Pastor Protection Act Proposal; Library Funding Future; Statehouse Update

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Despite Ohio's struggles, it's library system frequently earns the state glowing  headlines and praise.  The Ohio Library Council estimates nearly 4 out of every 5 Ohians has a library card.  Ohio libraries have the highest per capita use of any other state. But for the last decade or more, libraries have been making do with less and may have to again.   Plus, an Ohio lawmaker re-introduces the Pastor Protection Act.  Then, we'll check in with the latest from the Ohio Statehouse News Bureau.


Ohio State Rep. Nino Vitale, (R-85th District), Urbana  
Alana Jochum, Executive Director, Equality Ohio  
Sari Feldman, Executive Director, Cuyahoga County Public Library 
Kacie Armstrong, Director, Euclid Public Library  
Cecilia Swanson, Director, Portage County District Library  
Michelle Francis, Director of Government and Legal Services, Ohio Library Council  
Karen Kasler, Ohio Statehouse News Bureau Chief 

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