Season 2022

Video thumbnail: Ideas Looking back on the top stories of 2022

Ideas

Looking back on the top stories of 2022

The Sound of Ideas Reporters Roundtable looks back at the biggest stories of 2022.

Looking back on the top stories of 2022

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio lame-duck statehouse session ends

Ideas

Ohio lame-duck statehouse session ends

Ohio lame-duck statehouse session ends with high-profile measures failing to make a vote.

Ohio lame-duck statehouse session ends

Video thumbnail: Ideas Gutting Ohio state school board advances in statehouse

Ideas

Gutting Ohio state school board advances in statehouse

Gutting Ohio state school board advances in whirlwind lame-duck session in Columbus.

Gutting Ohio state school board advances in statehouse

Video thumbnail: Ideas Proposal to change amendment passages moves forward

Ideas

Proposal to change amendment passages moves forward

An Ohio House joint resolution would change the threshold for amendments to pass.

Proposal to change amendment passages moves forward

Video thumbnail: Ideas Lame-duck session brings flurry of legislation in Columbus

Ideas

Lame-duck session brings flurry of legislation in Columbus

Lawmakers in Columbus move quickly to pass legislation as term nears end

Lame-duck session brings flurry of legislation in Columbus

Video thumbnail: Ideas Republicans expand power in Ohio statehouse

Ideas

Republicans expand power in Ohio statehouse

Republicans expand power in Ohio statehouse and sweep statewide executive offices

Republicans expand power in Ohio statehouse

Video thumbnail: Ideas Outcome of two Ohio races could swing balance of power in DC

Ideas

Outcome of two Ohio races could swing balance of power in DC

Control of the US House and Senate is on the line and has eyes fixed on races in Ohio.

Outcome of two Ohio races could swing balance of power in DC

Video thumbnail: Ideas Poll says ticket-splitters could be key in Ohio

Ideas

Poll says ticket-splitters could be key in Ohio

Ticket-splitters could be a factor in deciding Ohio election races.

Poll says ticket-splitters could be key in Ohio

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio Supreme Court suspends sitting Cleveland judge

Ideas

Ohio Supreme Court suspends sitting Cleveland judge

Ohio Supreme Court suspended Judge Pinkey Carr after a misconduct investigation.

Ohio Supreme Court suspends sitting Cleveland judge

Video thumbnail: Ideas Early voting begins in Ohio for midterm general election

Ideas

Early voting begins in Ohio for midterm general election

Early voting began statewide this week. Ohio offers both in-person and by-mail options.

Early voting begins in Ohio for midterm general election

Video thumbnail: Ideas Race wide open as candidates seek to be next mayor of Akron

Ideas

Race wide open as candidates seek to be next mayor of Akron

Akron will get a new chief executive in 2024. And the race has already started.

Race wide open as candidates seek to be next mayor of Akron

Video thumbnail: Ideas Police reform measures begin in Akron

Ideas

Police reform measures begin in Akron

Police reform measures begin in Akron and continue in Cleveland with consent decree.

Police reform measures begin in Akron

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio State School Board pushes back vote on LGBTQ resolution

Ideas

Ohio State School Board pushes back vote on LGBTQ resolution

Ohio State Board of Education puts off controversial resolution vote until early October.

Ohio State School Board pushes back vote on LGBTQ resolution

Video thumbnail: Ideas Cleveland schools CEO will not seek reappointment

Ideas

Cleveland schools CEO will not seek reappointment

Current CEO of CMSD says he will leave his post at the end of the current school year.

Cleveland schools CEO will not seek reappointment

Video thumbnail: Ideas Akron City Council puts civilian oversight board on ballot

Ideas

Akron City Council puts civilian oversight board on ballot

Akron City Council puts civilian police review board measure on ballot.

Akron City Council puts civilian oversight board on ballot

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio organizers struggle to finalize debates

Ideas

Ohio organizers struggle to finalize debates

It is proving difficult to get both party candidates to agree to debate this season.

Ohio organizers struggle to finalize debates

Video thumbnail: Ideas Plan to forgive student loan debt gets mixed reaction

Ideas

Plan to forgive student loan debt gets mixed reaction

President Biden announced plans this week to forgive a small percentage of college debt.

Plan to forgive student loan debt gets mixed reaction

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio Supreme Court decision gives green light to Icebreaker

Ideas

Ohio Supreme Court decision gives green light to Icebreaker

Ohio Supreme Court decision gives Lake Erie Icebreaker wind farm project a green light.

Ohio Supreme Court decision gives green light to Icebreaker

Video thumbnail: Ideas Ohio activists may seek a ballot issue to protect abortion

Ideas

Ohio activists may seek a ballot issue to protect abortion

Ohio activists are considering constitutional amendments to protect abortion.

Ohio activists may seek a ballot issue to protect abortion

Video thumbnail: Ideas Governor DeWine weighs in on how far Ohio lawmakers could go

Ideas

Governor DeWine weighs in on how far Ohio lawmakers could go

Governor DeWine said this week that it's absurd to think Ohio will ban contraception

Governor DeWine weighs in on how far Ohio lawmakers could go

Video thumbnail: Ideas Walker family claims investigation is compromised

Ideas

Walker family claims investigation is compromised

Walker family claim investigation is compromised as Akron officials discuss reforms

Walker family claims investigation is compromised

Video thumbnail: Ideas Akron reviewing curfew in police shooting aftermath

Ideas

Akron reviewing curfew in police shooting aftermath

Akron reviewing curfew and says officers allowed to remove name tags for safety concerns.

Akron reviewing curfew in police shooting aftermath

Video thumbnail: Ideas Akron police shooting leads to protests and calls for reform

Ideas

Akron police shooting leads to protests and calls for reform

Fatal Akron police shooting leads to protests and calls for reform and accountability

Akron police shooting leads to protests and calls for reform

Video thumbnail: Ideas Abortion landscape changes quickly in Ohio after Roe falls

Ideas

Abortion landscape changes quickly in Ohio after Roe falls

Ohio moves swiftly to ban nearly all abortions after Roe is overturned.

Abortion landscape changes quickly in Ohio after Roe falls