© 2024 Ideastream Public Media

1375 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
(216) 916-6100 | (877) 399-3307

WKSU is a public media service licensed to Kent State University and operated by Ideastream Public Media.
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Weekly Regional News Roundup

Our panel of journalists discussed the week's top regional stories including Ohio governor John Kasich's former campaign manager claiming that Kasich would beat Hillary Clinton in the presidential election; the City of Cleveland quintupling their insurance coverage for the upcoming RNC; new RNC security rules; the impact of the BREXIT vote on Ohio's banks; the raise in the Ohio Film Tax Credit; the impact of the proposed $15 an hour minimum wage in Cleveland on area restaurants; Akron's role as the polymer capital of the world; the racial divide in police ratings; and a proposal to put dedicated bike lanes in the center of several city streets.

Karen Kasler, Statehouse News Bureau

Chris Quinn, cleveland.com

Dan Shingler, Crain's Cleveland Business