to implement their own marijuana laws without federal interference.

Today, we discuss what this change in policy might mean for states such as California and Colorado with growing marijuana industries and potential impacts for the future of marijuana legality in Ohio.

Weekly Reporter Roundtable

Jan 8, 2018
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Ohio Republican Josh Mandel on Friday abruptly bowed out of the Republican primary for U.S. Senate. He said that an undisclosed health issue facing his wife would require his full attention outside of his current role as state treasurer. The surprise announcement leaves Republicans without a top contender to take on Democratic incumbent Sherrod Brown in 2018.  We'll tackle that and also how Jeff Sessions's new marijuana policy affect Ohio.  

National Politics Roundtable

Jul 26, 2017
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The Senate voted to advance the floor debate to replace and repeal the Affordable Care Act. Senator John McCain returned to the floor to help the Republicans reach the needed 50 votes for the motion and Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote allowing the motion to pass. The debate on the repeal of Obamacare is now open with the contents of the final bill and whether it will pass or fail is still unknown. 

Coming up, we're talking about healthcare and the latest in national politics with a panel of reporters.