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Lakefront Development, Jobless Rate Up, Kasich’s Proposed Tax Changes, and More

Posted Friday, March 14, 2014

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Work on a long-proposed redevelopment project for the Cleveland lakefront may finally be getting under way. Governor Kasich proposes lowering your income tax, but raising yet another sin tax and a tax on fracking companies. Cleveland schools want to get more kids enrolled in quality preschool. Plus, we'll take a look at a 'young invincible' and why they won't sign up for the Affordable Care Act.

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M.L. Schultze, Digital Editor at WKSU
Chris Quinn, Vice President of Content at the Northeast Ohio Media Group
Karen Kasler, Ohio Public Radio Bureau Chief
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Kay Colby, ideastream health producer

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