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Join Cleveland.com politics reporters Andrew Tobias, Mary Kilpatrick and Seth Richardson for weekly interviews with Ohio political insiders. Find out about the historical significance of the state and where its place is in the future.

Join Cleveland.com politics reporters Andrew Tobias, Mary Kilpatrick and Seth Richardson for weekly interviews with Ohio political insiders. Find out about the historical significance of the state and where its place is in the future.

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Join Cleveland.com politics reporters Andrew Tobias, Mary Kilpatrick and Seth Richardson for weekly interviews with Ohio political insiders. Find out about the historical significance of the state and where its place is in the future.

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Episodes

Ohio Matters Season 1 finale — Sizing up Ohio's possible presidential candidates

11/16/2018
With the 2018 midterms in the books, Seth Richardson and Andrew Tobias look forward to the 2020 election, and size up Ohio's possible presidential contenders. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:49:28

Election recap w/ guest host Rich Exner

11/9/2018
Episode Notes Cleveland.com data guru Rich Exner guest hosts this midterm election recap. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:34:15

Kyle Kondik - Ohio Matters midterm election preview

11/2/2018
Episode Notes Kyle Kondik of Sabato's Crystal Ball returns to the Ohio Matters podcast to preview Tuesday's midterm election. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:37:07

Lydia Mihalik - Ohio Matters Episode 35

10/26/2018
The Ohio Matters team interviews Findlay, Ohio Mayor Lydia Milhalik, an up and comer in Ohio Republican politics. She discusses what it's like being a conservative mayor, whether state government is leaving local communities behind, and whether moderates have a place in today's Republican Party. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:10:25

The Year of the Woman - Ohio Matters special episode

10/19/2018
Episode Notes The Ohio Matters team sits down with Barb Palmer, creator and executive director of the Baldwin Wallace University Center for Women and Politics of Ohio, to explore the history of women in elected office in Ohio, why women don't get elected and the possible effects of the Year of the Woman. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:17:59

Ohio Matters minisode - Debates, Strip Clubs and Kavanaugh

10/12/2018
Episode Notes On the latest minisode of Ohio Matters, the team breaks down the governor's race post-debates and the ramifications of the Brett Kavanaugh hearings. Plus, Jim Renacci takes flies to meet with faith leaders -- in a strip club owner's plane. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:50:32

Ted Strickland - Episode 34

10/5/2018
Episode Notes Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland joins the team this week and reflects on his decades serving in Ohio government. Plus, our first 2020 presidential endorsement (sort of)! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:29:19

Keith Faber - Ohio Matters Episode 33

10/1/2018
Ohio state Rep. Keith Faber, a Republican running for state auditor, talks about his time in the legislature and why he wants to be Ohio's auditor. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:14:28

Theresa Gasper - Ohio Matters Episode 32

9/21/2018
Episode Notes Theresa Gasper, the Democratic candidate for Ohio's 10th Congressional District in Dayton, sits down with the Ohio Matters team to talk about life as a first-time candidate and her past as a Republican. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:55:31

Aaron Pickrell - Ohio Matters Episode 31

9/14/2018
Episode Notes Aaron Pickrell, former state director and advisor for President Barack Obama's Ohio campaign, sits down with the Ohio Matters team this week to talk about Obama's legacy in the state and if he can still be an effective figurehead. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:39:56

Ohio Matters Election minisode - Senate and Governor's race

9/7/2018
Episode Notes In the first mini-episode of the season, cleveland.com politics reporters Seth Richardson and Andrew Tobias break down the races in Ohio for Senate and governor. Plus, a discussion on Richard Cordray's hoop skills. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:32:41

David Pepper - Ohio Matters Podcast Episode 30

8/31/2018
Episode Notes Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper drops by to talk about his two novels, his interactions with Russian President Vladimir Putin and the time he was kidnapped. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:25:09

Betsy Rader - Ohio Matters Podcast Episode 29

8/24/2018
Episode Notes Betsy Rader, a Democrat running for the 14th Congressional District, sits down with the team to talk about her unlikely rise from Coshocton to Yale, life as a candidate who is a woman in the #MeToo era and what the Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen cases mean for Democrats. Plus, some personal news from co-host Mary Kilpatrick on her latest journalistic endeavor. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:15:47

Steve Dettelbach - Ohio Matters Podcast Episode 28

8/17/2018
Steve Dettelbach, the former U.S. Attorney for Northern Ohio and the current Democratic Ohio Attorney General candidate, talks about his career as a federal prosecutor, his thoughts on political criticism of the DOJ and his time playing basketball in law school with Barack Obama. (Note: We have invited the Republican Ohio attorney general candidate, Dave Yost, to come on the show, but he's yet to take us up on our offer.) See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:13:23

Rich Exner - Ohio 12th Congressional District special election recap

8/10/2018
Episode Notes After a wild election night in the 12th Congressional District special election, the team welcomes back cleveland.com data editor to parse results, as well as a look forward at what it means for the November midterms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:46:55

How's Ohio looking in the 'Year of the woman?" - Ohio Matters Podcast special episode

8/3/2018
We look back at the women we've interivewed on the Ohio Matters podcast, and look forward to November and beyond, as we try to figure out how the "Year of the Woman" will play out in Ohio. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:05:59

Kyle Kondik - Ohio Matters 12th District special election preview

7/27/2018
Episode Notes Kyle Kondik, managing editor of Sabato's Crystal Ball at the University of Virginia Center for Politics, returns to Ohio Matters to preview the Aug. 7 special election in Ohio's 12th Congressional District. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:27:15

The Cuyahoga County corruption scandal: 10 years later - Ohio Matters special episode

7/25/2018
Episode Notes 10 years ago, a corruption scandal rocked Cuyahoga County government. The effects are still being felt today, both in Northeast Ohio and statewide. Former federal prosecutor Ann Rowland and cleveland.com editor-in-chief Chris Quinn join Ohio Matters this week to give their perspective of what it was like working the case from both the government and public view. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:14:18

Kathleen Clyde - Ohio Matters Podcast Episode 27

7/20/2018
State Rep. Kathleen Clyde, the Democratic nominee for Ohio Secretary of State, describes her high-school athletic proweress (although not in the sport you may expect), her passion for elections and what she will do if she's elected. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:18:40

Frank LaRose - Ohio Matters Podcast Episode 26

7/13/2018
Episode Notes State Sen. and GOP secretary of state nominee Frank LaRose talks about his military service, life as a moderate Republican and how he's "jazzed" about voting. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:26:33